Member Meeting Minutes for July 19, 2016

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Minutes by Agenda Topic

  • Attendees
    • James Hyde
    • Simon Heath
    • Alex
    • Chad
    • Geno
    • Bob Berger
    • Max
    • Michael Ksiazkiewicz
    • Eli

Called to Order

  • Called to order at: 7:52pm

New/Potential Members

  • N/A

Recent Events

  • Pittsburgh 200 Parade
    • Scheduled: Jul 9, 2016, 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
  • Open Shop (For New Members)
    • Scheduled: Jul 9, 2016, 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM
  • Tesla Birthday Party Field Trip (TechShop)
    • Scheduled: Jul 10, 2016, 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM
  • Open Shop (For New Members)
    • Scheduled: Jul 11, 2016, 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM
  • PUBLIC: Unmanned Vehicle group meeting
    • Scheduled: Jul 11, 2016, 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
  • PUBLIC: Maker Faire Info Session
    • Scheduled: Jul 12, 2016, 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM
  • PUBLIC: 3D Printer Club (3DPPGH)
    • Scheduled: Jul 13, 2016, 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM
  • Power Wheels meeting
    • Scheduled: Jul 14, 2016, 7:30 PM to 11:00 PM
  • PUBLIC: Music & Technology Club
    • Scheduled: Jul 16, 2016, 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM
  • Open Shop (For New Members)
    • Scheduled: Jul 16, 2016, 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM
  • Open Shop (For New Members)
    • Scheduled: Jul 18, 2016, 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM
  • PUBLIC: Software/CS Group Meeting
    • Scheduled: Jul 18, 2016, 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM
  • HackPGH Members Meeting
    • Scheduled: Jul 19, 2016, 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM

Upcoming Events

  • Autonomous Vehicles
    • Scheduled: Jul 20, 2016, 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM
  • Open Shop (For New Members)
    • Scheduled: Jul 23, 2016, 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM
  • Open Shop (For New Members)
    • Scheduled: Jul 25, 2016, 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM
  • PUBLIC: Unmanned Vehicle group meeting
    • Scheduled: Jul 25, 2016, 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
  • PUBLIC: Tesla High Voltage Electronics Club
    • Scheduled: Jul 27, 2016, 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM
  • Power Wheels meeting
    • Scheduled: Jul 28, 2016, 7:30 PM to 11:00 PM
  • MAKER FAIRE DETROIT
    • Scheduled: Jul 30, 2016 to Jul 31, 2016
  • Open Shop (For New Members)
    • Scheduled: Jul 30, 2016, 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM
  • SHOP CLEAN
    • Scheduled: Sept 31, 2016, 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM (Moved to Sun, Aug 7th)
  • Open Shop (For New Members)
    • Scheduled: Aug 1, 2016, 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM
  • PUBLIC: Software/CS Group Meeting
    • Scheduled: Aug 1, 2016, 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM
  • HackPGH Members Meeting
    • Scheduled: Aug 3, 2016, 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM


Learning Tracks / Classes

  • Motor Control
    • August 13: 10am-2pm
  • Basic Electronics part 1: (TBD)
  • Advanced Arduino Programming (TBD)
  • Mechanical / Other
    • Intro to Mill
    • Intro to Lathe
    • Lightsaber class
      • Andrew
  • Casting Day
    • TBD
  • Fix it Day
    • Sept 10 11am to 5pm

Potential Talks/Classes

  • Chainmail Class
  • Selling on Ebay class
    • John Lewis

Shop Projects / Updates

  • Autonomous Power Wheels
    • Got control systems guy to join team
    • Additional meeting for 7/20
  • Power Wheels
    • Frame is done
    • Working on lego foam bricks
    • Almost done
  • 3-D Printers
    • Need to move printers to library area
  • Lathe
    • DROs need to be installed
    • No updates
  • Fabrication Station
    • Need to buy vinyl
    • Scott is bringing brand new sewing machine
  • Vending Machine
    • John Lewis reinstalled OS for pi
    • Configured to use HackPGH wifi
    • No updates
  • Automatic dues payment system
    • Working on site and stuff.
  • Server

Old Business

  • Buddy system Stickers
    • Need More Cut (need vinyl first)
  • Uptown/Oakland Eco innovation district cleaning a lot, turning into community garden
    • No Update
  • Routers cant keep up with traffic during classes
  • Need outlets near mill
  • Rotary table for mill 6"
  • Maker Faire Pittsburgh 2nd round deadline August 15!!!
    • Submit your projects ASAP, even if halfway done!

New Business

  • New Space
    • Harold's space is still possibility
    • Possible place on Gist street (share with Attack Theatre)
  • Need to clean space.
    • Lots of unused stuff we can get rid of
  • Maker Faire Detroit Plans
    • Have 3 hotel rooms. (2/3 ppl per room). 9 slots available
    • Chad and Eli will be there Thursday evening
    • You get tickets to fair

Project RollCall

  • Simon is working blimp
  • Alex is doing bronze casting
  • Chad is building bar bot


New Member Induction

  • Adam Casto
    • All members and board members approve
  • Merrick
    • All members and board members approve


Move to Adjourn

  • Bob Berger motions
    • James Hyde 2nds
  • Adjourned at: 8:16pm
Meeting notes by Geno