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 All members must abide by the rules set by BV Studios. Breaking these rules can put the Hackspace’s tenancy at risk. BV Studios rules have precedence over Hackspace rules. All members must abide by the rules set by BV Studios. Breaking these rules can put the Hackspace’s tenancy at risk. BV Studios rules have precedence over Hackspace rules.
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 ==== Communal Areas ==== ==== Communal Areas ====
  
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 In addition BV Studios has a strict policy against peer to peer file sharing (e.g. BitTorrent, Gnutella etc) and will treat use of these services as piracy. This may result in the associated devices being banned from the network and a complaint made against you by the building management. The building management may also charge a fee for device unblocking, which you will be personally liable for. Please refrain from use of peer to peer file sharing while in the space, and do not install any associated software on any Hackspace devices. In addition BV Studios has a strict policy against peer to peer file sharing (e.g. BitTorrent, Gnutella etc) and will treat use of these services as piracy. This may result in the associated devices being banned from the network and a complaint made against you by the building management. The building management may also charge a fee for device unblocking, which you will be personally liable for. Please refrain from use of peer to peer file sharing while in the space, and do not install any associated software on any Hackspace devices.
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 ==== Compressed Gas and Welding ==== ==== Compressed Gas and Welding ====
  
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 Welding and similar naked flame hot-work are forbidden in BV Studios. Welding and similar naked flame hot-work are forbidden in BV Studios.
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 ==== Bins and Recycling ==== ==== Bins and Recycling ====
  
-Please note that the building'​s waste is managed by a private firm, and the recycling rules are not the same as you may be used to from Bristol Council. The signs in the bin store clarify exactly what is and is not allowed in each skip. In particular, note that the recycling bin does not handle glass, and that neither bin handles wood. You must take all of your wood offcuts home with you for disposal.+Please note that the building'​s waste is managed by a private firm, and the recycling rules are not the same as you may be used to from Bristol Council. The signs in the bin store clarify exactly what is and is not allowed in each skip. In particular, note that the recycling bin does not handle glass, and that neither bin handles wood. **You must take all of your wood offcuts home with you for disposal.**
  
-BV’s Recycling Bin is for:+BV’s ​**Recycling Bin** is for:
   * Clean recyclable plastic   * Clean recyclable plastic
   * Tins and cans   * Tins and cans
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   * Plastic films   * Plastic films
  
-BV’s Landfill Bin is for:\\+BV’s ​**Landfill Bin** is for:\\
 Everything except... Everything except...
   * Things that go in the recycling bin   * Things that go in the recycling bin
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 Hackspace does not hold fire alarm tests or drills. BV Studios will notify the Google Group or Directors if they plan any tests. Hackspace does not hold fire alarm tests or drills. BV Studios will notify the Google Group or Directors if they plan any tests.
  
-If you hear the fire alarm you must exit the building as promptly and safely as possible. Power down any tools you are using if they would present a risk running unattended.+**If you hear the fire alarm you must exit the building as promptly and safely as possible.** Power down any tools you are using if they would present a risk running unattended.
  
-You must make a judgement about your ability to tackle any minor fire using the provided extinguishers. If in doubt, don’t.+You must make a judgement about your ability to tackle any minor fire using the provided extinguishers. ​**If in doubt, don’t.**
  
 Exit the building using the the designated fire exits. The nearest fire exit to Hackspace is through the kitchen next to G12. The glass door in G11 is not a fire exit, but if it’s open, use it. Exit the building using the the designated fire exits. The nearest fire exit to Hackspace is through the kitchen next to G12. The glass door in G11 is not a fire exit, but if it’s open, use it.
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 Leave G10 locked unless you’re using it. Leave G10 locked unless you’re using it.
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 ==== Access Cards and Keys ==== ==== Access Cards and Keys ====
  
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 Please note that apart from verifying your membership and forwarding your details, Hackspace has no control over the card and key issuance process (including the timescale), so once you are in contact with the building owner, please refer your queries to him. Please note that apart from verifying your membership and forwarding your details, Hackspace has no control over the card and key issuance process (including the timescale), so once you are in contact with the building owner, please refer your queries to him.
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 ==== How to Access Hackspace if You Don’t Have a Card ==== ==== How to Access Hackspace if You Don’t Have a Card ====
  
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   * Take the chance of turning up and knocking on glass door! If the lights are on, then someone is probably in there.   * Take the chance of turning up and knocking on glass door! If the lights are on, then someone is probably in there.
  
-Once in, you must inform other present members that you don’t have a card yet. This is so they don’t leave you alone in the space and unable to lock up behind yourself.+Once in, **you must inform other present members that you don’t have a card yet**. This is so they don’t leave you alone in the space and unable to lock up behind yourself.
 ==== Accessing Hackspace When You Have Your Card and Key ==== ==== Accessing Hackspace When You Have Your Card and Key ====
  
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