Hackspace Info

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Address

The Hackspace is located behind CW Autos in Preston, the full address is:

28B Good St, Preston, PR1 8PE

We are about a 10 minute walk from Preston train station.

Access

Currently access to the space is dependent on members who have keys being available, current key holders are:

Plans are currently underway to arrange a rotation of people to ensure the hackspace is open at convienent times, and in addition to this, there is a project in the works to build some form of entry/authorization system.

More details on this project can be found here: Access Control

Internet

Internet at the space is piggybacked off of CW Auto's own line. We have our own router and wifi that is available in the room.

Wifi SSID: Preston Hackspace (or Preston Hackspace 2.4g if you cannot see 5g networks)

Equipment

There are currently only a few pieces of large scale equipment in the space, as well as a handful of tools. We are working on improving this selection over time.

  • 1 x Delta 3D Printer
  • 1 x Ultimaker 3D Printer
  • 1 x Other 3D Printer

Internal Space

internal plan view
birds eye view

Download the current sketchup file of the space. Sketchup 3D modelling software is available free of charge from sketchup.com.