Come down to the Vancouver Hackspace and make an AM radio! In the process, learn all about electronics and soldering in this beginner-friendly workshop. At the end of the workshop, all participants will go home with their very own battery-powered AM Radio.
What will I learn?
- The basics of AM radio receivers
- The fundamental circuit elements and their function
- How to read a circuit schematic
- How to solder a PCB with a soldering iron
- What do I need to bring?
Just yourself and a water-bottle. All materials and tools are provided.
Is there an age limit?
This workshop is appropriate for ages 10+. A guardian is required if you are under 16.
How much does it cost and where do I sign up?
$25 – Members
$40 – Non-members
All net-proceeds will go back to keeping VHS awesome.