Projects

Check out the cool things people are building at HSBNE!

HSBNE Access Control Systems

A Hackerspace runs on SNARC

SNARC - SNARC, an Arduino derivative designed for controlling doors and equipment via RFID tags.

SNARC+, The Phantom Menace - Luke brings you SNARC+, an Arduino derivative designed for controlling doors and equipment via RFID tags.

Netrol, A New Hope - Luke brings you the Netrol, an Arduino derivative designed for controlling doors and equipment via RFID tags.

Meeting Attendance Swipe - The Meeting Attendance Swipe is an ESP8266 driven wireless RFID checkin point that hooks into the existing access system.

Other Projects

Vending Machine - Brendan H, LuminousElements, Luke, Buzz and many more have been working to get our parts vending machine going!

RFID Capable Drinks Machine Conversion = Brendan (nog3) H has been working on making our drinks machines capable of RFID based purchasing.

Cameras in SPAAAACE - The HSBNE Space Camera is an old, old tradition. Its even hackable! Check out whats going on with this cool bit of kit.

PowerMiser - A cheap, small little circuit designed to help with power bills and space safety.

HSBNE's Darwin - In ye olden days of HSBNE, there was a Darwin, and lo it was good… well, ok. Ok, passable. Alright, complete disaster, happy now? :)

TGIF UAV 2012 - In 2012, a small group of more-insane-than-usual hackers got together to build an UAV for the Outback Challenge, and got all the way to the finals. Here lies their story.

Air2Fuel Project - Sebastian, one of our hackers, is currently experimenting with the complex and challenging concept of turning air, into fuel. Here's his experiments and progress to date.

GiantCNC - Conversion of an old billboard printer into a plasma cnc.

Giant Air Hockey Table - Conversion of an old billboard vacuum bed into a air hockey table.