[Noisebridge-discuss] Bike lights workshop! Shine out into the night! This Friday
sean.kolk at gmail.com
Fri Apr 19 23:04:50 UTC 2013
see everyone in a bit
On Thu, Apr 18, 2013 at 6:17 AM, Dan Cote <terminationshok at gmail.com> wrote:
> This sounds great. I'd be glad to advise anyone who wants to make their
> lights more dynamic with microcontrollers.
> Regarding stealing, I never leave my bike outside for longer than 5
> minutes. And if it is outside for 5 minutes, you can bet there's a u-lock
> on it. I always advise the same to anyone in SF.
> On Mon, Apr 15, 2013 at 4:48 PM, Alexandra Glowaski <
> alex.glowaski at gmail.com> wrote:
>> I'm tired of seeing world-class hackers riding around with no lights, or
>> faint ones, or covered-up ones, like stupids. You guys are so magnificent,
>> and you deserve a set of totally obnoxious lights, and also not to die
>> because of such a silly little thing.
>> Join me this Friday at the space! Bring your bike and build yourself a
>> set of integrated, water-resistant, low-profile, crazy bright, fully
>> custom, simple, durable, cheap bike lights (
>> www.alexglow.com/anti-love-bike-lights/). I give you my personal
>> guarantee that they won't be stolen: my wheels got jacked yesterday, and a
>> set of pedals before, and the lights were totally intact.
>> If you want them to blink, bring your own controller! I'mma try and work
>> up a fun reactive circuit in advance, but the standard-issue kit will
>> include only the materials for a static display. Which will look
>> magnificent. I promise.
>> Friday, April 19 @ 7pm
>> Noisebridge Hackerspace
>> $10-15 suggested donation for materials
>> As proposed by the inimitable Mr. Sean Kolk, we shall perform a test run
>> afterwards: a six-pack ride, wherein you bring a six-pack of whatever you
>> want and we stop at six different parks. Feel free to join only for the
>> beginning, or ride with us in solidarity if you already have lights you
>> love. Let's celebrate!
>> - Merlin
>> p.s.: I plan to make this a recurring event. More live hackers! More
>> hardware! More shiny!
>> Make your world!
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