Yearly Archives: 2014

Update: Partition Wall Well Underway! 0

We’re making great progress preparing to move from Unit K6 to the much larger Unit F! Our landlord has very generously allowed us entry to the new space before our official move in date of 1st December so that we can clean it up and prepare it for our needs. We’re keen to use the new space […]

With Your Help, We’re Growing Again! 1

Recently So Make It reached financial break-even thanks to our growth over the past 10 months, but we’ve all been feeling a bit cramped in our current space (Unit K6 – 2 floors roughly 350sqft each, top floor divided into two rooms). After a couple alternative spaces got away from us we met up and agreed […]

Unit F

Totton Family Fun Day 0

This weekend Alan the Dalek took his first tentative steps (!) outside of the space to visit the Totton Family Fun Day. He had a lot of fun patrolling the space outside of our gazebo and generally terrorising small children. Despite still being under construction and with a last-minute gym-ball for a dome, he was […]


#50GoodEggs 0

This weekend saw a nicely organized (thanks to the sponsors, our friends at etchUK) egg hunt mainly around Southampton City Centre.  Many local companies and groups played along, creating and hiding their own designs.  So Make It helped a little, creating a Dalek egg cup using one of our members 3D Printers, for the #HackSoton […]


Beaglebone blacks…have arrived 0

…and they are pretty sweet.  I’ve been following the beagleboard guys for a while, and was about to buy the latest beaglebone black for my 3D printer for use a host.  Thanks to the lovely guys at we now have five (yes five!) of the sultry little blighters, a couple of touch screen TFT […]


Arduino Day – March 29th 0

29th March is Arduino Day – a worldwide celebration of Arduino’s first 10 years. It’s 24 hours full of events – both official and independent, anywhere around the world – where people interested in Arduino can meet, share their experiences, and learn more. Open Day at Southampton Makerspace To celebrate Arduino Day we’re hosting an open […]