Entries for the ‘Media Release’ Category

Vancouver Maker Faire 2012

The Vancouver Hackspace (VHS) will be at this years Vancouver Maker Faire in full force this year. VHS will also be doing workshops though out the event on how to solder and intro to Arduino You can still get tickets from Vancouver Maker Faire’s website  What: Vancouver Maker Faire Maker Faire is the Greatest Show (and Tell) […]

VHS’s Annual general meeting, July 22nd, 2012

Its time for VHS’s Annual general meeting. At this meeting we will be deciding on the direction that VHS should take over the next year. This is your chance to shape the way VHS operates and provide your input. We expect this AGM to be a long/large one. *mic check* Things to keep in mind. The notes […]

VHS in the Vancouver Observer

One of Vancouver’s most creative and unique spaces is so obscure it takes a Youtube video to find it: through an alley, behind the blackbird-painted door across from some dumpsters, and up a creaky wood staircase. VHS is featured in this Vancouver Observer article about the challenges that arts and cultural groups face in trying to find […]

Look what we got! – NEW LASER CUTTER

A brand new LASER CUTTER  80 watts of cutting power, capable of cutting up to 1″ in certain materials 39″ x 30″ (100cm x 80cm) bed, with the possibility to feed through larger pieces of material Driver type: Micro Stepping Motor Max speed: 1000mm/s Resolution: 2500 DPI Location precision: < 0.01mm air assist nozzle sight laser for easier alignment of cuts […]

Look at all these pretty people

These are some (missing a few) of the people that showed up for the VHS planning meeting.  These people among many others help make VHS work. Join us and help make something awesome.

Thursday open nights, 19:30-22:30

Do you love the VHS? Previously scheduled thingimajig that conflicts with open Tuesdays? Too many awesome makers to find a seat Tuesday nights? Rest easy! Thursdays are your new favorite time to get your make on. Same bat channel, different bat time. Be sure to check out our calendar for every scheduled opening and event, […]

Timelapse & Photos from Super Happy Hacker House 0x0E

Thanks to all who came out and thanks to Luke for hosting such an awesome night! It was filled with hacking of all kinds and lots of buttons!

New public mailing list hosting live

We have migrated out mailing lists away from the old hosting, to our new lists.hackspace.ca domain. All old subscriptions have been moved, and further details can be found here

With a new space comes a new website!

Welcome to VHS website version 2.0. This version will permit our members to have more control and provide more content to our Internet front-end. A more official announcement will be made shortly! Those members attending SHHH X will be able to get their own user accounts.

VHS announces intent to destroy the moon by 2010

The Vancouver Hack Space (VHS) has set a goal of February 12th 2010 to destroy the moon. VHS member mcantelon has said “We have tolerated this inferior celestial body for too long.” The first stage of the plan is to organize a small moon landing party. Once there members will identify potential weaknesses in the […]