3D Body Scanner Project

As part of a collaborative project we have been making a 3D body scanner using Raspberry Pi cameras. Here’s a video showing the results. And for more info…

Build Brighton Science Festival 2017

Build Brighton was packed to capacity at our recent child-friendly open evening, which was part of this year’s Brighton Science Festival. Adults and children joined in with hands…

New Textiles Club

We have a new textiles club which meets on Tuesday evenings. Members have been bringing along a range of projects they’re working on from bow ties to lampshades…

Woodworking Projects

Lance is busy working on a commission for Redoubt Fortress making a display piece for their museum. Here are some of the previous projects he’s made at Build…

RFID Project

Neil has been working on a new RFID system and has been showing Jon and Justin how to use it. We already have Arthur’s amazing door system, so…

New Virtual Reality Group

We have a new Virtual Reality group forming, starting with Poppy’s VR Scanner project and Anthony’s Dragon’s Fire Flying game. The aim is to make a scanner using…

Beautiful Bowl Making

Here is one of the beautiful bowls Stewart made on the wood turning lathe from giant burls Sam brought in from his work as a tree surgeon.

Japanese robot makers visit Build Brighton

The people from PLEN Project came and showed us how to make their mini humanoid robot, the PLEN 2. And their original robot came along to show what…

RSA Ours to Master Report

The RSA have published an interesting report on makerspaces, featuring a case study of Build Brighton plus other schemes around the country. It looks at the population’s changing…

Brighton Science Festival Workshop

Kids had fun learning about LEDs and circuits by making little wooden houses and mushrooms. The house uses a light dependent resistor so the LEDs turn on when…

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