Why hackspaces are awesome

Why hackspaces are awesome

Presented at SWAMP Fest 2014 (http://swansea.hackspace.org.uk/Meetings/SWAMP2014) as well as Make & Market event at Galerie Simpson in Swansea

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Gerrit Niezen

October 11, 2014
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    “a community-operated physical space where people with common interests, often

    in computers, technology, science, digital art or electronic art, can meet, socialise and/or collaborate.”
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    • Soldering irons • Oscilloscopes • Bench Power Supply •

    Laser Printer • Range of screwdrivers and spanners • Keyboards, Mice and Monitors • Dremel & Drill Stand • Glue Gun • Component Shop • Raspberry Pi • Electronics development kits and programmers Equipment (non-exhaustive list)
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    Images used under the Creative Commons license: Digital Caliper by

    Adam Kuban from Flickr Dragon’s Back Bracelet by the ChainMaille Lady on Flickr Snap-together Robohand by MakerBot on Thingiverse Some photos of Swansea Hackspace belong to Tim Clark, one of our members. C b n a Except where otherwise noted, this work is licensed under http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/4.0/