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meetings:2017-09-05_general_meeting

September 5, 2017 General Meeting

Agenda

  1. Welcome!
    1. Introductions
  2. Upcoming Events
    1. Cider press workshop –S eptember?
    2. November 11th, 2 PM: Foam Armor Class w/ Cameron
    3. Nicole: Tamper evident workshop
    4. Brent: wood puzzle class
    5. Screen printing class
  3. Business
    1. Purchasing
      1. Vacuum former – ~$300
        1. some parts acquired
      2. Wood lathe
      3. Work tables
      4. 3D printer shipped!
  4. What are you working on?
  5. Work session

Minutes

  1. Welcome!
    1. Members Present: Nicky, Andrew, Brent, John H., Max
    2. Others Present: Carl
    3. New People: Daniel
  2. Upcoming Events
    1. Cider press workshop – September? October 7 @ 1 PM
    2. November 11th, 2 PM: Foam Armor Class w/ Cameron
    3. Nicole: Tamper evident workshop – TBA
    4. Brent: wood puzzle class – TBA
    5. Screen printing class – TBA – October?
    6. Laser cutter classes
      1. Committed to 4 class sets over one year
      2. Broken into 2 parts – use of Inkscape/use of laser cutter
      3. Inkscape class – early November
      4. Cutting class – early December
  3. Business
    1. Purchasing
      1. Vacuum former – ~$300
        1. some parts acquired
        2. heater box frame welded, cement board cut
      2. Wood lathe
        1. No word from Will
      3. Work tables
        1. Brent will work on them whenever he gets a minute
      4. 3D printer shipped!
        1. keep watch for UPS shipping notice
      5. Laser cutter!
        1. Traditionally, hackerspaces have charged for laser cutter access to fund replacement parts
        2. General consensus here is to charge a monthly rate for access to the cutter
        3. 5-day members pay the same as a one month member
  4. What are you working on?
    1. Carl: bought a welder
    2. Max: more work on his lathe, going to metal supply shop – contact him with orders
    3. Brent: moving, found EL wire at Five Below, bought FPV stuff and robot arm controls, printed nozzle for air mattress
    4. Nicky: DragonCon! (found costuming tips)
  5. Work session
meetings/2017-09-05_general_meeting.txt · Last modified: 2017/09/06 00:12 by andrew