Author Archives: tdr

Featured on Hackaday : Taming A Variac With A Thermistor

We are delighted to have one of our member’s projects featured on Hackaday,   TAMING A VARIAC WITH A THERMISTOR The folks at TOG, Dublin Hackerspace, have a large variac. A variac is a useful device for testing some fault conditions with AC mains powered equipment, it allows an operator to dial in any AC output […]

Boat Building Competition

This event has been canceled. We are hosting the first ever Tog Boat Building Competition on June 4th. In the past we have build bridges but it is now time to take to the water or in this case a home made tank. Participants will create boats and run a time trial in our homemade tank . […]

Dublin Maker 2016

  Dublin Maker is Ireland’s biggest maker community showcase event. It gives a real opportunity for makers to excite and enthuse the general public about the great making communities and their projects. This year it moves to Merrion Square to allow for even more making madness The open call for this year’s Dublin Maker is now open […]

Maker Faire UK Visit

  Check out our photos from our trip to Maker Faire UK here.  

Club Mate Back In Stock

We have just received an order of our favorite German drink. Club Mate is a caffeinated, carbonated, mate-extract, beverage. You get used to it. We have both original and cola varities in stock. Drop by the space and try out this classic hacker drink.

Bridge Building Results

We had out 4th annual bridge building sessions for engineers week last weekend. With 80 tickets sold we had a fun packed day.  The winner bridge held an impressive 28KG before breaking. They are pictured below.   We had a great talk from Cahill Fergal, which lead to some many different bridge designs. Check out our […]