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First Time Visitor Info

  • Prime Directive: Be Excellent to Each Other
  • 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
  • Minors must be attended by Parent/Guardian!

Shout Outs

  • Thank you Give Local Louisville donors!
    • Thank you Ben and Daniel for getting this together.
    • Thank you Nathan for representing LVL1 on stage at the event on Fourth St.
  • Thank you Aaron for taking out the recyclables
  • Thank you Ben for finding a pool for Charles

Equipment and Supplies Wanted

  • Jared - A non-working shower head
  • Wilcox - 10ft 1 inch metal rod and cylindrical tubing - Fire Circus Lyra

Space Upgrades

Space Downgrades

  • Makerbot Replicators
    • Assembly in progress
  • Laser cutter chiller is having a problem
  • 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 drill bitses and soap!

Regular Meetups

    • Learn-a-Thing Workshops (Tuesday 6pm)
      • Learn how to use a tool at LVL1 before the meeting (informal setting; great for first-timers!)
    • LVL1 Open Meeting & Making (Tuesday 8pm)
    • Mednesday @ 7 PM
      • Learn LVL1's equipment from the inside out by helping repair and maintain tools
      • This week's focus: 3D printers
    • MakerEd Educators MeetUp (1st Wed of the Month 10/7 @ 7pm)
    • Sewing Night - 3rd Thursday - 10/15
      • Bring a project, learn to sew!
    • Drone Meetup - 4th Thursday - 10/22 @ 8 PM (At UofL Shelby Campus)
      • Talk shop, fix your drone, and take flight!
    • Irregular Movie and Open Build Night (8pm)
      • Watch a terrible movie and ignore your project! Or maybe work on your project and ignore a terrible movie... The choice is yours.
      • Group Pizza order often placed at 7:30 pm (~$7/person)

Upcoming Workshops and Events

  • Startup Weekend Louisville - 10/9 thru 10/11
  • Stupid Sh!t No One Needs and Terrible Ideas Hackathon - 10/10 thru 10/11
    • Show corporate how it's done by building useless things for fun!
  • Women in STEM Meetup - 10/21
    • Contact Beth for more details
  • The Second, 5th Annual Sumobot Competition - 10/30
    • Join in the melee by bringing in your sumobot and compete for hacker street cred
    • Costumes are greatly encouraged
  • New Member Orientation - 10/25
    • Learn about your rights, general LVL1 rules, and meet other members
  • Arduino 101 Workshop - 11/7, 12PM - 4PM
  • Surface-mount TV-B-Gone workshops!
    • By appointment, with Charles, $25, 2 hour time commitment.
  • NEW Want to learn something new, get some equipment training, or host a workshop? Send email to learn@lvl1.org
    • Any one can be added to receive requests, just send email to learn@lvl1.org

Project Roll Call

  • Jared is making a game for for Ex-beer-iment at the KSC
  • Charles plugs his giant battleship game being built in concert with Hive13
  • Someone built LVL1 an empty Box of Fucks for when you're out of fucks to give
  • Cody is looking for a car
  • Cindy is slowly propagating her Trilife kit all over the place
  • Gary is continuing his geodesic dome project

Meeting Notes

  • Attendance: ~30
  • Meeting Start: 8:03 PM
  • Meeting Stop: 8:35 PM
  • Dinner: Ben made tacos
  • Tour Guide:
  • Notes Taken by: Nathan