RFID + Reprap #2

This Wednesdays meet day (11th April) was a huge success! Started out with a Jelly co-working during the day and ended in the Techspace open night. The agenda for this months open night was: Get RFID module working with Arduino. Print more 3D plastic parts for our next 3D RepRap printer. Install RedHat Linux on a powerful […]

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Wednesday Meetup: Jelly GC and Reprap

A successful day at the TechSpace: The Jelly started at 8:30. Coby gave an impromptu intro to Ruby and Ruby on Rails. Coby also fired up 3 of the 4 rack servers: One has Windows Server already installed and happily running. One had nothing on, so Coby installed Fedora onto it, and then overrode that with […]

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Zoneminder on an old OLPC XO-1

We had a few XO-1’s lying around the techspace, and were in need of a low powered webcam monitoring solution. Why not install Ubuntu on an XO-1 along with zoneminder and get it working with the built in webcam? Great idea! Quick instructions below while I still remember them: Read through these instructions, they are […]

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Bench Top Installation

Benches and space divider are going in nicely. They look awesome and I cannot wait for it to be completed. More photos on meetup: http://www.meetup.com/gctechspace/photos/4970512/

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Reprap Build Day & Ardunio Door Opener

A successful build day on the reprap and we learnt quite a bit about arduinos. Reprap 3D Printer: All the electronics are finished (good job John!), the motors have arrived and it’s taking shape into a very nice looking printer. Next up will be to mount the motors, drive belts, print bed and the heated […]

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Setting up and kickoff

Sooo… We’re finally in the space, setting up and the kickoff was a blast! Exciting to see so many faces interested! Thanks to all for coming along and showing your support, I hope my BBQ skills were up to scratch  Keep an eye out on the meetup group for the upcoming WORKING BEE as the […]

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First Meetup

Our last meeting at the McCafe went great, was an excellent meet and greet and good to finally put solid faces to names. Alot of positive interest towards setting up an official space was expressed and voila! we are on our way! Aiming for key handover to the space the week of 16-22nd Oct 2011, hopefully by […]

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