Category Archives: Engineering

Maggie Philbin and Bill Thompson to Chair Debates at Brighton Maker Faire Mini Conference

Since announcing the makers for this year’s Maker Faire, we’ve been busy working on another exciting layer of the event – the mini conference. This programme of talks and debates runs alongside the main exhibition day on Saturday, and is … Continue reading

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Call for Volunteers – Be Part of the Brighton Maker Faire 2013 Team

Over two years of Maker Faires, our visitors and guests have consistently told us how much they love the event, and the secret ingredient that has made it so amazing is our army of of enthusiastic, dedicated and passionate helpers. … Continue reading

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Marcos Scriven – OpenSCAD tutorial workshop

OpenSCAD is a free and opensource application for making 3D models. Find out how to use a tool like OpenSCAD, and why parametric modelling is useful in general.

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Superpants!

A range of projects themed around fluids, games and lighting, a mix that defies easy description………

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Meet the Maker #3: Cranks DIY Bike Workshop – How to Tighten Bike Brakes

In the last of our our Brighton Mini Maker Faire teaser videos from Larchmont Films, Julian from Cranks DIY bike workshop in Brighton demonstrates how to tighten your bike brakes by replacing the cable. It’s all very much in keeping … Continue reading

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(Re)Make, Don’t Buy – The Green Ethos Behind Maker Faire Brighton

Surprising as it may sound the upcoming Brighton Mini Maker Faire is very much a Green event, and we’re delighted to have so many participants helping us to get a real focus on ecological issues. ┬áIt may sound a bizarre … Continue reading

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