Lulzbot TAZ Unboxing and First Prints 0

Here’s the video of the unboxing and initial testing of our new Lulzbot TAZ 3D printer which we won in a recent competition. A big thanks to Lulzbot for picking our entry. You can see more pictures of the printer in this facebook album



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 […]

SoMakeIt Prop Building and Cosplay night – 4th March 2014 1

Much of the SoMakeIt member demographic have an interest in Sci-Fi, gaming, and of course being Makers. It is perhaps not surprising that there is already a keen interest in building movie prop replicas and costumes. SoMakeIt is kicking off a regular Prop Building and Costuming night, starting on Tuesday 4th March 2014 @ 7.30pm With […]


The beginnings of some organised storage space!

A Place Of Our Own! 7

It’s our very sincere pleasure to announce that we will be holding the Grand Opening of our first dedicated space: On1st February 2014 at 2pm(please arrive from 1pm) At Southampton Makerspace,Unit K6, Liners’ Industrial Estate, Freemantle, Southampton SO15 3FQ It’s been a very long road but we’re very excited to finally have a place of […]

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.


SoMakeIt 1st Oct 13 – Cerberus & Prusa i3 3D printer assembly & more 0

Here’s a short video blog about the projects that went on a the Southampton Makerspace opening on Tuesday 1st October 2013, including Mark and Dave’s Cerberus & Prusa i3 3D printer assembly progress, Chris’s J Head MK5b hotend printing ABS, and Anton’s LED cube project. You can see more pictures in the facebook album.

RepRap & 3D Printing Workshop at IBM Hursley 0

The September RepRap & 3D Printing Workshop took place at IBM Hursley today, 29th Sep 2013. You can see some pictures in the facebook album, and a video with interviews from printer owners, some filament info, print examples, as well as general chat. Keep an eye on the Workshops page for info about the next meetup.


thumb Workshop at SoMakeIt 18th Sep 2013 0

The first workshop took place at SoMakeIt yesterday evening which was fully sold out. Check out our page for future dates. You can also see more pictures in the Facebook album for the evening.

Projects at SoMakeIt Opening Tuesday 17th Sep 2013 0

We made a short video blog about some of the projects that were at the regular Tuesday opening, including Anton’s LED cube, Antony’s camera slide and trigger box, and the new J Head MK5b for Chris’s 3D printer which lives at the space. You can also check out more pictures in the facebook album for […]



Southampton RepRep User Group – 29th September Meetup @ IBM Hursley 0

This month we have a fantastic venue for the 3D printing user group, IBM’s Hursley site is Europe’s largest Software Lab, steeped in the history of the computer industry and prior. With plenty to see and more than a few IBMers owning printers this is sure to be a large meetup. Directions to Hursley can be found […]