Category Archives: Calendar Event

2011-05-05 Electronics Bootcamp

We’re running our first electronics bootcamp. This event will take place over 5 weeks on Thursday evenings at TOG, from 19:00 to 21:30. First session on Thursday 5th May. This is a practical / hands-on introduction to electronics. Its suitable for beginners, as no previous knowledge is required. If you’re curious about electronics and don’t […]

2011-04-17 Easter is coming!

Easter is coming up, and so is a really nice Easter workshop in TOG. As some of you know, I moved to Austria two months ago. Since I’m coming for a visit next week, I decided to bring lots of nice things with me, to show you how we decorate for Easter back in Austria […]

Shamrock soldering workshop

In this Paddy’s Day themed workshop participants will be shown the steps involved in etching a PCB, basic surface mount soldering and will have a choice of Shamrock kits to assemble. 40 LED Shamrock – €12 Members, €14 Student/Unwaged, €16 General Public 68 LED Shamrock – €24 Members, €28 Student/Unwaged, €32 General Public LED Shamrock […]

LED Dot Matrix Display Workshop

Workshop Description: During this workshop you will assemble your own Red/Green 8×8 Dot Matrix Display. Starting with a quick introduction into how the display operates and leading on to an overview of how to convert a circuit into a physical device. You will then use strip board construction techniques to assemble the display. Only basic […]

Soldering Workshop

Workshop Description: This hands on workshop will cover various aspects of soldering; from the basic techniques of soldering, to soldering electronic components to make simple circuits. Participants will learn how to solder and finish off the workshop with a kit they can bring home. Check out some photos from previous workshops in our gallery. Cost: […]

Geodesic domes and IPv6

We’ve arranged two diverse and interesting talks for our social night during Engineers Week on the evening of Thursday 17th from 7pm. The first talk will be from Charlie who will be talking about geodesic domes and how to build them in Ireland. Title: Triangles all the way down Subtitle: How to build a large, […]