https://groups.google.com/d/forum/connected-community-hackerspaceConnected Community HackerSpaceThe Connected Community HackerSpace is located in Hawthorn, Melbourne, Australia. We meet regularly to build, collaborate and share experiences around creating an Internet of Things (and People too). See <a href="http://hackmelbourne.org">http://hackmelbourne.org</a>Google GroupsBogdan Bednarczyk2017-04-25T14:18:37Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/connected-community-hackerspace/xpIU-uxmSL8New development in Extruder-Hot-End ?Hi Guys, I remember long time ago Michael, John B, and Rob had a nice Hot-End designed and ready for production. Did they become available for general public? any other that tested good and reliable with the PTFE sleeve? is there any one from printing group in the space on Saturdays? as IBrian Gilbert2017-04-24T11:16:06Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/connected-community-hackerspace/CVHaHC3BdMYDoes anyone have any old PCMCIA networking cards?Hi all Wondering if anyone might have an old PCMCIA card they are no longer using (who still uses PCMCIA cards anyway?) that would be compatible with my Amiga (Ethernet or Wireless). Ethernet cards: http://www.g-mb.de/pcmcia_e.html Wireless cards (see attached PDF)Clifford Heath2017-04-21T07:37:20Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/connected-community-hackerspace/rlaOojFpBag3D Modeling software recommendation?I want to make a 3D model of parts that consist of different intersections of a sphere with cones and planes. Think of something like a spherical Rubik's cube and you're on the right track. I could probably generate a file from a program, if I knew a recommended file format and viewer for it,tubular2017-04-20T00:58:50Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/connected-community-hackerspace/225dJ86WlqAThis Saturday 22nd April from 11am: Hackaday's World Create Day at CCHSJoin us this Saturday from 11am as we work towards projects that will make a difference We'll be doing things like * preparing projects and materials for Mini Make Day at the Docklands Library (May 7th) * kicking around ideas for a Melbourne Mini Maker Faire * working on our hackaday prizec...@ruxcon.org.au2017-04-20T00:43:17Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/connected-community-hackerspace/2U9UqPB0pIwRuxcon 2017 Call For PresentationsRuxcon 2017 Call For Presentations Melbourne, Australia, October 21-22 CQ Function Centre http://www.ruxcon.org.au The Ruxcon team is pleased to announce the first round of Call For Presentations for Ruxcon 2017. This year the conference will take place over the weekend of the 21st andAdric Landman2017-04-18T10:46:54Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/connected-community-hackerspace/scoPSDt9PaYSunday 7th May Mini Make Day: Beyond EarthHello All, We are hosting a table and a soldering session for this maker day. The theme is Space! So if you have any space themed or even vaguely space themed maker thing please bring them along. The one catch is that we need to have a *Working With Children Check* for people helping out withAloz12017-04-17T14:07:47Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/connected-community-hackerspace/mlsTvEAwe-sUsing space for CySCAHey guys, Swinburne have entered a team (of 4 people) into Cyber Security Challenge Australia (CySCA) and need a space where we can partake in the competition. In previous years, we have been hosted by the university with a room and unfiltered internet access, courtesy of a very passionateAngus Gratton2017-04-17T00:18:45Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/connected-community-hackerspace/HXSCJFN_7QcAmp Hour listener meetup tomorrow (Tuesday 18th) in the CBDI know there are a number of keen Amp Hour listeners in the hackerspace community. :) I mentioned this in passing on the thread about tonight's opening, but I thought it may deserve its own post: http://theamphour.com/the-amp-hour-meetup-in-melbourne-april-18th/ AngusRick Giner2017-04-14T03:07:39Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/connected-community-hackerspace/mWfzgI32q_YInsertable technology, Web VR, HTC Vive Demos, and Geek PopThe next BuzzConf Night is going to be off the hook! Come down if you can - for presentations on Insertable technology, Web VR, HTC Vive Demos, and Geek Pop! https://www.meetup.com/BuzzConf/events/239075890/Bruce Bowden2017-04-12T11:50:41Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/connected-community-hackerspace/rh4V3EMmEiwOld Macs to give awayWe are downsizing and I can no longer justify hanging onto 2 old Macs just for the memories. One is a 512k Macintosh (fat Mac) upgraded to 2Mb of Ram, 800k internal floppy drive and SCSI port. Lots of disks. Last used to set up a desktop publishing business in the late eighties. The other onerbritt2017-04-11T15:19:01Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/connected-community-hackerspace/H91v2nNqfbQAnyone care to open on Monday 17th?I wont be around for a bit Regards Rob Brittainrbritt2017-04-10T13:09:14Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/connected-community-hackerspace/e3QMxGbemlgTas 3d Printer updateJust to let all know I replaced the nozzle assy that was not working (3mm filament) with an ebay special 1.75 mm nozzle. Only had time to try one lot of plastic, the gold colour that is in the machine runs nicely at 230°temp 1.75 material and 90% flow. Have fun Regards Rob BSecretary CCHS2017-04-05T02:06:01Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/connected-community-hackerspace/K-PfLsFqE_IFwd: Inside 3D Printing MelbourneIf anyone is interested! Adric ---------- Forwarded message ---------- From: Laura Vitaro <lvi...@risingmedia.com> Date: Tue, Apr 4, 2017 at 10:00 AM Subject: Inside 3D Printing Melbourne To: secr...@hackmelbourne.org Hi there! I handle the marketing for the upcoming Inside 3D PrintingClifford Heath2017-04-05T01:09:42Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/connected-community-hackerspace/-vHU2pBjUis3D Printing in sand - for cast iron moldsThis is fantastic - what a great idea! It's like UV-cure resin casting, but a glue/binder is printed into a sand surface, before the surface is lowered for the next layer. https://blog.csiro.au/chitty-job-3d-printing-bang-up-engine/ And now that I have the attention of 3D printing folk, I'mholly.l.b...@gmail.com2017-04-04T07:15:42Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/connected-community-hackerspace/N7jblN1Hb9IOnline Hardware HackHi Community, From April 28 - May 5 Unearthed is running a week-long international online hardware hack for the resources industry. Participants have the chance to win over $20,000 in cash plus the chance to assess, develop and potentially commercialise their idea with support from industry.