Classes

Saturday, June 29th: Class – Intro to Motor Control for Arduino

By HackPGH, Info | June 10, 2013 |

Tickets on sale at: http://motorcontrolintro.eventbrite.com/# Want to learn how to make things spin and move? Come learn how to add motors to your next project and control them with an Arduino! In this class, we will cover motor fundamentals, DC motor characteristics, DC motor control, and hobby servo control. The workshop will focus on open…

Saturday, Mar 23rd – (Class) Learn to Solder: Arduino

By HackPGH, Info | February 25, 2013 |

This class will teach you to solder or help you practice your skills if they are a little rusty.  We will guide you through the process of building an Arduino from a kit. Kits will be provided and in the end you will go home with your brand new DIY Arduino ready to make your project…

New Class: Video Game Shield

By HackPGH, Info | April 13, 2011 |

Interested in soldering, but need help getting started? Come learn to solder at HackPittsburgh with the fun and simple Video Game Shield kit. We will guide you through the art and practice of soldering with this easy-to-assemble kit. This class will teach you to solder, or help you practice your through-hole soldering skills if you…

Learn to Solder

By HackPGH, Info | August 22, 2010 |

Interested in soldering, but need help getting started? Come learn tosolder at HackPittsburgh with the fun and simple Tactile Metronome kit. We will guide you through the art and practice of soldering with this easy-to-assemble kit. This class will teach you to solder, or help you practice your through-hole soldering skills if you are a…

Fizzy Drinks Class @ HackPGH Saturday, June 26th!

By HackPGH, Info | June 14, 2010 |

In this class, Marek Michalowski of Dirty Robot Brew Works and Jon Speicher will present the history, techniques, and equipment behind a range of fermented carbonated beverages.  As a hands-on activity, we’ll be crafting an old-fashioned root beer from all-natural ingredients.  Over the course of the activity, we’ll discuss how the same processes of cooking,…