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Since you've invested within an air compressor to run all your air instruments you are going to get to master simple methods to retain it up and working. As the customary handyman's air compressors do not commonly require regular maintenance, it is easy to ignore them and neglect their maintenance. This tends to be a high-priced oversight so it can be crucial so that you can maintain an eye about the following routine maintenance points.
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|width="100%"|<!-- START FIRST COLUMN --><big><strong>We are Noisebridge</strong></big><p>''Noisebridge is an infrastructure provider for technical-creative projects, collaboratively run by its members.  We are [[Incorporation|incorporated]] as a non-profit educational corporation for public benefit. We operate primarily in a 5,200 square-foot space located in the heart of San Francisco.  We teach, we learn, we share.'' [[Noisebridge_Vision|Read more about Noisebridge]] or [http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wamwklXWK4M watch a short video]...</p>
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Servicing Hint 1: Go through and Observe Your Air Compressor's Manual
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|style="padding:0px 6px 3px 6px;border-left:1px solid #990000;border-bottom:1px solid #990000;border-right:1px solid #990000;"|<!-- START FIRST COLUMN -->We're located at:<br><center>'''[[Getting Here|2169 Mission St]], San Francisco'''<br>[http://www.openstreetmap.org/?mlat=37.762352&mlon=-122.419372&zoom=16 OpenStreetMap] - [http://maps.google.com/?q=2169+Mission+Street,+94110 Google Maps]<br>2 blocks South of [[Getting_Here#Getting_Here_by_BART | 16th & Mission BART]]</center><ul><li>[[Getting_In | How to get into the space]]</li><li>[[About]]</li></ul>||width="16px" style="background:#ffffff;"| ||style="padding:0px 6px 3px 6px;border-left:1px solid #990000;border-bottom:1px solid #990000;border-right:1px solid #990000;"|<!-- START SECOND COLUMN --><ul><li>[[Resources|What we offer]]</li><li>[[:Category:Events|Events and classes]]</li><li>[[Hosting an Event|Host an event]]</li><li>[[Noisebridge Vision | Learn about our vision]]</li><li>[[Mailinglist|<span style="color:red">Join one of our mailing lists</span>]]</li><li>[[#Get_in_Touch|Contact us]]</li></ul>||width="16px" style="background:#ffffff;"| ||style="padding:0px 6px 3px 6px;border-left:1px solid #990000;border-bottom:1px solid #990000;border-right:1px solid #990000;"|<!-- START THIRD COLUMN --><ul><li>[[Noisebridge Membership|Become a member]]! [[Membership/FAQ|FAQ]]!<small><br>Pay monthly sub: [https://www.paypal.com/subscriptions/business=treasurer@noisebridge.net&item_name=Noisebridge%20Monthly%20Dues%20%28Starving%20Hacker%29&cy_code=USD&a3=40&p3=1&t3=M&src=1 $40/mo] [https://www.paypal.com/subscriptions/business=treasurer@noisebridge.net&item_name=Noisebridge%20Monthly%20Dues%20%28Standard%29&cy_code=USD&a3=80&p3=1&t3=M&src=1 $80/mo] [https://www.paypal.com/subscriptions/business=treasurer@noisebridge.net&item_name=Noisebridge%20Monthly%20Dues%20%28Doing%20well%29&cy_code=USD&a3=160&p3=1&t3=M&src=1 $160/mo]</small></li><li>[[Donate or Pay Dues|Make a monthly donation]]!<small><br>[https://www.paypal.com/subscriptions/business=treasurer@noisebridge.net&item_name=Noisebridge%20Monthly%20Donation%20%28Affiliate%20Member%29&cy_code=USD&a3=10&p3=1&t3=M&src=1 $10/mo] [https://www.paypal.com/subscriptions/business=treasurer@noisebridge.net&item_name=Noisebridge%20Monthly%20Donation%20%28Affiliate%20Member%29&cy_code=USD&a3=20&p3=1&t3=M&src=1 $20/mo][https://www.paypal.com/subscriptions/business=treasurer@noisebridge.net&item_name=Noisebridge%20Monthly%20Donation%20%28Affiliate%20Hacker%29&cy_code=USD&a3=40&p3=1&t3=M&src=1 $40/mo][https://www.paypal.com/subscriptions/business=treasurer@noisebridge.net&item_name=Noisebridge%20Monthly%20Donation%20%28Affiliate%29&cy_code=USD&a3=80&p3=1&t3=M&src=1 $80/mo]</small></li><li>[[Donate or Pay Dues|<span style="color:red">'''Other ways to donate!'''</span>]]</li></ul>
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Absolutely nothing stops an air compressor speedier than an operator who isn't going to study the owner's manual. You can find planning to generally be some uncomplicated recommendations in there to suit your needs that may help you to acquire a good very long lifespan away from your air compressor - effortless things for you to do that you would never ever have considered to undertake until you look at it. İn addition, if you don't adhere to the guidelines in the air compressor manual you can find a chance that you'll void your warranty. That in by itself should be a sufficient amount of of an incentive to check out the "flipping" manual.
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|width="100%"|<!-- START FIRST COLUMN --><big><strong>Create With Us!</strong></big><p>Our [[2169_Mission|5,200 square-foot space (483m<sup>2</sup>)]] contains an [[Electronics_Lab|electronics lab]], [[Shop|machine shop]], [[Sewing|sewing/crafting supplies]], [[Classrooms|two classrooms]], [[Conference_Area|conference area]], [[library|library]], [[Darkroom|darkroom]], and [[Kitchen|kitchen]]. [[Diversity|Everyone]] is welcome to use [[Resources|our many resources]]. Find others to create with.  Find help with your projects.  Help others with their projects.  Learn, teach, share.  Come to Noisebridge and create!</p> <p>Noisebridge's [[Hours|hours]] are 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. New visitors are welcome any time (all ages, all skill levels), but it's best to visit in the evenings or during an event to make sure we have a volunteer to show you around and make introductions.</p>
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Preservation Hint 2: Drain The Moisture Through the Tanks
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[[Image:2169mission.jpg|thumb|right|Front door to our space at 2169 Mission]]
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[[Image:Arduinos For Total Newbies workshop.jpg|thumb|right|Arduino for Total Newbies Workshop at Noisebridge]]
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[[Image:Noisebridge tools.jpg|thumb|right|A space to learn and create neat things]]
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[[Image:Noisebridge_Soldering_Workshop.jpg|thumb|right|[[Circuit_Hacking_Mondays|Soldering Workshop]] at Noisebridge]]
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[[Image:Noisebridge air.jpg|thumb|right|Members at Noisebridge]]
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[[Image:Skittlevodka.jpg|thumb|right|Hacking, it's more than just electronics]]
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[[Image:Starfive - q's noisebridge project.jpg|thumb|right|Craft hacking]]
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[[Image:ZiP03_fc.jpg|thumb|right|Cover of ZiP03, "Zealous Insanity Parade" (July-Sept. 2012)]]
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[[Image:Noiz_spacemap2012.jpg|thumb|right|digital blueprint of the space as of Nov. 2012]]
  
