Classes

August 13,2017, 12pm-6pm: CLASS: Welding 101, Industrial Lamp

By Geno Soroka | August 6, 2017 | 0 Comments

                          This class is intended for beginner welders and those looking to brush up on rusty skills while building something fun and functional. This class provides the foundation for basic fabrication techniques using a MIG welder Students will learn to tack-weld into place,…

Many awesome events in July at HackPGH!

By Adam | June 27, 2017 | 0 Comments

Saturday, July 15, 2017, 2pm-4pm: Introductory Programming in Python What is this Class? This is an INTRODUCTORY class for people wanting to start learning how to program computers. It is intended for people who have never programmed anything before; we can’t cram an entire college-level programming class into one evening, but this class should leave…

June 17, 10am-2pm, CLASS: Intro to Motor Control with Arduino

By Adam | May 30, 2017 | 0 Comments

    What is this Class? This is the next class in HackPittsburgh’s series of classes for 2017. We are continuing on the journey to be able to build your own robot or 3d printer. Now that you know a little bit about sensors and Arduino programming, its time to learn how to make things…

May 20, 10am-2pm, Learn to Solder Class

By Adam | May 14, 2017 | 0 Comments

Plenty of tickets left for Learn to Solder Class on May 20 @ 10am-2pm 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…

May 2017: Upcoming Classes and Events in May!

By Adam | May 5, 2017 | 0 Comments

May is going to be a busy month for HackPittsburgh! Free Intro to Oscilloscopes class on May 5th at 7pm. 3D Printer Group Meeting 3DPPGH on May 10th at 7pm. https://sites.google.com/site/3dppgh/home HackPittsburgh will have a booth at Remake Learning Days Kickoff  on May 15, 3-6pm https://remakelearningdays.org/event/remake-learning-days-kick-off-event Learn to Solder Class on May 20th, 10am-2pm (Part…

April 1, 2017: Intro to Electronic Sensors with Arduino Class

By Adam | March 18, 2017 | 0 Comments

In this class you will learn about many  types of sensors, including: switches, voltage dividers, potentiometers, ultrasonic distance sensors, and my personal favorite, the accelerometer (you have one in your smartphone. It allows your phone to do magic!) You will learn the electrical and physics properties of these sensors and the proper way to use…

February 18, 2017: Arduino Programming 101 (Intro to Microcontrollers and C)

By HackPGH, Info | February 6, 2017 | 0 Comments

Buy Tickets here https://www.eventbrite.com/e/arduino-programming-101-intro-to-microcontrollers-and-c-tickets-31438120264  Important: Bring your own Arduino! If you don’t have one, we may potentially sell one to you, but let us know ASAP If you have an Arduino from the soldering class, please bring it!   Class Description This is a class for absolute beginners to the Arduino, microcontrollers, embedded systems, computer…

January 7,2017: Learn to Solder Class (Make your own Arduino)

By HackPGH, Info | December 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

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…

Awesome Classes coming up in November!

By HackPGH, Info | October 24, 2016 | 0 Comments

This November HackPGH will be hosting two classes for absolute beginners! One is for beginners in Electronics and the other for beginners in Programming (Python) November 5, 10am-2pm Basic Electronics Class: Make your own Piano Cost: $40 Buy Tickets Here!  https://www.eventbrite.com/e/basic-electronics-class-2-make-your-own-piano-tickets-28833469684 Interested in Electronics? Want to build cool gadgets? Want to make your own Robot…

May 13th and 14th Classes,Classes,Classes,Come Learn Stuff!

By HackPGH, Info | May 9, 2016 | 0 Comments

May 13th: Intro to the Unix Command Line aka Magical Runes When and Where: May 13th 7:30pm at HackPGH Synopsis: This is an introductory class for getting started using the Linux command line. Whether you want to manage a web server, make the most of a weak computer such as a Raspberry Pi or old…