The Rocket's Red Glare

July 2, 2009 | 1 Comment

This Friday, in celebration of July 4th, HackPittsburgh’s open hours will be themed for model rocketry.  Thanks to Steve for the suggestion! July 3rd (tomorrow!) from 6pm to 9pm, bring in your model rocket kits and the Exacto knives, glues, tapes, paints, and decals to put them together.  We recently received a donation of 3…

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Arduino Build Class: July 25th – Register!

July 1, 2009 | 8 Comments

We are now selling tickets for Arduino 1: Building an Arduino. If you missed it the first time, here is your chance to come out and learn to solder and what all goes into an Arduino. If you never soldered, don’t worry – we will quickly and easily teach you how. With the course you…

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June Members Meeting wrap-up

June 29, 2009 | 0 Comments

This month’s general members meeting was held Sunday, June 28th at the HackPittsburgh space. Matt Stultz gave a review of the first month since the space was officially opened to members, including wrap-ups of DevHouse Pittsburgh, Synth Night, Knit Night, and Movie Night.  We discussed some plans for dealing with some of the space issues…

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Cinema and Circuits!

June 25, 2009 | 0 Comments

Come out this Friday for Cinema and Circuits! We will have movies and episodes of MakeTV running all night long. It will be a great time to come and work on projects or just hang out. Bring friends! A Milanos order will most likely be placed at some point. Beer is welcome as well, as…

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Knit Night

June 19, 2009 | 1 Comment

Tonight Friday the 19th is Knit Night at HackPittsburgh. Come on down to the shop and bring some yarn and needles (we will have some if you don’t) and knit with us. We will be teaching basic knitting to anyone who would like to learn or come down and work on that scarf or sweater…

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