Author Archives: JonW

Laser cutting at FabLab

This week the Adelaide FabLab is holding a masterclass on digital fabrication.  As part of this HackAdl member Tamsyn has created an introduction for using the Laser Cutter with Inkscape.  The blog post can be found here:

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Science Alive Gallery

Dale had his camera at science alive and took plenty of photos including the Amateur radio and Electronics booth and of course, Hackerspace. His blog post is here

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End of June update

The adelaide hackerspace recently submitted an application to become an incorporated body.  This week Pix brought the certificate along. Simon has decided to build a hexapod robot using micro RC servos.  To simplify the task of driving the required eighteen … Continue reading

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24 Hour Hacksession

This weekend a few hardy souls gathered together for a hacksession organised by Robyn that was so incredible it could not be contained within a simple 3 hour period. Robyn continued to work on her robot Pix brought along his … Continue reading

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May update

Robyn brought along a robotic vacuum cleaner with a stuck brush.  It was later seen happily cleaning the floor of Formats basement. Scott continued to work with wireless communications. Hackerspace logo being printed on the Huxley The Huxley continues to … Continue reading

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Another night at hackerspace

Some happenings from the most recent Hackerspace.  

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Hackerpsace Adelaide incorporation meeting

Last night Hackerspace Adelaide had its incorporation meeting. Final attendance was approximately twenty members physical and virtual. The provisional constitution and the name of the organisation were approved by the participants.   In addition Pix has been selected as the initial … Continue reading

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April updates

For your edification we present a few hackerspace related events: Hackerspace member Fee Plumley is currently crowdsourcing funding for her reallybigroadtrip project.  She intends to travel the country cataloguing digital culture off the beaten track.  If you are interested in … Continue reading

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Donation to Hackerspace

Peter West (Scout), one of our members and an enthusiastic electronics hacker passed away recently.  This weekend his family generously donated his electronic tools and supplies to the Adelaide Hackerspace. We are in the process of inventorying this donation and … Continue reading

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Hackerspace at the ANAT 3D printing event.

Yesterday ANAT held an event examining the impact of 3D printing technologies on the future of manufacture.  A full program can be found here: http://www.anat.org.au/2012/02/3d-printing-forum-riaus-monday-20th-february/ For information on proceedings, check out the twitter hashtag #3DprintADL particularly the tweets of Hackerpsace … Continue reading

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