The receiver tank collects moisture with the air that it is actually compressing - especially if you reside in a very humid local climate. Most tanks have a valve for draining this moisture that accumulates and it happens to be approximately you to definitely be certain that they are drained often. Before draining the drinking water you have to be confident to release the air strain through the tanks.
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== Events and Classes ==
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'''[[:Category:Events|Full Event Listing]]''' | '''[http://www.google.com/calendar/embed?src=vo3i3c0qtjnkjr2ojasd0ftt8s%40group.calendar.google.com&ctz=America/Los_Angeles Unofficial Google Calendar]'''
  
Servicing Hint 3: Thoroughly clean Intake Vents
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<span style="color:red">''You'' '''don't''' ''need to be a member to take or give a class or workshop at Noisebridge.  '''All are welcome!'''''</span> Please see our [[Hosting an Event|events hosting page]] for more details.
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class or workshop at Noisebridge.  '''All are welcome!'''''</span>
  
If you pressure your air compressor to work very tough to ingestion air you're dropping electricity with your compression. This can steadily degrade the caliber of your tool. Remember to retain your ingestion vent as clean as feasible and test them consistently particularly when you are doing work in a very dusty or filthy setting.
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'''Want to host your event at Noisebridge?''' We like seeing classes and talks on interesting things pertaining to various subjects of hacking. Most of all, we like seeing familiar faces. Please participate in the space and our [[Meetings|weekly Tuesday meetings]] to see if we're the right audience for what you want to share before announcing a new event. Additionally, here are some [[Hosting an Event]] tips.
  
