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  • HAM Friends - Meetup --> Cancelled... Watch for a ZOOM announcement

    Every Tuesday night our Special Interest Group (SIG) focuses on fun & interesting Ham Radio DIY projects. We are meeting at Robot Garden makerspace and have (supervised) access to their fabrication tools for our ham projects - 3D printers, laser cutter, CNC mills, electronics test equipment, wood shop and metal shop tools, and more. Over the past couple of years we have worked on a variety of projects: - Earth-Moon-Earth (EME) communications using signal bounces - home made directional antenna - custom reflow soldering oven build - mesh network rollout for Tri-Valley - weather balloon launch using APRS for tracking Many attendees are members of the local Livermore Amateur Radio Klub (LARK). But, you don't have to be a member to attend these weekly Meetups. We are open to a wide range of activities and projects. You're welcome to come learn with us. Just show up with your ideas and your enthusiasm! LARK - http://www.livermoreark.org Robot Garden - http://www.robotgarden.org .

  • Robot Garden: Microcontrollers and Electronics Special Interest Group (SIG)

    Members Only: Build & Brag Hour Virtual Meeting (Zoom). ------------------------------------------------------------------ An informal, hobbyist level group meeting to discuss current projects involving electronics or microcontrollers (Arduino, Raspberry Pi, etc.). If you've got a project you're working on or something you'd just like to show off, plan to show & brag! Also, if there's a topic you'd like to know more about, message the host and we can see about getting someone to do a presentation. Looking forward to seeing you at the meeting. RSVP to Jim Berry, [masked],[masked] for online meeting info.

  • Opensource Rover - Design & Build Meeting

    Online event

    Members Only: Building cool demonstration rovers online via Zoom ----------------------------------------------------------------------- Robot Garden recently received a grant to build a NASA inspired opensource Mars Rover. In the hopes of involving lots of different people, we are doing this as a "community build". RSVP to Jim Berry [masked],[masked]

  • HAM Friends - Meetup --> Cancelled... Watch for a ZOOM announcement

    Every Tuesday night our Special Interest Group (SIG) focuses on fun & interesting Ham Radio DIY projects. We are meeting at Robot Garden makerspace and have (supervised) access to their fabrication tools for our ham projects - 3D printers, laser cutter, CNC mills, electronics test equipment, wood shop and metal shop tools, and more. Over the past couple of years we have worked on a variety of projects: - Earth-Moon-Earth (EME) communications using signal bounces - home made directional antenna - custom reflow soldering oven build - mesh network rollout for Tri-Valley - weather balloon launch using APRS for tracking Many attendees are members of the local Livermore Amateur Radio Klub (LARK). But, you don't have to be a member to attend these weekly Meetups. We are open to a wide range of activities and projects. You're welcome to come learn with us. Just show up with your ideas and your enthusiasm! LARK - http://www.livermoreark.org Robot Garden - http://www.robotgarden.org .

  • HAM Friends - Meetup --> Cancelled... Watch for a ZOOM announcement

    Every Tuesday night our Special Interest Group (SIG) focuses on fun & interesting Ham Radio DIY projects. We are meeting at Robot Garden makerspace and have (supervised) access to their fabrication tools for our ham projects - 3D printers, laser cutter, CNC mills, electronics test equipment, wood shop and metal shop tools, and more. Over the past couple of years we have worked on a variety of projects: - Earth-Moon-Earth (EME) communications using signal bounces - home made directional antenna - custom reflow soldering oven build - mesh network rollout for Tri-Valley - weather balloon launch using APRS for tracking Many attendees are members of the local Livermore Amateur Radio Klub (LARK). But, you don't have to be a member to attend these weekly Meetups. We are open to a wide range of activities and projects. You're welcome to come learn with us. Just show up with your ideas and your enthusiasm! LARK - http://www.livermoreark.org Robot Garden - http://www.robotgarden.org .

