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WHO

STEAMhouse Community

WHAT

Metal, Print, Wood, Plastics and Digital Workshops, and technical support

COST

Variable depending on access required

DURATION

Variable depending on access required

About our production space

In our production space we offer a range of specialised workshops and facilities to support prototyping in print and materials, digital design, digital manufacture, resistant materials (wood, metal, plastics) and AR (Augmented Reality)/VR (Virtual Reality) reality, as well as plenty of space for fabrication and assembly.

All of our workshops are supervised by skilled STEAMhouse technicians who are on-hand to help and advise.

What our members say

STEAMhouse has allowed me to explore metalwork, screen printing, 3D printing and more.

Susie Chillcott, Guitar maker

I can’t sing STEAMhouse’s praises enough; the team provides a pillar of support and everyone takes time to understand our needs.

Jack Cornes, Co-founder of Hausbots

Cutting-edge tools for edge-cutting operations

Our production space comprises a fully equipped wood workshop with table saw, planer-thicknesser, bandsaw, pillar drill, sanders, vacuum bag and a range of power and hand tools; facilities for digital design and prototyping including a 2.5 axis CNC router, 3D scanner, vinyl cutter, digital modelling mill, Arduino, laser cutter and 3D printers as well as access to industry-standard software.

We also have a metal workshop with fabrication equipment for rolling, folding, cutting, sanding, polishing, joining and machining metals including MIG and TIG welding and plasma cutting.

Meanwhile, our print room has silkscreen beds, exposure unit and washout booth, sublimation and UV printers, heat presses, industrial sewing machines and overlockers, a bullet steamer and facilities for textile processes including dyeing and discharge, and equipment for biomaterial development.

Finally, our assembly room provides plenty of space for fabrication.

Here to guide you

In addition to providing the latest tools for production, STEAMhouse offers guidance from experienced in-house technicians who can advise on prototyping, as well as delivering interactive workshops in which makers can experiment with their ideas and hone their craft. 

How do I access the Production Space?

 

The STEAMhouse production space, tools and expert advice is available through the following support services:

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