Build your first soldering project on a printed circuit board. At the end of this hands-on class you will take home a Blink circuit board, complete with LED’s, switches, resistors and a battery.
Emma custom-designed this beginner soldering kit for Rocket Department, a company she helped co-found. All students will have plenty of opportunity to practice soldering in this hands-on class. This is a good introduction class for people who want to learn to solder!
Materials: All materials will be provided by the instructor. Tools such as soldering irons are available at HackerLab, or you can bring your own.
Materials Fee: Non-members, the fee will be included in your class fee. HackerLab members: please be sure to bring $10 to cover the materials fee for this class.
About the Instructor
Emma Fletcher has a passion for programming and electronics. She loves all things Maker and especially enjoys robots, LED installations, Arduino & Raspberry Pi. She is a co-founder of Rocket Department, Inc which she started with other Hacker Lab members 2 years ago. She also works as a Software Engineer at Intel on Solid State Drives. Emma graduated with a double major in Computer Engineering and Computer Science from George Washington University. Twitter: @emmafletcher