Hacklab

Looking for a place to do your project? Vaasa Hacklab is a community workshop where you can work on your own projects alone or with the help of the community. Are you artist, designer, planner, engineer, musician or who ever who like to make things it is a place for you. Vaasa Hacklab is not only the workshop but also the community. Feel free to drop by to have a chat with like-minded or discuss about your ideas.

The Hacklab is located at old military area downtown Vaasa (Kasarmi). More detailed address and guidance in contacts. The premises of 150 m² consists of workspaces for different doing and making.

Major equipment and possibilities:

  • Lounge:
    • Comfy couch
    • Tables and chairs
    • Kid-sized table and chairs
    • Television and video projector canvas
      • Chromecast
    • Beefy computer

  • Softlab room:
    • Sewing machine (Eva RE1312)
    • Vinyl cutter (Roland GS-24)
      • Ordinary sticker sheets
      • Reflective sticker sheets
      • Heat transfer sticker sheets
    • Clothing crease
    • Leather
    • Candle making material
    • Soap making material

  • Electronics workshop room:
    • Workstation for electronics (Teklab)
      • Oscilloscope 50MHz/1Gs/S/2-channel
      • Function generator 0.3Hz-3MHz, 7 regions
      • Adjustable voltage supply 0-30V/0-3A
      • ESD soldering station 100W
      • 3x power sockets 230V/16A
    • Basic electronic components
    • Basic electronic tools
    • Prenta B1.25 3D-printer 1.75mm filament, 25cm x 25cm x … print area

  • Laser room:
    • Mercury laser cutter 25W CO2 635mm × 458mm working area
    • Computer for controlling laser
      • Can be used for modeling too

  • Wood workshop room:
    • many kinds of machines and tools for wood works
    • band saw
    • table saw
    • drill press
    • routers
    • planer / thicknesser
    • scroll saw
    • lathe
    • collection of Makita power tools

  • Metal workshop room:
    • Bandsaw
    • Grindstone
    • Grinder
    • Ceramics oven
    • TIG welder
    • Spot welder
  • Kitchen:
    • Stove
    • Sink
    • Fridge
    • Freezer
    • Dishwasher
    • Coffee table
    • Coffee maker
    • Water boiler
    • Basic utensils and kitchenware
  • Workshop availability
    • 24/7 access