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Proposed agenda for General Member Meeting to be held 6/24/2017 11am at Mobile Makerspace

Officer reports

What have you accomplished over the last month, what are you going to do next, are there any roadblocks/risks.

President - Dana is absent.

Vice President - Working on a woodworking class. Should be ready next month to build wood mallets. Working on the Makerbot, getting it adjusted to print better.

Secretary - Working on the enclosure for the Rostock. Been opening Thursday nights since finishing school. Bought some more tools - electronic level and an electronic angle measuring tool. Talked a bit with Madison several Thursday nights.

Treasurer - May income $27.28 after expenses. June income $166.79 after expenses. $2348.83 operating balance.

Marketing -

Membership - Rachel is absent. Discovered that she met with Janie last Saturday to give orientation on equipment. Member count seems to be 16 or 17.

Old Business

Shop inventory update (Josh) - Any further action needed? Josh will go through things that still need updated. Need to add new welding equipment.

Doorbell update (Dana) - no progress - rain and visitors on hosting nights. Still needs wiring.

Mobicon report (Matthew)

Exchange 202

New Business

Elections - August member meeting

Classes - Josh woodworking class. Rick - Thursday night Raspberry Pi and Arduino Theme night starting July 6th.

Katherine (new member) offered a epoxy resin and/or silicone casting workshop on a future Saturday before going back to UAB.

Item wishlist

Need to clear some room for any more stuff. Workday on July 15th to clear space before we purchase any new tools.

  • Bigger laser cutter
  • +Air assist tube for old laser cutter
  • Blue painters tape
  • Nice set of wrenches and sockets/extensions
  • Quiet spindle for ShapeOko
  • Tablesaw - looking at SawStop since the Bosch is in patent litigation - where to put it? $2000
  • Drillpress - Richard has one and will bring it down.
  • Lathe - Richard has one that needs some cleaning. He will bring it up.
  • Enclosure for Rostock - in progress
  • Oscilliscope


July LODA ArtWalk - 7/14 Katherine has a project that would be good to display at Artwalk - Cosplay costume needs a weapon.

Next meeting: July 22nd