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Umeå Hackerspace is closed.

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Remember to check the open status indicator here on the website before dropping by, since it's not guaranteed that anyone has arrived yet. Or just ask on IRC/XMPP.

We are also listed on spaceapi, which has phone apps available. Just search for "spaceapi" wherever you get your apps, install any one you like, then search for "Umeå Hackerspace".

Articles tagged with cleaning

  1. Cleaning day #1

    By tomas

    Today we (tms, jonasbits, GINYFB and baader) sorted and packed stuff that had already been deemed trash and sent it to the great beyond. Some of the stuff was donated to Returbutiken.

    There are still some more things to get rid of, like the old broken flatscreen TV, lots of …

  2. Cleaning in progress

    By tomas

    Now that the pandemic is effectively over (or is it?) members have been returning to the space and noticed that lots of stuff has mysteriously accumulated over the last couple of years. Mostly in the form of cardboard moving boxes containing mysterious things. Luckily some members have been picking up …


    Nu till helgen, fredag mer bestämt, så kommer det vara städdag i spacet! Vi kommer gå igenom gammalt stuff, måla lite, bygga lite stuff mm. Alla medlemmar är wälkomna att hjälpa till och jag uppmanar alla att lappa sina saker eller deltaga!

    Mer info kommer!

    Preliminärt kl 17-22 på fredag …

  4. Post cleaning update

    By tomas

    Just a quick update on two nice things after that latest cleaning. First, we now have space for a whiteboard and meetings in the lab:

    [caption id="attachment_978" align="alignnone" width="300"]Lab with whiteboard and tables for meetings and coarses Lab with whiteboard and tables for meetings and courses[/caption]

    Second and finally, the outside/entrance area is …

  5. Improving fire safety

    By tomas

    First some information about Saturday's space cleaning: we (me and Sebastian) have taken a trailer's worth of junk to the recycling centre already, meaning there's considerably less stuff to take away tomorrow. We've mostly gotten rid of all the empty server cases that were thrown in a big pile in …

  6. Kickbike fun in the space

    By mmn

    We just got rid of a table and some crap. Time to celebrate the new empty space within Umeå Hackerspace!

    Also, the police may have visited us, as can be seen on this surveillance tape.

  7. The arcade machine is getting there...

    By mmn

    Arcade machines are a thing of the past, you might think. Big, clunky and expensive with a just about as lifelike experience as your old 15" CRT, except for the actual controls. And those only interest people with some sort of nostalgic feeling to the golden arcade days.

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