Entries for June, 2012

CanDo Robot Day, Saturday July 7

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Hkowh9we6VM] CanDo is a line following robot developed by yours truly for anyone looking to get started with Arduino and robotics. It requires no soldering, no cutting, and only a small amount of tape. The VHS will be hosting a CanDo day Saturday, July 7, from 13:00 to 16:00. If you picked up a […]

Vancouver Maker Faire 2012

The Vancouver Hackspace (VHS) will be at this years Vancouver Maker Faire in full force this year. VHS will also be doing workshops though out the event on how to solder and intro to Arduino You can still get tickets from Vancouver Maker Faire’s website  What: Vancouver Maker Faire Maker Faire is the Greatest Show (and Tell) […]

VHS’s Annual general meeting, July 22nd, 2012

Its time for VHS’s Annual general meeting. At this meeting we will be deciding on the direction that VHS should take over the next year. This is your chance to shape the way VHS operates and provide your input. We expect this AGM to be a long/large one. *mic check* Things to keep in mind. The notes […]

First Cuts with the Laser Cutter

We’re making good progress on the laser cutter, with the first cuts being very successful. There’s still a few issues to resolve, and lots of testing yet to do to figure out optimal settings for cutting various materials – but we’re getting very close to being able to start the material library and begin training!