Events

February 10, 2018, 1pm-5pm: CLASS: Learn to Solder Flashing LED Valentine’s Day Heart!

By Geno Soroka | January 23, 2018 | 0 Comments

What is this class? 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 a Velleman MK101 Flashing Led Sweetheart Kit, perfect in time for Valentines Day! Buy tickets here ($30) https://members.hackpgh.org/event-2792470 Recommended Age Group: 8-99 (kids…

February 18, 2018, 12pm-4pm: CLASS: Welding 101, Industrial Lamp

By Geno Soroka | January 23, 2018 | 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…

December 9, 2017, 1pm-4pm: CLASS: Learn to Solder Flashing LED Xmas Tree!

By Geno Soroka | November 15, 2017 | 0 Comments

What is this class? 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 a Velleman MK130: 3D Xmas Tree Kit, perfect in time for the holidays! Buy tickets here ($30) https://members.hackpgh.org/event-2730974  If you cant make it…

November 19, 2017, 12pm-4pm: CLASS: Welding 101, Industrial Lamp

By Geno Soroka | October 31, 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…

November 4, 2017, 11am-3pm: CLASS: Intro to Basic Electronics (Make your own Piano)

By Geno Soroka | October 17, 2017 | 0 Comments

Please buy tickets on Eventbrite below https://www.eventbrite.com/e/basic-electronics-class-make-your-own-piano-tickets-38673118338 Interested in Electronics? Want to build cool gadgets? Want to make your own Robot and take over the world? Come to HackPittsburgh and learn all about the basics of electronics, and build your own electronic piano! Topics which will be covered include: What is electricity? Essential concepts like:…

October 22, 2017, 12pm-6pm: CLASS: Welding 101, Industrial Lamp

By Geno Soroka | October 17, 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,…

September 23, 2017, 12pm-6pm: CLASS: Welding 101, Industrial Lamp

By Geno Soroka | September 4, 2017 | 1 Comment

                          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,…

August 12, 2017, 2-4pm: Demo: Transmission Of Music And Speech Over A Light Beam

By Geno Soroka | August 6, 2017 | 0 Comments

            Come see an awesome electronics demonstration by our Swiss CMU Professor member Luc Berger. His demonstrations are always extremely popular, unusual, and interesting. Its the kind of stuff you wish Physics teachers did more of in school. Topics for the demo • This demonstration starts with a simple review and…

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…