Meeting Notes 2017-09-26

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  • Intro to PS1 and what we're about. (2 mins MAX)
  • Tour leaves (new people)
  • Update from the BoD about what's going
  • Update from area hosts about what's going on
  • Other announcements, events, awesome callouts, what have you been hacking, general discussion, etc.
  • 8:15pm SHARP Voting time, if a vote is taking place


Intro to PS1

Board Updates

  • Insurance review:
    • Lawyer working on alcohol policy, liability waiver, loan agreement for loaned tools.
    • Working groups are working, Canvas (for teaching/authorization)
  • 3 Andrews are working on RFID system for machine control (Want to help? Contact Andrew C.)

Area Host Updates

  • Small Metals:
    • Aushra: Weekend after next, Sheetrock on shed in small metals and then hood and ducting for ventilation! Asking for volunteers in about a week and half. Stay tuned!
  • CNC:
    • Ash (new CNC area host!),
    • Office hours are scheduled:
      • With sky on Sunday mornings (maybe one other day),
      • With Joe on Tuesday 6-9.
    • Looking into getting a new 3D printer (Prusa Mk. 3)
    • Projector and screen are up. Just HDMI for now
    • Formlabs printers are working, BYO resin
      • Aushra took detailed notes
  • In craft area: CNC paper cutter is new and working!

Announcements, Events, Discussion

  • Gerald misses us all.
  • Milwaukee Power Racing: very, very hot. Crowds hiding in the air conditioning. PS1's team raced and placed second twice, and third overall. 4 ties flat during the endurance race! Night race with lights!
  • Alex met Drew at Maker Faire in New York, and is checking out the space. Welcome! Drew does tiny LED projects.
  • Video Game group is doing a tiny treasure hunt
  • Joe is working on getting the front screen to display useful information