Routine maintenance Hint 4: Tighten All Fasteners
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== Info ==
  
Your air compressor's a functioning, vibrating engine and it'll loosen its screws, nuts and bolts routinely. Make sure that you take a look at these periodically and tighten them up for those who choose any which have jiggled loose.
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[[Intro Poster]]: How we explain ourselves to new visitors.
  
Upkeep Tip 5: Take a look at Hoses Regularly
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[[Resources]]: Stuff in the space -- computer network & servers, project areas, tools, bulk orders from Digikey/McMaster/Mouser.
  
Look at your hoses periodically since they will be the veins of your respective air compressor. If they turned into cracked or corroded they could quickly begin to leak after which you can place undue strain over the relaxation of your compressor's parts. Be sure to check out them and exchange them if you happen to unearth them cracked or broken.
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[[Safety|Safety in the Space]]: What to do in case of an emergency.
  
Upkeep Tip 6: Test the safety Shutdown Plan
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[[Press Coverage]]: mentions of Noisebridge in the media (both blog and dead tree).
  
Your air compressor could have a engineered in security shut down. The operate on this strategy could be to shut off your compressor if it happens to be becoming much too sizzling, or when the engine's oil stress is just too lower. This exam may help you confirm a for a longer time long lasting compressor.
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[[Identity]]: A collection of resources revolving around our identity and logo.
  
Routine maintenance Hint 7: Look at and alter Air Filters As Essential
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[[The Neighborhood]]: What's in the neighborhood around 2169 Mission
  
A filthy air filter is just hurting your air compressor by allowing for filthy air on the outdoors in, additionally forcing it to operate harder to ingestion air. Test your filters on a regular basis and change them those that discover a hefty make up of dust and filth. Modify each six months or so if you utilize it infrequently.
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[[Hackerspace Infos]]: Howtos, Background, and friendly Hackerspaces elsewhere.
  
Servicing Suggestion 8: Cleanse the Gas Tank
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== Get in Touch ==
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* '''Press: Please see our [[Press Kit]] - Includes press contacts, pictures, background info, etc.'''
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* [[Contacts]] - General contact details for the space
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* [[Mailinglist]] - Best way to keep informed of upcoming events
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* [[People]]
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* [[Twitter]]
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* [[Zine]] - ''ZiP: Zine in Progress,'' a quarterly publication inspired by Noisebridge, NEW as of January, 2012. Subscribe to the ZiP/zine mailing list and discussion group [https://www.noisebridge.net/mailman/listinfo/zine here]
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* [[IRC|IRC channel]] - irc://chat.freenode.net/#noisebridge
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* [[Payphone|Call the red payphone]] - This option is temporarily unavailable
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* [[MemoryHole|Legal Requests (information removal, etc)]]
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* Here is our '''mailing address''' (different from our physical address):<br>
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&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;'''Noisebridge'''<br>
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&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;'''2261 Market Street #235-A'''<br>
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&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;'''San Francisco, CA 94114'''
  
As with every engine you would like to periodically clear out the gas tank to make sure that optimal functioning disorders. İt is best to look to wash out the motor with your air compressor as soon as on a yearly basis or so to eliminate any residual construct up from your fuel. This will protect the daily life of one's motor.
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[[Image:Passport-badge2.png‎|right|link=Passport|Hackerspace Passports accepted here]]
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* Or just [[Getting Here|drop by the space]]. We're open almost all the time (24/7), and everyone is welcome -- ''all ages, all skill levels'':<br>
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&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;[[Getting Here|'''2169 Mission St, 3rd floor''']]<br>
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&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;'''San Francisco, CA 94103'''
  
Servicing Tip 9: Check out and change the Compressor Oil
 
  
If you're jogging a compressor that takes advantage of oil you need to be checking it on a daily basis in order to make positive that the device is topped off. Then, every single 500-1000 several hours of use you should be modifying this oil to ensure greatest performing of one's air compressor.
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== Status ==
 
