Every Tuesday 7-9 pm – Makerspace Open Evening

Do you know what happens in a makerspace? Drop in to Basingstoke Makerspace on any Tuesday evening to find out. At a recent Tuesday Open Evening. one individual was making a three-foot long dinosaur skeleton using a 3D printer. At the same time another was demonstrating how to use a […]

Raspberry Pi Night – 7pm Thursday 20th June 2019

On the third Thursday of each month Basingstoke Makerspace members get together for "Pi Night”. This is an open meeting to  answer Raspberry Pi related questions.  Many people  buy a Raspberry Pi and leave it sitting in a drawer unused. Come along to the Makerspace and find what can be done with it. Our group...

Eiffel Tower model – Paper Card Sculpture

Steve H built this model of the Eiffel Tower in Paris from a single A4 sheet of card.  He used the Laser Cutter to score and cut the card.   Once you have cut the basic shape it can be folded it as shown in the animation above.  The […]

Makerspace Repair Café 12noon – 4pm Sunday 30th June 2019

From time to time, we all throw away things that have very little wrong with them and could easily be used again after a simple repair. If you have something broken but could be repaired, then bring it along to Basingstoke Makerspace on Sunday 30th  June.  Our previous […]

CrossRail Signaling – 5 March 2019 7:30pm

Where is my Train? – A talk by Kevin Roche The Elizabeth Line was supposed to be running through Central London by December 2018 but it isn’t. Many people are blaming the complex signalling systems. Are they right? Did a small problem in Mid Wales cause a more […]