06/17/2014

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First time Visitor Info

  • Prime Directive: Be Excellent to Each Other
  • PARK ONLY IN THE ORI LOT OR ON THE STREET
    • If you park in our neighbors private lot, they will block you in for fun.
  • Waivers of Liability - Please sign if you have not already
  • Our website / calendar is www.lvl1.org
  • Sign up for our Google Group discussion list
  • You can find all of our Meeting Minutes on our wiki: wiki.lvl1.org
  • Culture of Cleanliness

Equipment and Supplies Wanted

  • (Josh) - Red Bull Cans.
    • Posted 10/22/2013
    • Two Mylar weather balloons or giant white spheres
    • Bernheim Connect talking tree.
    • Posted 3/11/2014
  • (Michael D.) - Dummy / flexible rescue aide
    • Posted 5/27/2014
  • (Divinity) - Unused space for photography and project storage
    • Posted 6/3/2014
  • (Insub) Unwanted/broken toolboxes, worn out/busted luggage that has telescoping handle, Cordura strapping ie. broken ratchet straps, backpacks, bags, shoulder straps

Space Upgrades

Space Downgrades

  • Missing numerous hand tools!
    • Please check your tool bags for any LVL1 equipment.
    • Return tools to their resting places!
      • If you don't know where a tool belongs, put it in the plastic bin on top of the red tool cabinet.
  • The quickest way to get something fixed is to let us know that it is broken! Send broken equipment reports to Broken@lvl1.org
    • This includes supplies like toilet paper and soap!

Space Moving Update

  • Big thanks to everyone who's helped this past week
  • Permit Pulled, Supplies Delivered!
    • Still waiting on permit to be issued
  • HOW YOU CAN HELP:
    • BEGIN PACKING UP STUFF AT THE OLD SPACE!!!
    • Members: PLEASE MOVE YOUR STUFF OR IT WILL BE LEFT AT THE OLD BUILDING!!!!
      • If you have problems with moving your stuff, please contact the directors.
  • Grand Re-opening target: JULY 12TH!

Regular Meetups

  • MONDAY
  • TUESDAY
    • LVL1 Open Meeting & Making (Tuesday 8pm)
  • WEDNESDAY
    • MakerEd Educators MeetUp (1st Wed of the Month 7/2 @ 7pm)
    • KYOSS Monthly Meeting (2nd Wed of the Month 7/9 @ 6:30pm) http://kyoss.org/
    • JSLou Meetup (3rd Wed of the Month 6/18) http://jslou.org/
    • Java Workshop (4th Wed of the Month 6/25 @ 7pm)
  • THURSDAY
  • FRIDAY
  • SUNDAY
    • Game Dev Group (6/22 @ 2pm)
      • All game dev projects welcome! Collaborate with other teams or start your own!
      • Now meeting irregularly. Check http://gamedevlou.org/ for meeting announcements!

Upcoming Workshops and Events

Project Roll Call

5 Minute Maintenance and Cleaning

Meeting Notes

  • Attendance: ~40
  • Meeting Start: 8:05 PM (8:00 PM exactly, not even a femptosecond late, Hacker-standard Time)
  • Meeting Stop: 8:35 PM
  • Dinner: Ben made pigs in a blanket with chili
  • Tour Guide: Cody
  • Notes Taken by: Nathan A.
  • First Time Visitors
    • A few new folks here
  • Equipment & Supplies Wanted
    • Nothing new added.
  • Space Upgrades
    • Chris is fixing the Lulzbot printer. Thank you very much Chris!!!
  • Space Downgrades
    • Trash can and recycling bins are missing! :(
    • Nothing new added.
  • Space Moving Update
    • RFID system almost done.
    • PLEASE PLEASE PLEASE!!! GET THE BONEYARD PACKED UP AND MOVED UPSTAIRS!!!!!
  • Regular Meetups
    • Friday: Watched the last episodes of Archer, Robin Hood, and Christopher Walken reading Where the Wild Things Are
    • No concrete plans on Friday...but folks will be here!
    • Nothing new added.
  • Upcoming Workshops & Events
    • White House Maker Faire is happening tomorrow/this week. Check out Twitter!!!
  • Project Roll Call
    • Insub and friend are making the new toolbox with cardboard for now.
    • Someone is looking for high quality 3D scans of books (not the text inside) for a project
    • Cody is trying to put bikes back together
    • Bob Setree needs help with RS232 communication
    • Nathan shows off his custom build stewart platform
    • Ben's friend is attempting a Guinness World Record for cutting open a wine bottle with a large knife
    • Brian gives an update on Shapeoko CNC Router: IT'S ON ITS WAY!!!!
    • Tim has placed packing supplies on the table. Please help out!


  • Secretary note: Add MakerEd link to wiki