Self-Propelling Spheres – Design Explorations & Open Lab

View On Meetup.com Date Thursday, 11 Oct 2018 7:00 PM At this meetup we will consider what designs considerations are important to building a self-propelling sphere. I envision two 3D printed hemi-spheres, with some to be identified electronics, that can propel a ball.. ideally by remote control/Bluetooth. Does this involve gyroscopes, or motors? What physics…

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Solar Competition Team Formation – Quick Starter Session

View On Meetup.com Date Thursday, 04 Oct 2018 6:00 PM Fellow Makers, let’s revolutionize solar energy harvesting! With the impetus of a $3 Million dollar prize pool, let’s enter a Solar Technology competition:https://americanmadechallenges.org/solarprize.html As is life, we only found out about this competition recently, and the critical entry deadline is THIS Friday! That means we…

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Coding Night & Open Lab

View On Meetup.com Date Thursday, 27 Sep 2018 7:00 PM Come work on your coding project, or help out with our community-developed project: a solar tracking turn table Get details on our Solar Tracker project here:www.mocomakers.com/wiki/solar-tracking/ The solar tracker project uses Arduino and Python. If you don’t have a project to work on, come out…

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Maryland Maker Day

View On Meetup.com Date Saturday, 03 Nov 2018 1:00 PM Come celebrate a passion for making, with Maryland Maker Day!MoCo Makers is participating in the Maryland STEM Festival – http://marylandstemfestival.org/ – there are activities related to STEM going on all week across Maryland, particularity on November 3rd, Maryland Maker Day! We are showcasing multiple community…

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Maker Project Work Time – Open Lab

View On Meetup.com Date Thursday, 06 Sep 2018 7:00 PM A number of people have projects they are working on. Sometimes you just need time to grind through: This is your motivation to get something done, in a 1 hour 45 minute window of collaboration and work facilities. Keep in mind the space has:Tables with…

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