[chbot] Next Meeting Monday 16th July - Doorbell needed!
rjtp at ihug.co.nz
Sun Jul 15 09:06:57 BST 2012
Your kind offer sounds brilliant. I'm sure Reuben will fit the bill nicely.
If he needs AA or CR2032 cells I can provide some. If not maybe he would
run off a bench supply? Sounds like Monday evening is getting interesting
On Fri, Jul 13, 2012 at 6:03 PM, Yani Dubin <yani.dubin at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi Richard,
> I have a wireless doorbell remote which commands a stuffed gorilla to
> cackle malevalently and shakes it's head side to side whenever pressed (I
> can't recall if the eyes glow or not). Sound remotely useful? Or have you
> asked for the cabled bell specifically because of the RF interference from
> the mast above the 175 building?
> In case you are wondering, this was an engagement present from a rather
> inventive school friend (whose subsequent wedding present was a rotary
> fly-swat - a flyswat interfaced with an electric drill). I've no idea what
> the range is, and I would have to replace the batteries in one or both
> units I think. But it would seem fitting for just such an event. I believe
> his name is Reuben, or Ruben - I think it is documented in the 1 page user
> manual we received with it.
> On Thu, Jul 12, 2012 at 5:44 PM, Richard Jones <rjtp at ihug.co.nz> wrote:
>> The bad news is that our usual room is in use for some business purpose
>> and we've been thrown out.
>> The good news is that we can use Training Room 1 which is next door and
>> nearer to the toilets.
>> Anyone have something like a doorbell and 20m of cable? Please reply to
>> the list if you have and can bring it along at 6.30pm.
>> The next Christchurch Robotics meeting is to be held at Tait Radio
>> Communications, 175 Roydvale Avenue, in Training Room 1 on Monday 16th July
>> 2012 from 6.30pm to 9.30pm. Park in the South Side Car Park which has large
>> signs for Tait Radio Communications and Izon. We meet in Training Room 2
>> which is accessed by a small entrance which is located beyond the beyond
>> the main administration entrance. I'll put a notice on the doorway, tap or
>> rattle the door and somebody will let you in.
>> Google Map location :
>> Pictures of the South side car park road entrance and the door to enter
>> by :
>> Bring along a past or present project or two. Feel free to bring a
>> friend, all ages welcome. There will be a sign in and sign out sheet so
>> that we know how many people are in the building.
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>> Meetings 3rd Monday each month at Tait Radio Communications, 175 Roydvale
>> Ave, 6.30pm
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