Author Archives: tdr

Space Upgrade September 2016

We are always doing upgrades and improvements in our space.  Below are some of our latest.   We have added in extraction systems in each of our toilets. We have disabled the urinal and changed the toilets to be gender neutral.   More desks. We have added a new desk near our lathe and another one […]

Coder Girl Hack Day

Coder Girl Hack Day is a one day tech event focusing on creative wearables, maker magic and web development. It a celebrate of International Day of the Girl and EU Code Week. It brings together the community for an inclusive family event featuring learning sessions for girls & parents. This year, the event will be held on October 15th […]

Electric Picnic 2016

Electric Picnic marks the end of the Irish summer. Some say its too late and summer is already over by the time it happens due to the amount of rain that typically lands on the festival. We were invited by the Science Gallery to run two different workshops over the course of the festival.  We […]

Pew! Pew! 5 things you need to know to start laser cutting

Our own Jeffrey Roe talked to Silicon Republic all about laser cutters. Read an extract of the story below.   Ever dreamed of running your very own laser cutter? Here are five tips to get you started cutting shapes into everyday items like wood or paper. Laser cutting – sometimes called etching or engraving – is […]

Workshops at Electric Picnic

  It has been three years since we have taken our creations to Electric Picnic and showed festival goers what a hackerspace is. This year we are being hosted by our friends Science Gallery Dublin in the Mindfield area. Over Saturday & Sunday will we be giving locking picking workshops and getting visitors to test the conductivity of liquids […]

Inside Culture Interview

The Inside Culture team dropped into our space to learn about maker culture in Dublin and further afield. Our members Jeffrey Roe and Louise Nolan chatted to them about the projects Tog created for Dublin Maker and why they got into making.     Listen back from 30 minutes mark -> https://www.rte.ie/radio1/inside-culture/programmes/2016/0822/811184-inside-culture-monday-22-august-2016/?clipid=2265859