EMS member Greg Norman posted a +instructables on how to “Soldering SOP or micro surface mount chips”. Well done Greg! http://www.instructables.com/id/Soldering-SOP-or-micro-surface-mount-chips/
First meeting tonight for the 2014 Eugene Maker Space board. Congratulations to the newly appointed positions of; Cliff Cox Secretary, Darrell Perko Treasure, James Hukill Marketing/PR, Kassandra Kaplan Facilities/Inventory, Weston Turner Champion/President.
Congrats Clif Cox, Darrell Perko, James Hukill, Kassandra Kaplan, Weston Turner!
Congratulations to all new board members. Thank you all for those that participated in the elections process. See you at the next member meeting!
On November 23, 2013, Eugene Maker Space held its first ever punkin’ chunkin’ competition at The Science Factory! It was such a fun event with a fantastic turn out. We had five teams enter the pumpkin chunking contest, with a 6th last minute entry. The last entry was a much smaller machine that threw apples…Details
Where does the time go? There is now only one week left until Eugene Maker Space’s very first Punkin’ Chunkin’ competition! There are currently four teams entered into the competition. Here is the official list: Shanker Free Crankers Low Earth Orbit Kerbalnauts CPepo – Propulsion Teams have decided to keep their designs secret up to…Details
OregonASK Invited Eugene Maker Space (EMS) to have a booth at todays After School conference. Bob Miller and myself (James Hukill) volunteered to represent EMS onsite at Chemeketa Community College (Salem, Oregon). OregonASK mission statement is “To support, expand and advocate for quality out-of-school time programs and activities for children, youth, and families throughout Oregon.” I think…Details
Open to the public shop hours tonight 6-8pm. Don’t have a Pumpkin’ Chunkin’ team yet? Swing by the shop and toss one together! 687 McKinley St., Suite #2, Eugene, Oregon 97401
Did anyone see any jaw dropping must have costumes for next year? Anything you want to bring to the shop and start the planning to be the king of your neighborhood? How about any killer lawn/house decorations? Swing by the shop tonight and share what you saw, did or want to do next year! Open…Details
Eugene Maker Space will be holding it’s first ever Punkin Chunkin’ contest! If you aren’t familiar with the tradition of punkin chunkin’ then you are in for a treat. The general idea is for teams to build contraptions that can launch pumpkins as far as possible. Whichever team can launch their pumpkins the farthest will…Details
EMS member Rick Osgood (http://bit.ly/18kpxIZ ) SCARES up another Halloween hack. A double helix Jacobs Ladder (http://bit.ly/HtbuGT ). Congrats Rick ( @rickoooooo ) on another ELECTRIFYING fast hack.