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'''Noisebridge is up!''' We began building Noisebridge in February 2007. Since December 2007 we've had regular Tuesday meetings, and rented our first physical space as of October 1st 2008. We quickly outgrew our first space and have been at our much larger 5,200 square-foot second location since October 1st 2009. We are a [[Incorporation|tax-exempt 501(c)(3) organization]] as of July 2009, retroactive to October 2008.
Preservation Hint 10: Alter the Separator Component
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The separator aspect stops the abnormal use of oil, but it surely has to be switch periodically. Keep your compressor in best rated disorder by changing the separator component every single one,000 hrs of operation.
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Servicing Suggestion 11: Clean up the Heat Exchangers
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If your heat exchangers are dirty then they can not do their profession, that's to lower the functioning temperatures of your air compressor. Thoroughly clean them often to keep your running temperatures down and improve the everyday living span of your respective air compressor.
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By next the tactics higher than you will make sure a good extended everyday life for your personal air compressor, furthermore the careers that you utilize it for will go faster and much more productively. A properly preserved air compressor is a superb machine for virtually any occupation internet page or workshop, so retain yours jogging smoothly.
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Revision as of 17:58, 11 January 2013

We are Noisebridge

Noisebridge is an infrastructure provider for technical-creative projects, collaboratively run by its members. We are incorporated as a non-profit educational corporation for public benefit. We operate primarily in a 5,200 square-foot space located in the heart of San Francisco. We teach, we learn, we share. Read more about Noisebridge or watch a short video...

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We're located at:
2169 Mission St, San Francisco
OpenStreetMap - Google Maps
2 blocks South of 16th & Mission BART
Create With Us!

Our 5,200 square-foot space (483m2) contains an electronics lab, machine shop, sewing/crafting supplies, two classrooms, conference area, library, darkroom, and kitchen. Everyone is welcome to use our many resources. Find others to create with. Find help with your projects. Help others with their projects. Learn, teach, share. Come to Noisebridge and create!

Noisebridge's hours are 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. New visitors are welcome any time (all ages, all skill levels), but it's best to visit in the evenings or during an event to make sure we have a volunteer to show you around and make introductions.

Front door to our space at 2169 Mission
Arduino for Total Newbies Workshop at Noisebridge
A space to learn and create neat things
Soldering Workshop at Noisebridge
Members at Noisebridge
Hacking, it's more than just electronics
Craft hacking
Cover of ZiP03, "Zealous Insanity Parade" (July-Sept. 2012)
digital blueprint of the space as of Nov. 2012

Events and Classes

Full Event Listing | Unofficial Google Calendar

You don't need to be a member to take or give a class or workshop at Noisebridge. All are welcome! Please see our events hosting page for more details.


Upcoming Events edit

Please see the current postings at our Announce list and especially our Discuss list for events that are in the active process of being formed and may not yet have made it here.

  • Thursday, April 17, 20:00: 5moF, April 5moF - Sex & Drugs - Monthly hacker show and tell. Also listed under Recurring Events below.
  • Saturday, April 19, 12:00: Noise Hack, Learn to build, wire, or code a noisemaking thingie! Beginners welcome. Doors open 11:30am. Keynote speaker and demos at 12pm. Instructor-led workshops run until 6pm. Organizer cordially welcomes event participants to bring and/or donate pizza and beer for NoiseHack!
  • Sunday, April 20, 12:00: Godwafflenoisepancakes, An afternoon of noise music and vegan pancakes (monthly Saturday event starting in May)


Recurring Events edit

Please refrain from deleting others' classes without first getting agreement.
You may do this by using a valid Discuss list email address, or else by going anonymous if you really must.

Mondays

  • 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm Circuit Hacking Mondays  
    - Learn to solder! And make cool things with electronics. Mitch, Rolf, Miloh, Cedric, and others will bring kits-for-purchase to make cool, hackable things for all skill levels that you can bring home after you make them! Many sessions even designed for absolute beginners! Bring your own projects to hack! Bring things to fix! All ages. All are welcome! See the Discuss list and the Announce list for weekly updates.
  • 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm Collaborative Coding - All levels and languages welcome for open, friendly coding session. Bring tutorials, projects, or just yourself.
  • 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm Front-end Web Development - Learn HTML/CSS/JS. We're covering the basics and then going in-depth on different topics every week. Recap of last week's material starts at 7:30 pm. Join the WebDev list or check our Discuss list for updates.
  • Take Out the Trash Night -- Round One Be sure to put bins out by midnight as the trash truck comes between 1:30 to 2:30am.

