OriginBase makerspace is one of the larger, most well equipped and highly diversified makerspaces in the region. The facility spans a total area of 6,000 square feet.
What a maker can do in our makerspace varies from handicrafts and rapid prototyping to more industrial fabrication capabilities. Our list of tools and materials is constantly growing with growing communities of interest.
The distribution and utilization of space at Originbase is imperative. Every nook and cranny has been exploited and every machine and work station was carefully positioned to maximize the safety and comfort of our makers and to optimize the efficiency of co-working, material handling, and the reachability and mobility of tools and equipment.
We have set the STAGE for you to MAKE
ELECTRONICS & RAPID PROTOTYPING LAB
Originbase has a complete Electronics Lab equipped with a wide array of electronic components including passive and active components.
There is a fully equipped workbench with fused power supplies at different voltages.
ADDITIVE MANUFACTURING LAB
This workspace is dedicated for our members sharing interests in the crafting and designing of wood and wood-related projects.
With a range of wood working power tools, we give our members the space and means to create their next masterpiece.
Be it cutting, shaping, drilling, turning or even carving, we have it all.
The Metal shop is the home to metal working with all the tools proficient of cutting, bending, shaping and fusing metal.
As a metalworker, you will find appropriate tools for the triumph of your project.
PAINTING & FINISHING
The painting and finishing section embodies all the requirments of makers wanting to add a finishing touch to their projects.
Equipped with a large 'Paint Booth', a 'Hydroprinting Tank' and a Washer.
Also available are a wide range of paints and solvents as well as a variety of films to be used for Hydroprinting.
A heat transfer printer is also at your disposal.
MOLDING & CASTING
Our makerspace is fully stocked with just the right equipment and raw materials that are required to work on your next casting project. Covering your interests starting from mould execution, plaster preparation and multiple piece mould production to casting of different metals.
Our CAD studio has a
High-performance PC with ultra wide 29' screens with a large selection of 2D & 3D Design and photo & video editing software.
There's ambient Lighting and a
Leather sofa-bed making this the perfect space for long projects.
AREA: 200 Sq ft
AREA: 1090 Sq ft
Projector and Sound System
Furnished for workshops and events, meetups, talks, photoshoots and a shared working space for makerspace members
Seating capacity: 50 attendees
OFFICES & HOTDESKS
Private and shared workspace available for resident members.
Hotdesk: 146 x 65 cm
AED 1,500 / month
Inclusive of makerspace membership for one
Private Office: 100 Sq ft
AED 3,500 / month for entrepreneurs
Inclusive of makerspace professional memberships for two
MAKER SHOP & LOUNGE
The Maker lounge is the perfect spot for breaks, casual meetings and comfy hang out, self-serving coffee, snacks and refreshments from the nearby kitchenette.
The maker shop is a convenience store for members that carries a wide range of products and consumables from raw materials, sheet material, paint, adhesives, rubbers, to safety gear, tools and tool parts, electronic and mechanical components, and much more.
Items are purchased in convenient quantities and at exclusive prices for members.