Takeapart day!

See http://www.nova-labs.org/blog/2012/08/23/kids-take-over-nova-labs-for-take-apart-night/ for a summary of one of our last events, which was very successful and fun.  Now we're ready for another!

We're going to be disassembling a set of non-functioning computer and office equipment to see what makes it all tick; bring along anything like this that you have sitting around the house that would normally go out in the trash.  Some parts will be saved for future projects and we'll recycle what we can.  

This is part of the familiarization process for using tools and seeing how mechanical mechanisms work.  Please bring several sizes of standard and phillips head screwdrivers, hex (metric and english/SAE) and Torx (T15 and T10) screwdriver bits, and pliers.  Polycarbonate safety glasses are encouraged, hammers are not!

We do not have enough room for everyone to park in our shared parking lot.  Please park across the street, map here: http://nova-labs.org/contact/#parking

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  • RobertO

    We'll be there for TakeApart Day, and we'll bring our hacking driver bits!

    September 28, 2013

  • Lee C.

    Brian,
    Do you want me to bring my "box O' screwdrivers" and help out?

    September 22, 2013

    • Brian J.

      Sure, if you're free we'd love the help.

      September 25, 2013

  • Thierry

    I have some items to donate; do you still need any?

    September 24, 2013

  • Sarah

    My kids and I had a great time at the last one of these. We'd love to come back if there is space!

    September 23, 2013

  • Krystal

    Oh no, I missed this while waiting for a reply to my question. Really only 8 spots? No waitlist?

    September 16, 2013

  • Jose Luis M.

    only 8 spots ?

    September 13, 2013

  • Krystal

    This looks great. My son wants to attend and either my husband or I will bring him. Do we need to RSVP and pay for 1 or 2.

    September 10, 2013

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We just grab a coffee and speak French. Some people have been coming every week for months... it creates a kind of warmth to the group.

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