Members were hostile, brandished weapons with a casual disregard to my safety. Excessive drinking and swearing. Not a place for children. They kept yelling "safety third" while drinking rum and operating heavy machinery. Do not recommend you stop by.
Hackerspaces are a global phenomenon, and OC has its very own in this collective of Fullerton-based tinkerers that loves to tear shit up, then build new shit. From computer repair and clown-jousting battle gear to marine radios and mobile DJ units, there's very little that can't be made, fixed or salvaged in the 1,800-square-foot space, which includes an arsenal of tools and heavy machinery ranging from welders to lathes. With members as creative as they are capable, the collective was... More »