Makerspace – near me

Makerspace directory for the South Bay and Los Angeles Area

What is a maker space:
An shared environment conducive to the hands on creative exploration, discovery and production of solutions to real life needs and wants. I understand that this is yet an emerging movement and yet I hope my definition covers the core. Here is how I got to that definition

Makerspaces near you.

Name: LA Maker Space
Website: http://www.lamakerspace.com/
Location: 694 South Oxford Ave. Los Angeles, CA 90005.
Pio Pico Koreatown Branch Library Second Floor- A block southeast of the Wiltern.
Hours:
Mo-Th: 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Fr: and 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Capabilities:

  • Laser Cutter: Epilog Zing 24 60 Watt (24×12 bed)
  • 3D Printer: Bukobot, UP Plus
  • Tabletop Filmmaking Studios
  • Electronics: Arduino, Raspbery Pi,
  • Computers: PC Laptops
  • Arts & Crafts

Classes: Offered

Cost: $0 – Donation and Volunteer Based

Contact: awesome@lamakerspace.com,
213-632-9852,
PO Box 16311, North Hollywood, CA 91615

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Name: HexLab MakerSpace
Website: http://www.lamakerspace.com
Location: 18740 Oxnard St Ste. 303, Tarzana, CA 91356
Hours:
Mo,Tu, Fr: 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
We,Th: 10:00 am – 9:00 pm
Sat: 10:00 am – 8:00 pm

Capabilities:

  • Electronics & Soldering Station (1)
  • 3-D Printers (5)
  • Large 3-D Printer (1)
  • 4′ x 3′ Bed 100 W Laser Cutter (1)
  • 2′ x 3′ Bed 80 W Laser Cutter with rotary axis (1)
  • Drill Presses (4)
  • Paint Booth (1)
  • Mini Lathe (1)
  • 3-D Scanner (1)
  • Industrial Paper Cutter (1)
  • Sewing Machines (2)
  • Bench Grinder (1)
  • CNC Machine (1 coming soon)
  • Electric Welder (1)
  • Hot Stamp & Embossing Machine (1)
  • Chop Saw (1)
  • Large Format Printer (1)
  • Mold Making Equipment
  • Computers with SolidWorks, Corel Draw, etc.  (4)
  • Vinyl Cutter (1)
  • And More!

Classes: Offered

Cost:
Day Pass: $20
Membership: $45 / month
Membership for students: $35/month
Get deals on their website

Contact: Via website form
(818) 530-7900

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Name: Orange County Makerspace
Website: http://www.ocmakerspace.org
Location: 15641 Product Lane, Huntington Beach, CA, United States
Entrance at the back
Hours:
Mo – Fr: 10:00 am – 8:00 pm
Sat: By member reservations only

Capabilities:

  • Safety Speed C-Series
  • Craftsman 10″” Milter Saw
  • Dewalt Jig Saw
  • Cosch 2.5HP Router
  • Delta Scroll Saw
  • Ryobi 8″ Bank Saw
  • 5 Speed Drill Press
  • 4″ Belt / Disc Sander
  • Blinks 35 Gallon Pressure Pot (2)
  • Blink 25 Galon Pressure Pot (1)
  • BJB CPE Urathane Dispense Gun
  • 5 Gallon Vacuum CHamber
  • 4′ x 4′ Roto Casting 250lbs max
  • Object 260 V 3d Printer
  • Fortus 250mc 3d Printer
  • Makerbot Replicator 3d Prrinter
  • Universal Laser VLS6.60 Laser Cutter / Engraver
  • Grizzly G0759 Mill/Drill with DRO
  • G7062 Multi-Purpose 5″ Bench Vise
  • Milwaukee 5″ Angle Grinder/Cut of disc
  • Soldering station
  • 12/24 VDC power supply
  • Breadboard suicuit supplies
  • Arduino
  • Fluke Multimeter

Cost:
Individual Membership Month to Month: $150/month
Student Military Membership Month to Month: $125/month
Individual Membership 12 Months: $1500
Add a friend or family : $75/month
3 Day Pass: $50 – limited access
Get deals on their website

Classes: Offered

Contact: info@ocmakerspace.org,
714-376-6027