Getting to know: Craft and Cake

As a recent volunteer at Hack Oldham, I decided to get to know Hack a little better, by visiting some of the weekly activities. My first visit was to the Monday night session, Craft and Cake. As someone who considers themselves not very craftsy, I was shocked to find...

Laptop Stickers

I have recently been having a go at some vinyl cutting. Hack Oldham has a Mutoh cutter. So, what better thing to do than cut some stickers for members to stick on their laptops. I used Inkscape, an open source vector graphic editor to convert the logo to a vector and...

DIY Computer Controlled Router-Part 4

I’ve got quite a lot done since my last post. My neighbour kindly machined the Y axis risers and Y axis gantry for me. I really did not do much on these myself, so here is a pic of them after installation. You can see the linear bearings installed on the rails...