Tuesday August 16th, 2011

16 members and 6 guests attended the meeting.


Welcome Podium Updates

  • Elizabeth showed the draft of the wording for the new welcome sign. Elizabeth’s wording was accepted with minor changes.
  • Brent will cut the welcome sign wording on vinyl.

Upcoming Demos

  • Cam Bam Demo on 8/18 (Tom Gondek)
  • Dip Trace Demo on 8/25 (Royce Pipkins)
  • Maker Bot Demo on 9/1 (Drew Dominguez)
  • Welding Demo on 9/8 (Rich Neubauer)

Made In Milwaukee

  • Made In Milwaukee is on Saturday 9/3 from 9am to 11pm at Cathedral Square in downtown Milwaukee.
  • Adam Cohen volunteered to be the lead organizer for the event.
  • We will have 4 10×10 squares at the event.
  • Event Ideas
    • Soldering Class
    • Maker Bot Demo
    • Giant Jacks
    • Ruebens Tube Demo
    • Makerspace T-shirts for sale
    • Business Cards and info pamphlets
    • Egg Bot Demo
  • Volunteers are needed to staff the event all day. Contact Adam Cohen if you are interested.

New Website

  • The new website is almost done.


  • Ron noticed that we are missing two sets of alan wrenches in the shop. We will need to purchase a sets of alan wrenches if we can’t find the missing sets.
  • Pumping Station One is having a party on Saturday September 10th. Everyone is welcome to attend.