Bill

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Co-founder and President at CT Hackerspace. Technology Enthusiast, Hackerspace Evangelist.

It’s Back! Learn to Weld things that don’t fall apart.

BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND! Learn to Weld things that don’t fall apart.

Many DIY projects require welding.  This can be a show stopper for many hobbyists.  Do you dream of building a roll cage, bicycle, tools or furniture?

In this two day introductory workshop, you will learn the fundamentals of welding.

Taught by Wade Barocsi an automotive welding and metallurgy instructor at NVCC.

Dates:

Saturday March 18 10am – 12:30pm and Sunday March 19 10 – 12:30pm.

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CTH Member Cost $59 + $20 materials fee.

Non-Member Cost $79 + $20 materials fee.

 

We will start with a bit of basic theory and safety.  It can be intimidating to get started welding because of the potential dangers involved and the complexity of the equipment.

Starting with torch welding has a lot of advantages, what you learn by torch welding is applicable to all other forms of welding.

We will also talk about welding on a budget, and what types of welding are best for you.

This two day class will cover:

• Safety

• Oxyfuel welding

• Oxyfuel cutting

• Brazing

Additional classes will build upon what you have learned and will include;

• MIG welding (GMAW)

• TIG welding (GTAW)

• Plasma Cutting

 

 

CTH Member Cost $59 + $20 materials fee.

Non-Member Cost $79 + $20 materials fee.

The $20 Materials fee will be collected now at meetup RSVP,

and the class fee will be taken at time of class.

(Cost covers both days)

15 minimum age, parent required for under 18.

Adult free with paid youth admission.

 

Limited to 6 students.  Pre-registration required

All proceeds will go to support CT Hackerspace.

MEETUP LINK:

LEARN TO WELD THINGS THAT DONT FALL APART! (2 DAY CLASS)

Saturday, Mar 18, 2017, 10:00 AM

CT Hackerspace
30 Echo Lake Road, 3rd floor Watertown, CT

3 Hackers and Makers Attending

Many DIY projects require welding.  This can be a show stopper for many hobbyists.  Do you dream of building a roll cage, bicycle, tools or furniture?In this two day introductory workshop, you will learn the fundamentals of welding.We will start with a bit of basic theory and safety.  It can be intimidating to get started welding because of the …

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CT Hackerspace 3D Printer Party and Hackathon 2/19

CT Hackerspace is having their Next 3D Printing Party!

Have you been wondering about 3D printing? Are you thinking of buying or building your own 3D Printer? Do you have a printer but have questions? Has your 3D printer project stalled? Do you have one and want to learn more? Join us for a fun event centered around the 3D printing revolution and join in the fun.

Event starts Sunday, February 19, 2017 at  11:00 AM

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We Love new Tech! See the STEMTera Breadboard in person this Wednesday Night 1/25 at 7pm

WE LOVE NEW TECHNOLOGY !

Just arriving from a kickstarter backed campaign, this is the first run prototype boards of the STEMTera Breadboard – Arduino compatible built-in breadboard. It’s the world’s first Arduino compatible built-in breadboard with Arduino shields, LEGO® bricks and native USB support.

SEE IT IN PERSON THIS WEDNESDAY NIGHT 1/25/2017

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