Tuesdays

  • 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm Advanced Python Slaying the web with Python 2.7 & 3.3. Instructed by Liz and Kellan in Turing.
  • 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm Ruby and Rails class - Seminar and workshop for learning everything about Ruby, Rails, and web application development (Church classroom). See the Announce list for weekly updates.
  • 7:00 pm Noisebridge Weekly Meeting - Introducing new people and events to the space, general discussion, and decision-making on key issues. This is your space, folks. Come on out here in person to express what you think about what's going on with it!

Wednesdays

  • 11:00 am - 01:00pm DATA in Turing; understanding and using data
  • 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm BACE Timebank (1st Wednesdays every odd month) - Help organize community mutual aid by trading in equal time credits. To find out more and join go to sfbace.org.
  • 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm PyClass - Intro to Python in Church Classroom.
  • 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm Dream Team Neuro Hackery - EEG research & development project with general interest in sleep, dreaming, creative intelligence, and many loosely related topics such as: neurophysiology, signal processing, cognitive neuroscience, and (especially) hacking code and devices for data acquisition and analysis. Join us at the CollaborationStation (near the Hackatorium). Expect general discussion around 8 PM - usually moving along by 9 PM to focus on more technical aspects of current project.

Thursdays

  • Trash Night -- Round Two - Take out the trash for Friday morning! Do it before midnight as truck comes 1:30-2:30am.
  • 6:00 pm-8:00 pm Collaborative Coding - All levels and languages welcome for an open, friendly coding session. Bring tutorials, projects, or just yourself. Started on 2013-12-16, but new participants always welcome here!
  • 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm 3D Thursday Weekly meetup (non-3rd-thursdays) at Noisebridge focusing on 3D Printers, CNC machines, FabLabs, and replicating machines of all kinds.
  • 8:00 pm Front-end Web Development Lab - Understand by doing! A recap of Monday's lecture in workshop form - and a good time for one-on-one help with the material. Lab updates posted on the Discuss list and the Announce list.
  • 8:00 pm Five Minutes of Fame a.k.a. 5MoF - lightning 5min talks every 3rd Thursday of the month

Fridays

Saturdays

  • 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm Godwafflenoisepancakes An afternoon of noise music and vegan pancakes held in the Hackatorium on the first Saturday of the month, starting in May.
  • 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm Modular and Analog Synth Workshop NEXT WORKSHOP TBA Learn the basics of analog synthesis on a modular synth with Douglas. we will meet in the church.

Sundays

You don't need to be a member to take or give a class or workshop at Noisebridge. All are welcome!

Want to host your event at Noisebridge? We like seeing classes and talks on interesting things pertaining to various subjects of hacking. Most of all, we like seeing familiar faces. Please participate in the space and our weekly Tuesday meetings to see if we're the right audience for what you want to share before announcing a new event. Additionally, here are some Hosting an Event tips.

Info

Intro Poster: How we explain ourselves to new visitors.

Resources: Stuff in the space -- computer network & servers, project areas, tools, bulk orders from Digikey/McMaster/Mouser.

Safety in the Space: What to do in case of an emergency.

Press Coverage: mentions of Noisebridge in the media (both blog and dead tree).

Identity: A collection of resources revolving around our identity and logo.

The Neighborhood: What's in the neighborhood around 2169 Mission

Hackerspace Infos: Howtos, Background, and friendly Hackerspaces elsewhere.

Get in Touch

          Noisebridge
          2261 Market Street #235-A
          San Francisco, CA 94114

Hackerspace Passports accepted here
  • Or just drop by the space. We're open almost all the time (24/7), and everyone is welcome -- all ages, all skill levels:

          2169 Mission St, 3rd floor
          San Francisco, CA 94103


Status

Noisebridge is up! We began building Noisebridge in February 2007. Since December 2007 we've had regular Tuesday meetings, and rented our first physical space as of October 1st 2008. We quickly outgrew our first space and have been at our much larger 5,200 square-foot second location since October 1st 2009. We are a tax-exempt 501(c)(3) organization as of July 2009, retroactive to October 2008.

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