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Meeting #305 Agenda for June 28, 2016


  • Put “meeting tonight” sandwich boards outside doors 1 and 3
  • Ask guests to sign the guestbook
  • Project Updates (Show & Tell!) from Members
  • Member Recognition for Awesomeness
  • Guest & New Member introductions


  • Water follows Water, spilling over any cliff, flowing past all obstacles, no matter the depth or distance, to the Sea. - I Ching


  • Safety Note: “Take your time, don't force your cut” – Tom Gralewicz

Member Topics and Announcements

  • Fire marshal is inspecting the building TOMORROW!
  • Request from the Craft Lab Champions - missing exacto knife blades
  • Tuesday night is trash and housekeeping night.
  • Call for makers is open for Milwaukee Maker Faire - see Kathy or Carl for more information
  • Meeting Adjourns

Post Meeting Reminders

  • Space Tour starts immediately following meeting, meet in front lobby.
  • Any interested new members, see a Board Member to discuss the sign-up process.
  • One On One Introductions of Members to Guests

What Did We Talk About

Project Updates

  • Jon made crazy articulated finger extensions “for date night”
  • Vishal has been making wifi enabled light switches for the space
  • Carl is laser etching glasses, come see
  • Ed brought a hub motor for one of the powerwheels cars
  • Jake is learning CNC from Markus
  • Mark got the Solidoodle 3D printer up and running
  • Karen spent a week at the 50th anniversary of the SCA, and another attendee is making a powered blacksmith shop powered by a “hamster wheel” powered by three dogs

Guest Introductions

  • Tanya is from Racine, and is interested in building electronics and robotics
  • Steve is a Senior in Appleton, and is trying to put a Makerspace into the school library
  • Steve's mother is also visiting, and works at the Appleton library
  • Claudio is an architect, and is interested in bamboo structures
  • Raul visited on Sunday, and he is interested in machining and learning more welding techniques
  • Felipe is Claudio's friend and is also visiting and is interested in building mini pods for living in

Recognition for AWESOMENESS

  • Mark got the Solidoodle 3D printer up and running
  • Mark thanks Joe for helping get rid of his basketball hoop
  • Karen thanks Lexie for cleaning the refrigerator during space improvement day
  • Carl thanks Markus for help in the metal shop, and that he's leaving to go back to Germany for a few months
  • Carl recognizes the Power Racing Series team for getting a car ready to go to Kansas City
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