A typical open meeting at Basingstoke Makerspace

This weekly open evening carried on the theme of wood-turning. Our wood lathe now has a foot safety switch and improved personal protective equipment. A group of us, having been shown basic techniques last week, had a teach-in about the correct tools for specific applications and how to part […]

Basic Cosplay Helmet Making

Cosplay is a hobby that involves creating costumes taken from anime, cartoons, comic books, films, television and video games. The talk will show how to create a range of costumes. The bulk of the discussion will revolve around the Kylo-Ren helmet. We hope to build a helmet from scratch during the […]

Want to make something?

We have a laser cutter, 3-D printer, an electronics area, a photographic area, even a sewing machine and wood-turning lathe.We also provide regular talks about diverse subjects; such as Raspberry Pi, image recognition, and Block-chain.But the truth is that we are no longer just an events/talks based organisation, we are a proper Makerspace., We are starting to get...

Our Equipment

The Makerspace has only been open since January 2018 yet the amount of equipment available for 24/7 use by members of our community is rapidly increasing. Laser Cutter Ideal for the hobbyist, the LS3020 LSCT is an upgraded model of the popular A4 laser machine with several advantages […]