Join us for an exciting and educational Beginner Soldering Workshop! This workshop is designed for those who are new to the world of soldering and want to learn the basics. Whether you’re a DIY enthusiast, a maker, or simply curious about soldering, this workshop is perfect for you.
In this class, our experienced instructors will guide you through the process of soldering components onto a circuit board. You’ll learn about the different types of soldering tools, materials, and techniques. Our hands-on approach will allow you to practice what you’ve learned, so you can feel confident in your newly acquired skills.
You’ll start with the basics, such as how to properly use a soldering iron, and work your way up to soldering components onto a circuit board. You’ll leave this workshop with a fully functioning circuit of your own creation, a greater understanding of soldering, and a newfound sense of confidence.
UCD Innovation Academy, Tog Hackerspace and a team of UCD volunteers will be on hand during this event to give your broken items a new lease of life, from repairing small furnitire items to rejuvenating your favourite pair of jeans.
All UCD staff & students are welcome to attend the repair clinic – bring a broken item or just come and see what it’s all about.
Dublin Comic Con returns to the Convention Centre Dublin on March 9th and 10th. We will be there for the spring edition. This is Ireland’s leading pop culture event. An event for the whole family. Covering everything from movies/tv shows to comics, cosplay and gaming!
We will have a fan table onboth days. We are excited to showcase some cosplays that were built by our members. New sample projects to give everyone an idea of what can be built in our space. Please drop by and say hello.
You can find out more about the event via the following link.
Get ready for an exciting gathering of mechanical keyboard aficionados at Tog Hackerspace on Saturday, April 20th, 2024, starting at 3 pm. Whether you’re a seasoned keyboard veteran or just dipping your toes into the world of mechanical switches, this meetup is for you!
Address: Unit 1B Motor City, Kylemore Road, Dublin 12, D12 CF6V
If you would like to donate and support this meet up register through our Eventbrite page. Your generous donations will contribute to the success of future meetups and allow us to continue fostering a vibrant community of mechanical keyboard enthusiasts. A ticket is not required but it helps us plan.
Join us for an afternoon of keyboard exploration, where you can:
Keyboard Showcase: Bring your prized keyboards or simply come to admire the diverse range of setups on display. From vintage classics to custom builds, there’s something for everyone to marvel at.
Hands-On Experience: Test out different switches, keycaps, and layouts. Feel the tactile feedback, listen to the satisfying clicks, and discover which combination suits your typing style best.
Community Connection: Engage in lively discussions with fellow enthusiasts. Share your experiences, seek advice on your next build, or simply geek out over your favourite keycap profiles.
But wait, there’s more! After the meetup wraps up at 7 pm, stick around for Tog Hackerspace’s monthly Open Social Night. It’s the perfect opportunity to unwind, mingle with other members of the Tog community, and enjoy some refreshments.
You can also watch our own long-form video where we reflect on Tog in its current and former setting and talk a bit about what’s going on in our hackerspace.
We’d like to extend a big thank you to our member Morten Jakobsen for putting this video together. If you’d like to support him please give a follow on his socials. Links are on his website at jakeobsen.com