Hardware Happy Hour (3H) Chicago this Tuesday

This Tuesday night, August 15th, is Hardware Happy Hour (3H) Chicago!

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Join Drew Fustini and more at St. Lou’s Assembly (664 West Lake Street):

August 3H Meetup

Tuesday, Aug 15, 2017, 6:30 PM

St. Lou’s Assembly
664 West Lake Street Chicago, IL

5 Members Attending

Just because we’ll be talking hardware and electronics doesn’t mean we can’t do it on a patio on a summer evening, right?Join us for a Hardware Happy Hour on Tuesday August 15th! We’ll be at St Lou’s Assembly on the back patio.We missed July, so hopefully you have a new project you can bring and show off! Hope to see you all there, please feel fr…

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Hardware Happy Hour (3H) Chicago this Tuesday

Hardware Happy Hour (3H) Chicago for June 2017

Hardware Happy Hour (3H) Chicago was excellent this past Tuesday at Saint Lou’s!

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Sebastian Gajate was in town all the way from Argentina and presented The Amp Hour host Chris Gammell with his own fútbol jersey!

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Thanks to Andrew Sowa bringing his camera and taking the above shot and many more wonderful photosBart Dring brought his latest CNC build: a drawing robot based on Line-us.

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Here the draw bot in action:

Brian Rutkowski’s impressive LED spinner project was a crowd pleaser!

 

 

 

Watch more of the dazzling LEDs in this video:

The adorable Simula robot by Jamie Laing was another favorite:

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Simula made several new friends:

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We were excited to get a look at the purple PCB inside:

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Andrew Sowa showed the results of his technique in KiCad for converting photos into PCB artwork

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We were excited to meet Jose Ignacio Romero who had designed the Low Power Continuity Tester for the One Square Inch contest on Hackaday.io last year.  He brought many projects to share including this color memory LCD board:

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Peter Zieba of Analytics Lounge community lab demonstrated XRF (X-ray fluorescence)!

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View more photos in these galleries:

Hardware Happy Hour (3H) Chicago for June 2017

Hardware Happy Hour (3H) Chicago for June 2017

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The next Hardware Happy Hour (3H) Chicago is Tuesday, June 13th, 6:30pm at St. Lou’s Assembly:

June 3H Meetup

Tuesday, Jun 13, 2017, 6:30 PM

St. Lou’s Assembly
664 West Lake Street Chicago, IL

18 Members Attending

Just because we’ll be talking hardware and electronics doesn’t mean we can’t do it on a patio on a summer evening, right?Join us for a Hardware Happy Hour on Tuesday June 13th! We’ll be at St Lou’s Assembly on the back patio.You’ve had a few months, so hopefully you have a new project you can bring and show off! If not, you have about 2 weeks to …

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Here’s some photos from the previous meetups:

Hardware Happy Hour (3H) Chicago for June 2017

SupplyFrame Hardware Developers meetup before Maker Faire

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We’re excited that there will be a SupplyFrame Hardware Developers meetup next Thursday before Maker Faire Bay Area weekend:

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Thursday, May 18, 2017, 6:30 PM

Supplyframe SF Office
500 3rd St STE230 San Francisco, CA

10 Hardware Developers Attending

We’re having another meetup, this one right before the Bay Area Maker Faire weekend. That means we’ll have a mix of familiar and new faces at the event. We have some familiar and impressive speakers, as always.This month we’re pleased to welcome Jonathan Foote. He is a recovering scientist, tinkerer, and creative technologist with decades of hands…

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SupplyFrame Hardware Developers meetup before Maker Faire

Hackaday+Tindie Maker Faire Meetup

We had a great time last year and recommend folks at Maker Faire Bay Area 2017 come  to this Saturday night meetup hosted by Hackaday and Tindie:

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It’s Maker Faire Bay Area time of year again and we’re holding our 4th annual Hackaday and Tindie MFBA Meetup!

After a ridiculously fun Saturday at Maker Faire, carry on the festivities with us at O’Neill’s in San Mateo on Saturday night from 7pm.

Bring your finest blinky, flashy, IoT, hacks, wearables, or other techy items for us to paw. Bonus points if you bring your #HackadayPrize project for us to get super excited about.

We can’t wait to see you there or at the faire.

Space is limited, so get your foot in the door early. 21 or over only. Please bring ID.

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Hackaday+Tindie Maker Faire Meetup