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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 […]


December opening hours 0

Just a brief update to say that we are closed from the 20th December. We are hoping to open again on the Thursday 2nd January.  We hope you have a good holiday and look forward to hearing about your inventions, creations and hacks in the new year.

Behind the scenes of Rendering in 3ds Max 0

SoMakeIt are pleased to be hosting a presentation by Neil Hazzard – Autodesk Principal engineer and development manager for rendering within 3ds Max This is a exciting opportunity to attend a SoMakeIt hosted presentation from a leading 3ds Max developer to hear more about rendering technologies including Nitrous/Quicksilver/mental ray and Iray from someone who has […]


Southampton RepRep User Group July Meetup 0

The July meeting of RepRap user group will once again be held at the So Make It space, all types of printers and people are welcome to come and print, mend, build or just talk about all things printer related. 11am to 5pm @ So Make It Ltd. Hollybrook Road, Southampton, SO16 4PB.