Robot Garden YouTube gets a fresh look

Robot Garden YouTube gets a fresh look
Of course you know Robot Garden DOES VIDEO! But did you know we’ve given our YouTube channel a fresh look? We want to make our YouTube channel the top, best, most amazing and coolest in 2018. You can help!  

Love is in the air, Makers!

Love is in the air, Makers!
Love is in the air, Makers! Let’s laser cut some cards for our beloved valentines and add a personal touch. Many designs to try out. Price of laser cutting session: Robot Garden members : $5 (material cost) Non-Robot Garden members: $15 (non-member fee + material cost)

A United Nation of Makers

A United Nation of Makers
Robot Garden in collaboration with over 300 other Makerspaces in the United States is proud to support and be a charter member of the Nation of Makers! FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Nation of Makers NoMTransitionGroup@gmail.com More than 300 organizations come together to launch Nation of Makers New non-profit organization will ensure that more Americans have access to the spaces, ...

Opening up Down Town

Opening up Down Town
The paint is drying, the ventilation system has been installed, this Saturday we are opening the doors of Robot Garden down town and we are super excited about it. From now on, our regular open access hours, classes, interest groups etc. will be in the new down town space at 160 S Livermore Ave Livermore, ...

OpenROVs for Education, Exploration, and a SJSU Analogue Mission to Europa

OpenROVs for Education, Exploration, and a SJSU Analogue Mission to Europa
Europa Our collective human desire to explore and expand draws us into developing engineering solutions to the difficult problems of space travel, exploration and colonization. In order to succeed at such grand endeavors, we need the support equipment to aid us in discovery; determining the environments and analyzing hazards to fulfill mission objectives. Our scientific ...

Hydrophones and OpenROVs

  Disclaimer: These designs are simple prototypes and in no way reflect accurate and functional models. They are supplied as sketches only. The hydrophone DIY sourced from DOSITS as an example. The ROV images are from user dezbot on thingiverse of an earlier version of the OpenROV kit. Sketchup Make was used for CAD rendering.   ...

ROV/AUV Interest Group — A Hack-A-Thon CTD+ 24h Build Results —

ROV/AUV Interest Group -- A Hack-A-Thon CTD+ 24h Build Results --
Greetings enthusiasts! What a day! In a 24-hour hack-a-thon, out here in Livermore, myself and two colleagues endeavored to design and test hardware and software; supporting a CTD+ sensor suite, targeted for our ROV projects. It was intense, it was fun, and we mostly succeeded in developing a prototype environment for the sensor suite and ...

ROV / AUV Interest Group Looking for members / Volunteers

Greetings enthusiasts! The ROV / AUV interest group is looking for individuals who are willing to help out on 4 ROV projects. (and subsequently become members of the group) 1. We need 1 or 2 people willing to 3D print materials using Robot Garden’s 3D printer (or others). This involves 3D printing a robot hand, ...

A Call For Participation

A Call For Participation
Greetings Makers! We have a number of active projects ongoing and need your valuable time and assistance in bringing these great endeavors to fruition. 1. 3D Printed Robot Hand 2. ROV/AUV Test Pool 3. Building Automation / Security System 4. Art Cars (we have a bike and just purchased a Rascal!) 5. OpenROV and other ...

OpenROV and the New LASER Cutter!

OpenROV and the New LASER Cutter!
              The ROV/AUV interest group has just ordered the acrylic sheets for the OpenROV project. Yes, we are building an OpenROV from scratch. We have the LASER, we have the OpenROV laser cutter files…now it’s time to make some water robots! Be sure to sign up on http://www.meetup.com/Robot-Garden/ to get ...