Good news - we're open for limited services in Wembley. Ujima House is now actively under refurbishment and we'd love your help in making the space the best it can be.

Please pay attention to the main LHS mailing list or pop into our #london-hack-space IRC channel and say hello.

During this interim period donations and continued membership are greatly appreciated while we transition to our new space.

Equipment/Strip Heater

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Strip heater
Model Clarke Model 500 Mk3
Sub-category Fabrication
Status Good working order
Last updated 3 December 2018 16:29:37
Consumables none
Accessories none
Training requirement no
Training link Unknown
ACnode no
Owner Unknown
Origin Unknown
Location Ground Floor, General Workshop


  • Adjust the height of the standoff rails
  • Switch on
  • Put the acryllic on the standoff rails
  • Wait for the acryllic to go soft
  • Bend
  • Profit

We now have three of these, one of which is 110V, and needs a step-down transformer to operate, the others (LHS-owned) are standard UK mains power.


1. Using a Strip Heater – an illustrated guide