Member Meeting Minutes for Oct 3, 2018

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Called to Order

  • The meeting was called to order at:


  • Chad Elish
  • Nathan Lutz
  • Adam Longwill
  • Jan Shore
  • Bob Ackerson
  • CW Kremer
  • Adam the other Adam
  • Michael Acioli
  • Cassie Grieger
  • Phil Garrow
  • Beebo
  • Marko
  • David Bocamp
  • Geno the Ukranian, electrical engineer, imbedded systems guy
  • Stephen Zelenko

New Members

Guest Introductions


When life gives you lemons, squirt someone in the eye. -Cathy Guisewite

Previous Events

  • Microcontroller meetup
  • amateur radio meetup
  • Tesla high voltage club
  • Hacky Happy Hour with 20-30 attendees
  • Open Shop
  • Shop clean

Upcoming Events

  • Lan Party
  • Open Shop and Tool Training
  • Members Meeting

Shop Updates

  • Insurance
    • We has insurance!
  • Update of language of liability waiver?
  • Old Table Saw
    • Working on Pricing: CW and Chad will work on that after this meeting
  • Outreach
    • Tustin Tot Lot
  • Tustin Tot now has wifi
  • Users have used 25 GB with 100mb up. Longest connection is 1.5 hours
    • Millvale Village Green Air
  • Project is ongoing and being built
      • Ongoing.
  • Shop Improvements
    • SawStop, Jointer, Planer and Dust Collection up!
  • Dope.
    • Wood Lathe
      • Contact Chris for training.
    • Tool Training from members other than the Board of Directors
      • Please help us out and volunteer to do tours and/or tool training
      • This conversation was started because there was a universal desire to have better documentation on how to properly use and maintain the tools and the shop in a major, visible way.
      • A suggestion was made that we form a committee to do this.
      • Steve Owens is working on this! Help him out! Contact him for details!
    • Reminder... Clean up after yourselves. This is a safety issue!
    • Storage Area
      • We need to start this back up.
    • New Sign of privileges and responsibilities.
      • Show your support! Sign the sign!
  • 3D Printers
    • We may be getting a really nice powdered based printer!
  • Power Racing
    • We need to find a place for them.
    • Hang from ceiling?
  • RFID Updates
    • Code has been open sourced.
    • Updates for tool training in progress.

Project Updates

Recognition for AWESOMENESS

Move to Adjourn

The meeting was adjourned at:

Notes by Adam "the yellow dart" Longwill