Entries for the ‘Media Release’ Category

HACKER MOVEMENT BLOSSOMING IN VANCOUVER

Vancouver Hack Space FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE HACKER MOVEMENT BLOSSOMING IN VANCOUVER VANCOUVER – DIY is alive and well in Vancouver.  On June 1st, the Vancouver Hack Space (VHS) will relocate from the Downtown Eastside to a new home at “The Bunker”, 270 East 1st Ave.  Amidst ongoing evictions and closures of community organizations, the Vancouver […]

We’re Moving to VHS 3.0, 270 East 1st

Details After 18 months of searching, VHS has finally found a new home! Our space behind 45 West Hastings served us well, but we’ve outgrown it and it is time to move on.  As of June 2013 our new home, affectionately dubbed The Bunker, is at 270 1st Ave E, Vancouver.  The new space is […]

Photos from Raspberry Pi Night with Pete Lomas of the Raspberry Pi Foundation

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Raspberry Pi Night with Pete Lomas of the Raspberry Pi Foundation

What: Pete Lomas of the Raspberry Pi Foundation and hardware designer of the Raspberry Pi will be visiting VHS for a special Raspberry Pi Night! Where: VHS (45 west hastings alley entrance http://vancouver.hackspace.ca/wp/about/ ) When: Tuesday April 2nd @ 7:30pm Why: We have a rare opportunity to learn from THE expert on the Raspberry Pi’s hardware! Who: […]

Ski Pi! With Pete Lomas of the Raspberry Pi Foundation @ Whistler

  What: Ski Pi! A Fun day of skiing and boarding with Pete Lomas, of the Raspberry Pi Foundation and hardware designer of the Raspberry Pi. Where: Meet at the Roundhouse on Whistler mountain (top of the gondola) at 10am. When: Friday March 29th from 10am-3pm Why: Pete’s visiting for a couple of weeks, so […]

Super Happy Hacker House – Sponsored by Chipkin Automation Systems and Paul Fisher (Fishboy)

  The Storm brewing keg that will be at tomorrows SHHH (Super Happy Hacker House) will be provided by Chipkin Automation Systems. The home-brew IPA keg provided by Paul Fisher (Fishboy). If you or your company would like to sponsor a night at VHS with kegs please contact us.  

Intro to puppets pictures

Pictures from the recent Intro to making puppets workshop.

Pictures from the TV-B-Gone Build/Upgrade Night

Here are some pictures from the TV-B-Gone workshop held at VHS last week    

Treads featured on Thingiverse Created by LoialOtter

One of VHS’s members, LoialOtter created a 3d model for some tank treads on his massive 3d printer (700mm x 350mm x 350mm) and uploaded the designed to thingiverse. The tank treads have just been featured on the front page of thingiverse.   Congrats LoialOtter for being featured on Thingiverse!

International Maker Meetup for 3d Printer Users – Pictures

VHS hosted the Vancouver area Maker Meetup for 3d Printer Users on Thursday Nov 15 . At 6pm there was a Google HOA which we had up on the screen. http://blog.makezine.com/2012/11/06/first-international-maker-meetup-on-3d-printing-nov-15/