Posts Tagged ‘SparkFun’

SparkFun AVC + Afterparty at SSD on June 16

On Saturday, June 16 SparkFun is having their annual Autonomous Vehicle Competition from 8:30 am – 5 pm. There is a spectator registration so they can plan accordingly, accessible through their link. The event is free to watch and registration will take you approximately 17 seconds. Post-AVC the SSD is having an afterparty, so drop […]

Arduino Class at Communikey Festival

On Friday April 27, Solid State Depot teamed up with SparkFun and the CU Hackerspace Club to offer an Intro to Arduino class as part of the Communikey Festival. The class was held at the CU-Boulder campus in the ATLAS building. About 15 students attended. Dave from SparkFun led the instruction and did a wonderful […]

SparkFun Open House Recap

On Saturday October 22 we hosted a table at SparkFun’s Open House. Dozens of people dropped by to chat with us about our Hackerspace, projects we have going on, projects they have going on, etc. SparkFun treated all attendees to a barbecue lunch from Top of the Hill Grill West, and entertainment included a multi-talented […]

Solid State Depot will be at Sparkfun Open House tomorrow

Solid State Depot will be representing at the Sparkfun Open House tomorrow afternoon. The event starts at 11:00am and goes until 4:00pm. We highly encourage you to stop by and check it out. We will have a table set up with a few projects, and we will be there all day to talk hackerspace, offer […]

eTextiles Workshop

Reposted from Hackerspace member Liz’s blog The Path Not Taken When I was a senior in high school I had plans to be a fashion designer. I earned some college credit in fashion attending the School of the Art Institute of Chicago one summer. I designed and made some of the clothes I wore. I […]

Our Antimov Submission Is In

So we have recently completed our video entry to the SparkFun Antimov contest. The goal is to create a robot which accomplishes a mostly ridiculous task and then destroys itself. Our creation, Frankie, was able to light a sparkler using another sparkler and then…Well, just enjoy Our submission took second place. We were narrowly beat […]