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Meeting Agenda for January 13, 2015


  • Put “meeting tonight” sandwich boards outside doors 1 and 3
  • Ask guests to sign the Milwaukee Makerspace Meeting Guest Book
  • Guest introductions
  • Project Updates (Show & Tell!) from Members (Really, bring in the projects you're working on.)
    • Kaysy and Mykal's Snake Enclosure almost done!
    • SteveP made a bracket for the CNC router
      • SteveP to teach DraftSight class soon
      • Lance would like to look into using Fusion360
    • Tom said cold saw is ready, looking to train some trainers
      • Tom wants to make a video showing four ways
    • Mykal's side lit Serenity art piece
    • Bill^2 recasted metal mallets, got the lead out
    • Our Daily Salt getting a 37“ wide belt sander
    • Janelle made a replacement finger and reminded us about shop safety
    • ChrisH working with Lance on OLED screens and Arduinos
    • JustinG made a paint room turntable
    • Lance playing with FoamPVC and the CNCMogul
    • Charles made a tricycle wheeled sign
    • GordonS showed off his ultrasonic robot
    • DanJ made a PVC and scrap steel tool rack at the forge
    • PeteP made a kinetic sculpture
    • Waukesha West production of Phantom of the Opera
    • Guest spoke about teaching kids engineering with LEGOs
  • Visited by staff of Humboldt Park Elementary - Project Lead The Way
  • SteveP noted please try not to cut aluminum in the Wood Shop, if you must please clean up thoroughly for the next person
  • Lance cautioned against overspray in the paint room, be considerate of other projects
  • KathyC announced Milwaukee Maker Faire planning meeting next week
    • First planning meeting Tuesday, 1/20 at 8:30p in Craft Lab
    • Maker Faire 2015 will be 9/26-27
    • Looking for volunteers and champions to help
  • Lost a silver thumb drive in the Laser Lab
  • Kuka progress presented by MattN and Lance, software free for makerspaces
  • Akai asked about file server space and backing up space computers, Dan and
  • DanJ congratulated Akai on using the Makervault file server
  • Felisha spoke about making an order for 6” lazy Susan bearings, Triangle Manufacturer, contact if interested in joining group order
  • Vote of No Confidence - Operations Director
    • Lance asked members to review the member's only list
    • Lance apologized for the situation, but thanked everyone for keeping the conversation respectful
  • Insert your topics here
  • Meeting Adjourns
  • Any interested new members, see a Board Member to discuss the sign-up process.
  • One On One Introductions of Members to Guests
  • Members: 35
  • Guests: 7
  • Things mentioned: motorcycle kits, building inspection, Dover Street, neighborhood, Humboldt Park Elementary School, Project Lead The Way, carpentry, wooden power boats, finish carpentry, landscaping,
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