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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.

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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

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Intro to puppets pictures

Pictures from the recent Intro to making puppets workshop.

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

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

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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.  

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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/   

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Mooooooooose Made on the Laser cuter.

Cut on VHS’s Laser cutter, The Moose Head Jewelry Stand up-sized to live size. Made by fishboy.

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Call for Letters of Support

The Vancouver Hack Space is partnering with the Vancouver Community Laboratory and the Red Gate Arts Society to put in a proposal to the city for one of the new buildings it’s looking to open for arts and cultural use.

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Hackers on a Train & Super Happy Hacker House 23

What: On August 18th VHS will be hosting two one fantastic events – the Hackers on a Train Workshop Tour and Super Happy Hacker House 23. Hackers on a Train Workshop Tour 2012 Mitch Altman, Jimmie Rodgers, and maybe others will

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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

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