Hackspace-News: New Committee

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Photo by Glenn Carstens-Peters on Unsplash Annual General Meeting: On the 30th of October 2021 the Hackspace held its annual general meeting, a great opportunity for members and trustees alike to meet in person after so long. The committee provided a brief update as to …

Hackspace News: Membership & Housekeeping

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Photo by Isaac Smith on Unsplash Membership: The Hackspace is now well on the road to recovery, and since our last update on the 29th of September 2021, we’ve had a 25% increase in membership, resulting in the Hackspace achieving financial stability once more. This …

Hackspace News: Coming back from COVID

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Photo by Adam Nieścioruk on Unsplash The Impact: From the initial outbreak in early 2020, the Hackspace has seen a steady decline in member activity, with our doors remaining closed for 13 months due to inactivity from August 2020. As a “community-operated” workspace whose ethos …

PiWars 2019: Optical Flow

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This week we considered motion feedback options. We're looking at Optical Flow first because we have a module available. We know we need to built a full SPI interface for the RPi so we can process rotation as well as movement. Also, further 3D printing …

PiWars 2019: Disappointment

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Sadly we only received a reserve place for PiWars 2019. Only a little bit of luck will be needed to compete. We're still pressing ahead with the build and the blogging. This weeks blog is documenting the printing of the first wheel which was designed …