TONIGHT'S SPOTLIGHT / Show & Tell Item: Getting the Most out of an Oscilloscope
Chuck Schall who has experience in numerous technologies and electronic equipment, has volunteered to introduce you getting aquainted to Oscilloscope use and basics. In addtion, if you are looking to get even more use out of your scope, Chuck can assist in demonstrating advance uses on individual questions as well. This is a great opportunity to stop by and learn or add to a resourceful skillset.
Last week, our member Art recieved his kickstarter funded project of the 3Doodler a prototype of the worlds first 3D priniting pen - like a freestyle 3D printer. He did the unboxing at our space last week. It will the spotlighted 1/29 Open Space Night.
Submitted by CT Hackerspace on Wed, 01/22/2014 - 9:27pm
Wed, 01/22/2014 - 6:00pm
CT Hackerspace at 30 Echo Lake Road, 3rd floor Watertown, CT. GPS will get you to the address, then follow Silk Street around to the back of building.
We continue to move in, meet each other, and build our new space. Wednesday Open Space Nights are our informal nights where we work on a variety of projects: Personal, Infrastructure, or group designs. Come visit and join in the fun, We look forward to meeting you.
How to find us: Enter rear main door on second level, and take one flight up. The Rear Entrance is located up at the top of the ramp.
As an organization, we are still hit and miss on covering monthly expenses. As time goes on year after year, every month that we miss budget has caused us to dip into our savings over the last few years. Unfortunately, we are missing more than we are hitting and our reserves are running CRITICALLY LOW.
As much as I love building machines and tinkering with stuff, sometimes it's worth it to me to buy a full working product. I wanted a 3D printer but wasn't really satisfied with the performance of self built units that I've seen around.
One of the aspects of our hackerspace to be able to help people start inventions and other business ideas. CT Hackerspace welcomes ideas and makers, and welcomes to provide our space to spark innovation. This meeting is a first in a series of meetings to work towards a real, market competitive, working application.Ideas to include