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by Bergo
Sun Jan 16, 2011 11:48 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: EVENT IDEA: Arduino Hack Night
Replies: 15
Views: 15130

Re: EVENT IDEA: Arduino Hack Night

I'd like to propose a group buy of Arduino dev kits - Somethig like the Budget Pack for Arduino from Adafruit Industries. Would be helpful to all start off with a common set of components. I don't have an arduino board, but would be interested in taking part. of course purchase should be optional, i...
by Bergo
Thu Jan 13, 2011 4:19 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Video/Mission Statement
Replies: 1
Views: 2354

Re: Video/Mission Statement

I've got a digital video camera and a tripod, don't thik I've ever used them, this would be as good a reason to as any. someone remind me to bring it to the next meeting =)
by Bergo
Wed Jan 12, 2011 4:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Introduce Yourself
Replies: 98
Views: 75982

Re: Introduce Yourself

Hi Kaldonis

Thought I recognized that name, I went to a few SLAN events, back when I spent far too much money on computers.
by Bergo
Wed Jan 12, 2011 3:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Makerspace physical location
Replies: 15
Views: 11151

Re: Makerspace physical location

it just means 3-phase service, you still just use single phase 120v for normal wiring throughout the building. It just means that if we wanted to, we could get a huge ass CNC table, or a massive metalworking lathe :D Also: that sapce on quebec is pretty sweet! does it have a service elevator? (2nd f...
by Bergo
Wed Jan 12, 2011 3:23 pm
Forum: Electronics
Topic: Arduino External Interrupt problem
Replies: 6
Views: 6849

Re: Arduino External Interrupt problem

Hackaday recently (november?) had a big write up about debounce code. here is linkage:
http://hackaday.com/2010/11/09/debounce ... -them-all/
by Bergo
Wed Jan 12, 2011 10:09 am
Forum: General
Topic: What did you tinker with today?
Replies: 15
Views: 10917

Re: What did you tinker with today?

I run a VMware ESX host wwith most of my stuff saved on virtual machines. I write a powershell script to use the VCB framework to do full VM backups to a NAS device. I was something I had originally designed for backing up a prod environment at a former employer, but was pretty easily implemented at...
by Bergo
Wed Jan 12, 2011 10:04 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: hackspace starter inventory
Replies: 32
Views: 22417

The "stuff poeple are willing to contribute" thread

As per suggestions made last night, I figured I'd go ahead and make a thread where peope can do a quick brain dump of some of the skills, resources, tools, and funding they have access to. I'll go first I guess: -I own a full sized truck, can haul stuff to the space if required -I can donate a serve...
by Bergo
Wed Jan 12, 2011 9:54 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Membership fees/incentives for startup capital
Replies: 3
Views: 3351

Re: Membership fees/incentives for startup capital

I would be supportive of a "sign up sheet" to spread the utilization of the space over as many days as possible. I think a sign up sheet which we change up quarterly would be advantageous. If we are paying to lease a space that is only utilized on friday nights and saturday afternoons it would be an...
by Bergo
Wed Jan 12, 2011 9:47 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Makerspace physical location
Replies: 15
Views: 11151

Makerspace physical location

Update: created a new poll in the thread to get some opinions/feedback regarding where people would like to have the space. Feel free to leave comments. The idea for gathering this feedback comes from our last meeting where we discussed the possibility of having a space on the 200 block of 20th stre...