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Freeside has lots of equipment, spare parts, material, furniture, and almost anything you can think of.

We're always looking to expand, so we also have a Wishlist of equipment that we'd like to have. For things that are on loan to the space, we have a Loanation Agreement.



3D Printing

Electronics Lab

  • Death-Bot, Freeside's Hexacopter
  • Solder
  • Flux pens
  • Flux paste
  • Soldering Irons
  • Toaster Solder Reflow Oven
  • Helping Hands with Magnifiers
  • Copper wool in cups
  • Arduino Uno
  • TI MSP430
  • Raspberry Pi
  • Oscilloscopes
  • Bench power supplies
  • Multimeters
  • Breadboards and test benches
  • Desoldering tools
  • Many, many spare parts and components


  • Desk space for 16
  • Portable projector
  • Whiteboard (both on the wall and on the tables!)
  • Official-looking teacher's desk

Server Room


  • A bunch of couches and chairs
  • 16ft x 9ft projection screen
  • 1080p 2500 lumen projector
  • 5.2 Surround sound system
  • Totally legit podium with a microphone
  • Stage for presentation area
  • Beautiful, well-designed media cabinet
  • Weird videos from the internet

Media Lab

  • Media workstations (Windows and Linux)
  • Network attached storage (NAS) systems
  • Emotiv Epoc brain-computer interface headset
  • Vuzix stereoscopic glasses
  • Kinect with SDK
  • Eye tracking system with Open Gazer and OGAMA
  • Arduino
  • Raspberry Pi
  • Yamaha guitar (now playable, available for further hacking)
  • Starcaster by Fender guitar
  • Ben's custom guitar
  • Peavey Rage 158 Guitar Amplifier
  • Avid Vocal Studio mic kit
  • USB-to-DMX interface
  • Dreamlights RGB LED lighting
  • 5.1 Surround sound system (it's more like a 9.4 system - Alan)

Bio Lab

  • Stereoscopic microscope
  • Glassware
  • Slides
  • Hot plate with stirrer
  • Scales
  • Incubator

Ham Shack

  • Multi-Operator Radio Station Desk
  • Patch Panel for coax and other cables
  • Multiple power supplies and battery backup power
  • SWR and Transmit Power Meters
  • Amateur Band Plan, Maidenhead Grid Maps, and other information charts
  • PC for SDR, station logging, and digital modes
  • Locker for radios
  • Radio Rack
  • Kenwood UHF Transceiver (70cm band)
  • Kenwood VHF Transceiver (2M band)
  • Cobra CB (Possible conversion to 10M band?)

Tool Room

Our tool room, finally organized
  • Jigsaws
  • Circular Saws
  • Grinders and Cut-off Wheels
  • Power Drills and Hammer Drill
  • Craftsman Router 315-17300
  • Extension Cords
  • Dremel Hand Tools
  • Planers
  • LOTS of almost-complete kits of drill bits
  • More than 30 clamps
  • Screwdrivers, pliers, and such


The Woodshop as seen from the loft


Metal Shop



  • Safety glasses
  • Ear plugs
  • Heavy-duty hearing protection
  • Dust masks and air filters
  • A hard hat
  • Eye wash
  • Two First Aid kits


  • Build-out Materials
Personal tools

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