It seems like Christmas hits the stores earlier and earlier every year. And while that makes many of us shake our heads in bewilderment and sadness at the over commercialization of the holiday season, it also provides makers a wonderful opportunity
There’s more activity at Benicia Makerspace than we can keep up with. Here are a few things that happened in October. Finished RFID Access System The RFID access system is finished and working great. This is what allows us
I had the chance to show off the new doorbell for the Makerspace on This Week In Google. Now we just have to get it installed at the space. It would be easily adapted for Halloween costumes that need sound, too. I
If you haven’t been to Benicia Makerspace is a while there are some new additions around the space.
As the clock marches down to our grand opening on July 11th, we are pleased to announce the the welders are up and running. Doug and Jim did some test welds and everything seems to be working fine. We hope
For many of us that work with electronics it is sad to see Radio Shack close it’s doors for good in Benicia and around the country. For so many years it was the place to run to in an emergency
There is still a lot of work to be done, but we got a couple of big items crossed off the list on Saturday. After enjoying some tasty pancakes, bacon and sausage gravy, Jim, Doug and Doris worked on installing new
We are excited to announce that we have obtained a bigger space in the Industrial Park that is more suited towards making things. The space has an entryway, three small offices — one of which is home to California Ebike, and warehouse space.
Benicia Makerspace was once again at the big Maker Faire Bay Area this year. Thanks to Nicci, Doug, Jim, Chris, Aiden, Trish and Frank who helped staff our booth over the 2.5 day event. If you weren’t able to attend,
Say Hello to Benicia Makerspace Update 05-01-2015: This is now our old space 🙂 We finally have a space of our own. Thanks to the generous offer of the Benicia Unified School District we have a small space that we