Maarten de Vries Talk March 20 2020
Maarten de Vries Talk March 20 2020 at our First Zoom Meeting!!

At the current time due to Covid-19 restrictions we are unable to meet in person at this time.  We normally meet at Findhorn Village Centre. Since April 2020 we have met on a bi-monthly basis using the online meeting and collaboration platform Zoom. If you wish to attend any of our online meetings, as a guest in the first instance please contact us through our contact page and we will send you on a link just before our next event. 

Steamie – a relaxed online meeting format allowing attendees to chat about a variety of topics of interest to members. (held the first Friday)

Monthly meeting (held every third Friday) – usually involves an invited guest /speaker or can be one of our members. Talk and then Q&A session follows shortly afterwards.

Diary and Meetings Programme for 2020:
Fri. 16th October Talk by Bill Graham – Plastic Wood Composite Materials (Zoom Online)
Fri. 18th September Talk by Jim Muir from Caintech in Inverness (Zoom Online Meeting)
Fri. 17th July Talk – Mobile Robotic Platform project by Obasi. (Zoom Online meeting) 
Fri. 15th May Discussion of PPE Project (Zoom Online Meeting)
Fri. 17th April
Jim Cockrum talking about Arduino Programming Coding and Programming Methods (Zoom Online meeting)
Fri. 20th March Talk by Maarten de Vries –  the Rise of the Drones (Our first Online Meeting)
Fri. 21st February  Annual General Meeting plus Focus Tables
Fri.  17th Jan Soldering Class and Focus Tables 
Fri. 20th Dec Soldering Class and Focus Tables
Sat. 16th Nov “Think 3D – Print 3D”, public event in the St. Giles Centre, Elgin
Fri.  15th Nov Talk by Giles Huby of Copernicus Technology Focus Tables
Fri.  15th Nov.       Soldering Course
Fri.  18th Oct Soldering Class and Focus on 3D printer design and construction
Fri.  11th Oct Soldering class
Fri.  21st Sept “Open Doors Day” at AJ Engineering, Forres
Fri. 20th Sept Soldering and Focus Tables
Fri. 13th Sept Soldering Class     
Sat. 7th Sept PCB Manufacture
Fri.  16th Aug 2019 Soldering Class starts, Blog Spot and Focus Tables
Fri. 19th July T-Exchange BBQ + Rockets (venue to be decided)
Fri. 21st June Blog Spot – Arduino Course Kevin O’Connor plus Focus Tables
Sat. 15th June Ender 3 Printer Upgrade Day – at FVC
Sat. 25th May Filastruder Upgrade and Build Day
Fri. 17th May Soldering Course Taster  With Richard Oakley & Focus Tables
Sat. 11th May Inverness Science Festival – Family Day – Bught Park Leisure Centre
Sat 27th April  Filastruder Build Day – at FVC
Sat. 20th April  Ross-shire Science Festival
Fri. 19th April Talk by Maarten De Vries on Music Synthesisers plus Focus Tables
Sat 6th April  Mendel 90 Rebuild Day – at FVC
Sun. 24th March Mendel 90 Strip Down – at FVC
Fri. 15th March Standard spring meeting with project laden Focus Tables
Fri 15th Feb Seventh AGM and election of trustees – plus Topic Tables
Fri. 18th Jan FVC Blog Spot: Bill Graham – “SketchUp Tips” –  Usual Topic Tables