Space Improvements

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Members: Please help complete items on this list when you have the time. Please check with the appropriate Area Captain first. Also, if you think of something that you think needs to be done, please add it to this list.

Non-members: We always appreciate anyone who is willing to help us out with these chores! Please check with the appropriate Area Captain first.


Please see the To Do List for routine chores.

One-Off Tasks

  • clean out new kitchen cabinets
    • move stuff from shelves into cabinets
  • move scrap metal from wood shop to side garage (keep walkway clear!)
  • clean up network cabling (no hanging wires!) (in process)
  • install fluorescent lights
    • electronics / classroom area (2 to 4)
    • 3D printing area (2)
    • CNC area (3)
    • 3rd floor (?)
    • woodworking area (12)
      • consider LED system
  • get old lathe working
    • construct bench/stand and mount
  • install proper entry door on 1st floor (in better weather)
  • design, construct and install a more permanent sign for above the entryway
  • ground the laser cutter/engraver
  • install electrical outlets in woodworking area (Rob and Michael will do this)
  • check (and repair as needed) light fixtures
    • shower room
    • outside furnace room
  • install ceiling fans
    • craft area (wood look fan)
    • other 2nd floor areas, as desired (white fans)
    • wood shop (white fans; after the wood shop is completed)
  • update loaned tools log and fill out appropriate forms
  • determine electrical layout (that is, what breakers control what)
    • 2nd floor breaker panel
    • 1st floor breaker panel
  • install electrical outlets in crafts area (in process)
  • install kitchen stuff:
    • new base cabinets
    • new counter top and sink
    • wall cabinets (aka, cupboards)
  • sort through and organize the hardware in that big metal tool box on the 1st floor
  • hang area signs (Rob and Bob are doing this)
    • crafts
    • silkscreening
    • electronics
    • 3D printing
    • laser
    • milling
    • rooftop garden
    • conference room
    • wood shop (upstairs sign)
    • wood shop (downstairs sign)
  • install compressed air plumbing system in wood shop (in process by Michael and Rob)
  • install dust collection ductwork in wood shop (Rob and Michael will do this)
    • need to get the appropriate materials
    • create parts (3D printed and electronics) needed for automated gate control
    • and connect to all appropriate tools, etc (Rob and Michael will do this)
  • add features to website
    • update DNS records for DKIM and SPF
    • add online version of Guest Liability Waiver (Rob is working on this)
    • add online version of New Member Registration form
    • put Project Proposal form online to more widely disseminate info (Rob will do this)
    • add books database feature (in process) (Rob and Bob are working on this)