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meetings:2017-10-03_general_meeting

October 3, 2017 General Meeting

Agenda

  1. Welcome!
    1. Introductions
  2. Upcoming Events
    1. October 8, 1 PM-5 PM: Cider press workshop
    2. October 10: Pumpkin carving after meeting
    3. October 14, 9 AM-3 PM: Repair cafe
      1. Still need people for sewing station, IT station, and small appliance repair
      2. Some rides availible from Lauren
      3. Can get more info from Jenn
    4. November 11th, 2 PM: Foam Armor Class w/ Cameron
    5. TBD Classes
      1. Wood puzzle class (Brent)
      2. Tamper evident workshop (Nicky)
      3. Screen printing class (Andrew)
      4. Laser cutting classes (all)
        1. Need dates for Q4 2017, Q1 2018, Q2 2018, Q3 2018
        2. 2 classes/set: 1) Inkscape, 2) laser safety/use
        3. Q4 2017 – Tentative early Nov. for Inkscape, early Dec. for laser safety/use
  3. Business
    1. Purchasing
      1. Laser cutter
        1. Need to decide and order
      2. Wood lathe
        1. All necessarry parts purchased, most have arrived minus some live center components
      3. Vacuum former
        1. Progress update
    2. Girls Soldering Class: December 8
      1. VT and community hosting Christmas/Hunnukah/Generic electronics soldering project
      2. Looking for 3 soldering stations and helpers
  4. What are you working on?
  5. Work session

Minutes

  1. Welcome!
    1. Introductions
  2. Upcoming Events
    1. October 8, 1 PM: Cider press workshop
    2. October 10: Pumpkin carving after meeting
    3. October 14, 9 AM-3 PM: Repair cafe
      1. Still need people for sewing station, IT station, and small appliance repair
      2. Some rides availible from Lauren
      3. Can get more info from Jenn
      4. Make Facebook announcement
    4. November 11th, 2 PM: Foam Armor Class w/ Cameron
    5. TBD Classes
      1. Wood puzzle class (Brent)
      2. Tamper evident workshop (Nicky)
      3. Screen printing class (Andrew)
      4. Laser cutting classes (all)
        1. Need dates for Q4 2017, Q1 2018, Q2 2018, Q3 2018
        2. 2 classes/set: 1) Inkscape, 2) laser safety/use
        3. Q4 2017 – Tentative early Nov. for Inkscape, early Dec. for laser safety/use
  3. Business
    1. Purchasing
      1. Laser cutter
      2. Wood lathe
      3. Vacuum former
  4. What are you working on:
    1. Woody: New copter build, motor and control board
    2. Laura
    3. Brent: Quadcopter, diversity module on FPV goggles, drone racing gates, muslin and plates for cidermaking
    4. Ashish: learning new laser software
    5. Carl: Mobile science labratory
    6. Adam: grad student stuff
    7. Max: Laser documentation, went to VT Maker Club meeting, Carl got lathe spindle for diy lathe, painted giant eye and attached to robot arm
    8. Rob:
    9. Glen: new tabletop on table
    10. Luke: custom laptop/backpack hacking rig
    11. Ross: wargaming minatures, looking for tools and replicating carvings
    12. John: padlock cracking, updating wiki, got dial indicator for 3D printer and making mount
meetings/2017-10-03_general_meeting.txt · Last modified: 2017/10/04 00:18 by john