February 2, 2018, 7:30pm-9:30pm, CLASS: Laser Cut Edgelit Acrylic Heart Class

January 23, 2018 | 0 Comments

What is this Event? This is an opportunity to learn a new skill, build something, and create the ultimate Valentine card. Wewill go through the process of converting a graphic file into an etched acrylic plaque, and then through the process of building a base with LEDs to light it up.This is an basic workshop…

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

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…

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

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…

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HackPGH December Newsletter

December 16, 2017 | 2 Comments

*Dusts off the spiderwebs from the keyboard* WOW, this thing still works! We’ve been very busy from the last time you’ve heard from us. We don’t even know where to start! We have some important updates! We’ve been busy making waves in the community! We’ve kicked off PA’s Manufacturing Week with Making Your Future, Secretary Davin,…

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

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…

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