Advance your skills and learn to build something that blinks, moves, flies, buzzes, drives. We provide you with all the parts and knowledge to help you make something.
Most Classes benefit from having your own laptop (tablets not suitable). We will teach you how to write code, program microcontrollers, and make electronics do things!
Learn to Code with Projects
Book one of our Code Project classes you can choose to do any one of the Code Projects below.
We supply all the components. Just bring yourself and a laptop.
Code projects just $45 each
Or pay $70 and take it home.
Saturdays 3pm to 4:30pm
Using readily available opensource software on your laptop and an ESP8266/ESP32 we can program and control these LED lights from the internet using your phone, tablet or computer.
Learn the skills to assemble and program this project and then set up the voice activation. Your smart home awaits you.
Ping. See ultrasound and Time Of Flight TOF light sensors in action. Make your own electronic measuring tape and measure distances and display them on a screen or control something with them.
Steaming Web Camera and Face Recognition. So many uses for this project, from making a video doorbell to keeping an eye on your sneaky cat.
Keep forgetting to water that indoor plant you got as a special gift. With a moisure sensor you can get notified on your phone when you need to water the plant so you never forget! Why not put more outside link it up to the sprinker system and have your whole garden water itself!
Knowing how hard you are pushing on something is useful for so many projects. From force feedback to measuring load on bridges, cranes. Upgrade your broken home scales into IOT scales.
Get things moving with this detailed class on motor control. Learn how servo, dc, stepper and even AC motors work and how to get the to do your bidding. Whether you are making a robot arm, car, anamatronic costume and more.
Display information or even make a game like snake. Why not use a touchscreen for touch interactive gaming or display pictures. This project is a bit more involved taking longer to complete and costs more to take home. +$20
With the MAX30102 you can measure your heart rate and oxygen levels. Make your own fitness tracker or measure just how scary that movie is.
Build your own autonomous robot. Learn to program it to avoid obsticles, follow lines and do your bidding. This project is a bit more involved taking longer to complete and costs more to take home.
Can't decide which project to do? That's ok, just book and you can choose a different project on the day
Never coded before and it all seems intimidating. Thats ok, join our Arduino Basics Softare Class Below.
We supply all the materials. Just bring yourself and a laptop.
2 hours Class $60
Learn how to create and design objects in Fusion360 and TinkerCAD. These can be used to include in games you make or turn into real objects with a 3d printer
Whether its something you found on Thiniverse or designed yourself. Learn about how to prepare your files and care for a 3d printer so you can print objects successfully
Have your Printing Induction and you want to use the printer. Simply book an attendance and use the printer as much as you like. There may be a queue. Large objects cost extra as they can take 24 hours or more to print. We will try to print them during the week to be collected on Saturdays.
The Prusa Mini is the latest in a line of great printers. With touch screen, stirdy construction and easy to assemble. You can build this reliable printer in class and start printing right away.
Buy yourself and bring along or we will order it for you. ~$750Cost varies with the Australian dollar
We supply all the software. Just bring yourself and a laptop.
2 hours Class $60
New to Computers and Code? We will step you though everything you need to know, from installing the software on your computer to writing and loading your first code onto a micorcontroller. We will start with the basics till you get familiar.
An open source Operating System or OS that runs almost the whole internet and smart devices. Learn how to put this powerful operating system on your computer without loosing all your files or windows in the process. You can start leveraging the power of linux and all the free software avaliable. We will give you a crash course in setting up your system and how to use it daily.
Learn how to create and design objects in Fusion360. These can be used to include in games you make or turn into real objects with a 3d printer
Learn how to setup a raspberry pi and get started with programming these small powerful little computers.
Buy yourself and bring it along
or we can order it for you. +$200Cost varies with the Australian dollar
4 and 8 hours Classes
Dates coming soon
Build Racing Drone
Lets put together our own drone. Learn to build and maintain a your flying machine. We will provide all the parts
Build a robot arm
Whether its to fold your laundry or just push things over on your desk it would be nice to have an extra hand around.
Model Rocket Building
In this class you will build a rocket and understand basic aerodynamics, structures and thrust. A date will be organised with a local rocket club for launches.
Crappy Robot Wars
Yes thats right. But you have to make your own!
Use old or broken remote control car, cardboard, lego, milk cartons or whatever you want to craft your own robot. Bring your parts along and hotglue everything together.
We will supply the tools and some parts you can use during the competition (motors, battery holders, controllers, etc)
- Nothing that spins (blades, chainsaws etc)
- $40 of components limit. Its ment to built of scrap parts.