First Meeting Inventors



This Special Interest Group - Inventors and Inventions had its first meeting 20 April 2010. On the left is the first group photo.   Most of our monthly meetings are held in the Community Centre Browns Bay. The Group also visits companies producing products with a degree of Invention.  From Speaker design, 3D printing, Aircraft building and Restoration, Vintage vehicles and Brewing. The group now has about 20 members. Sadly a few of these members in the image left, have passed on.

Test Meeting

TEST ZOOM Meeting

1st Official  ZOOM Meeting

1st Official Group Meeting on ZOOM with 15 Members on the 22 April 2020

Zoom Meetings

ZOOM Meetings allow the Group to meet and stiil conduct presentations by group members under Covit-19 level 4 and 3 restrictions.

19 November visit of our group

19 November visit of our group to Buckley Systems Manufacturer of Precision Electromagnets for particle accelerators and more.   Buckley Systems >
Bill Buckley Interview 1 > Interview 2 > 

Aaron of Buckley Systems - Tour Guide

Aaron of Buckley Systems - Tour Guide

Aaron of Buckley Systems

Nov 2019 

Aaron of Buckley Systems - Tour Guide with a pre tour presentation. Every one was amazed at what Bill Buckley's company exports to the world and the precision engineering. 

Buckley Systems visit bu U3A Browns Bay Inventors Group

Nov 2019

At the board room table for a pre tour presentation. Buckley systems are world leaders in very high quality electro magnetic product.  

Anton Blijlevens Guest speaker  talk on Patents

July 2019

Anton Blijlevens Guest speaker at our July meeting.

Geoffrey Duffy talk on Particle Seperation

July 2019

Geoffrey Duffy talk on Particle Separation and Optimisation related to the paper industry.

Geoffrey Duffy talk on Particle Seperation

July 2019

Geoffrey Duffy distinguished Professor of Chemical & Materials Engineering at the University of Auckland.

Geoffrey Duffy talk on Particle Seperation

July 2019

Geoffrey Duffy 's check list  from and Idea to an Invention.

Graham Jones - Speaker Inventor 2010

Graeme Jones -Inventor 2010

Our very first meeting with Graeme on Speaker design.

Home made Aircraft under construction

Inventors Group 2011

Home made aircraft under construction.

The DH  mosquito WW2 Bomber

Mosquito WW2 Bomber 2011

Rebuilt in Sth Auck & now is  flying in the USA.

Vintage Fire Eingine - Albany

Vintage Fire Eingine  2014

Albany

Vintage Cars - Albany

Vintage Cars 2014

Albany

Lion Brewery 2014

Lion Brewery 2014

Visit to see and taste the samples.