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Project [Communication] – Beginner Websites in WordPress

WordPress is an online system to allow you to create websites. It is flexible and relatively easy to learn. If you get more technically skilled you can alter it one a more flexible level. It’s also easy to move your websites from one place to another. All of these reasons make it a good choice …

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Project [Electronics] – Play Station 2

This PS2 console was part of the Youth Service provision. There are a lot of accessories, this probably still works and just needs a bit of a clean and the cables – which are in another box – organised. Project Status: Needing a VolunteerProject Outcome: A fun piece of gaming history – perhaps the start …

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Project [Tool Refurb] – Vintage Mitre Saw

Thanks to a generous donation we have two working – but in need of refurbishment – mitre saws. They need cleaning and some rust removal and potentially new blades. Project Status: Needing a VolunteerProject Outcome: A useful tool for our workshops, for a member or to sell via ebay Is this a job you would …

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Project [Craft] – Lino Printing

A basic lino printing workshop to let people have a go at printing a simple wall border. I used to make these to sell when I was at tod studios and always meant to run a workshop on this but never got round to, although several people told me they’d like to have a go! …

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Painting Update 10-6-2021

10 Litres on the wall so far! Starting to look good.

Project [Refurb] – Laser Printers

We have been donated 2 laser printers. Laser printers are much better for printing large volumes of documents quickly and quietly – making the best laser printers ideal for home office use. Laser printers also won’t demand a new ink cartridge every hundred or so pages! These ones need to be cleaned and tested. Let’s …

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About Todmorden Makery

make repair learn connect

Todmorden Maker Space is a member-run space where volunteers help people do the following activities in drop-in and workshop sessions. Repair – repair cafe activities – bikes, electronic appliances, anything that can be glued, knife sharpening & textile repairs  Tool library – weekly rental of power tools such mitre saws, cordless drills and garden strimmers …

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Project [DIY] – Workstations for the side walls

This project involves reusing workstations from another room in the college and attaching them to the walls. There are metal rods and feet that we can use too. They are pretty wide so we may be able to split them in two. If you can take on or support this project email – Thanks!

Repair Cafe – 22-5-21 – the first in Tod College

It felt good to do a repair cafe in the new workshop space even if it is still very bare bones right now. Some great fixes!

Cleaning the Workshop Walls for Painting

A fantastic turnout and what a great start for the project. Already some fixes from Elaine underway. Some sewing machines already in there. And starting to build a fab network of volunteers and members.

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New Logo for Todmorden Tool Library

Here it is in all its glory.