Submitted by CT Hackerspace on Mon, 01/14/2013 - 8:33pm
Thu, 01/17/2013 - 9:00pm
CT Hackerspace will be having a get together and local meetup of the second International Maker Meetup taking place around the globe and in our very own MAKE office Jan. 17 from 6-8pm PST. The theme of this meetup will be Raspberry Pi.
Submitted by CT Hackerspace on Mon, 01/14/2013 - 8:17pm
Tue, 01/15/2013 - 7:00pm
Stop by for some Pi at CT Hackerspace! Waterbury Linux User Group (WaterLUG) Meeting at CT Hackerspace. Topic for the evening: Raspberry Pi.We're going to get together to talk about the Pi, a nifty and affordable ARM-based computer. Memebers will showing off thier Raspberry Pi's as well. If time permits, we will explore new distros out in development.
Things are coming together on my latest project, a capactive discharge spot welder intended to be used for welding battery tabs. I will be creating a project page shortly to document the entire process but wanted to put something up tonight as I have made some significant progress on the project tonight. Here is a quick look at how the device is coming together.
A common occurrence out our hackerspace has been phones running out of juice. We did not have an organized USB cord collection and members were often running around looking/asking for the appropriate charge cord for their particular phone. We decided to make a dedicated phone charging station with all the most popular phone charging cords.
CT Hackerspace Celebrating with the future Danbury Hackerspace First Night Danbury. Join in this opportunity to promote CT Hackerspace and the hackerspace movement! CT Hackerspace has been invited by Danbury Hackerspace, part of the Danbury Innovation Center, to be part of First Night Danbury, We will be brining some of our smaller hackerspace projects and swag. A Community Celebration of the New Year. Contact Bill if interested in carpooling.
Project Open Sesame: Building an Arduino based Access System - MEETING 2:
The collaboration continues on building an all encompassing security door system to be used at the hackerspace. We will invent, build and test our ideas. A hope to document our work as we go / and and publish it when we're done to help other spaces and groups with a new take on a security system.