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Meeting #402 Agenda for May 15th, 2018


  • Put “meeting tonight” sandwich boards outside doors 1 and 3
  • Remind members and guests to park on the “wrong” side
  • Ask guests to sign the guestbook
  • Project Updates (Show & Tell!) from Members
  • Member Recognition for Awesomeness
  • Who Wants a Tour?
  • Membership Sign-ups
    • If you intend to sign up tonight, please have your completed application at the desk by 8:00 pm
    • Dan is working the Desk
  • Guest & New Member Introductions
    • Please hold your applause so we can keep this thing rolling


  • No one can make you feel inferior without your consent. - Eleanor Roosevelt


Safety Note

  • Use the 4-to-1 rule: Make sure the ladder is 1 foot away from the wall for every 4 feet that the ladder rises. For example, if the ladder touches the wall 16 feet above the ground, the feet/base of the ladder should be 4 feet from the wall.

Rule and Regulation of the Week

  • The maximum for a self-signed parking permit is 24 hours, otherwise a BOD or area champion signature is required. An area champion signature must be relevant to the area.

Member Topics and Announcements

  • Tuesday night is trash and housekeeping night. The dumpster is hungry; feed it!
  • The vacuums on the other hand frequently are over-full. Please help them out by emptying them.
  • Please turn out the lights and check to make sure the 3 gas tanks in the welding area are shut off (lefty loosey, righty tighty). Thank you!
  • Announcements from Area Champions
  • Meeting Adjourns

Post Meeting Reminders

  • Space Tour starts immediately following the meeting, meet in the 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

  • Tim: 3D printed Eye of Agamotto from Dr Strange
  • Genevieve: vacuum forming for sculpture
  • Vince: building DIY home automation
  • Pete: 3D printing pieces for sculpture at nation of makers conference
  • Brandon: Made an magnetic alarm for door
  • Brandon: Working on Virtual Reality Tardus for MakerFaire
  • Billy: Working on Book for Mother's Day
  • Phil: Cherry Wood Table Top with plumbers piping
  • Mat: Moving pallets and cars for Powerwheels garage
  • Colleen: Wove a top from leather straps

Guest Introductions

  • We had 5 visitors today

Recognition for AWESOMENESS

  • Colleen: Thank you everyone for helping with Makerfaire and mother's day wishes
  • Jake: Thank you Dan for coordinating group buy for sheet metal brake
  • Colleen: Thank you Billy for organizing front shelve AV rack
  • Adrian: Thank you Felicia and Pete for supporting Nerdy Derby at Madison
  • Billy: Thank you Kyle and Adam for assisting with the AV rack
  • Vince: Thank you Marcus for helping me getting acquainted with the space
  • Felicia: Thank you Adrian and Pete for championing Nerdy Derby
  • Pete: Thank you Adrian for champion Nerdy Derby and Felicia for assistance
  • Kathy: Thank you Tom K for listing equipment on ebay and shipping
  • Cosplay Dad: Congratulations to Amber for graduating
meetingagenda/2018-05-15.txt · Last modified: 2018/05/16 00:21 by marcinp