  • Opensource Rover - Design & Build Meeting

    Online event

    Members Only: Building cool demonstration rovers online via Zoom ----------------------------------------------------------------------- Robot Garden recently received a grant to build a NASA inspired opensource Mars Rover. In the hopes of involving lots of different people, we are doing this as a "community build". RSVP to Jim Berry [masked],[masked]

  • Robot Garden: Microcontrollers and Electronics Special Interest Group (SIG)

    Members Only: Build & Brag Hour Virtual Meeting (Zoom). ------------------------------------------------------------------ An informal, hobbyist level group meeting to discuss current projects involving electronics or microcontrollers (Arduino, Raspberry Pi, etc.). If you've got a project you're working on or something you'd just like to show off, plan to show & brag! Also, if there's a topic you'd like to know more about, message the host and we can see about getting someone to do a presentation. Looking forward to seeing you at the meeting. RSVP to Jim Berry, [masked],[masked] for online meeting info.

  • Aviation Explorer Post #997 - Bi-Weekly Meeting

    700 Terminal Cir

    If you are interested in joining Aviation Explorer Post #997, you are welcome to attend these meetings. Visit our website for additional info - Post997.org Existing Explorer Post members do not need to RSVP to this Meetup. Visitors are encouraged to RSVP since we meet at different locations at the airport. You might not find us without prior contact. Our meetings vary between lectures, presentation, tours and hands-on projects. We have a number of hands-on building projects underway. We will be starting with some basic sheetmetal skills and work our way up to building a Sonex-A kit airplane. Fuselage. Wings. Empennage. Landing gear. Avionics. Engine. - - - - - - - - Note that it is an FAA federal offense to drive a vehicle on parts of the airport grounds (inside the fence line) without proper authorization. So, NEVER tailgate another vehicle through the gate in the fence line. Instead, park only in public areas outside the secure fence line. Depending upon where we meet on the airport grounds, we will provide additional parking details each time we meet. Here are our two most common meeting places: Five Rivers Aviation - If we're meeting at Five Rivers Aviation, they have their own parking lot. Park anywhere and walk into their terminal. We'll be meeting in their multi-purpose room or in their hangar. Explorer Post Hangar - Park in front of the business addresses 180 through 186 Airway Blvd. Call Tom Manger on his cell and he will let you through the vehicle gate located next to Adamson Police Products at 160 Airway Blvd. (Do not park against the Adamson building!)

  • HAM Friends - Meetup --> Cancelled... Watch for a ZOOM announcement

    Every Tuesday night our Special Interest Group (SIG) focuses on fun & interesting Ham Radio DIY projects. We are meeting at Robot Garden makerspace and have (supervised) access to their fabrication tools for our ham projects - 3D printers, laser cutter, CNC mills, electronics test equipment, wood shop and metal shop tools, and more. Over the past couple of years we have worked on a variety of projects: - Earth-Moon-Earth (EME) communications using signal bounces - home made directional antenna - custom reflow soldering oven build - mesh network rollout for Tri-Valley - weather balloon launch using APRS for tracking Many attendees are members of the local Livermore Amateur Radio Klub (LARK). But, you don't have to be a member to attend these weekly Meetups. We are open to a wide range of activities and projects. You're welcome to come learn with us. Just show up with your ideas and your enthusiasm! LARK - http://www.livermoreark.org Robot Garden - http://www.robotgarden.org .

  • HAM Friends - Meetup --> Cancelled... Watch for a ZOOM announcement

    Every Tuesday night our Special Interest Group (SIG) focuses on fun & interesting Ham Radio DIY projects. We are meeting at Robot Garden makerspace and have (supervised) access to their fabrication tools for our ham projects - 3D printers, laser cutter, CNC mills, electronics test equipment, wood shop and metal shop tools, and more. Over the past couple of years we have worked on a variety of projects: - Earth-Moon-Earth (EME) communications using signal bounces - home made directional antenna - custom reflow soldering oven build - mesh network rollout for Tri-Valley - weather balloon launch using APRS for tracking Many attendees are members of the local Livermore Amateur Radio Klub (LARK). But, you don't have to be a member to attend these weekly Meetups. We are open to a wide range of activities and projects. You're welcome to come learn with us. Just show up with your ideas and your enthusiasm! LARK - http://www.livermoreark.org Robot Garden - http://www.robotgarden.org .