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botlab:openmeeting_20140408 [2014/04/24 08:01]
dwyatt [Topics discussed]
botlab:openmeeting_20140408 [2014/04/24 08:10]
dwyatt [Topics discussed]
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     * Have just instituted [[:3boxsystem | 3 bin system]] - gives people 3 weeks to express interest. Is 3 weeks long enough? Esp. if we get a big donation that fills the bins?      * Have just instituted [[:3boxsystem | 3 bin system]] - gives people 3 weeks to express interest. Is 3 weeks long enough? Esp. if we get a big donation that fills the bins? 
     * PN: still in beta, will see how it works and adjust accordingly!     * PN: still in beta, will see how it works and adjust accordingly!
-    * TG: what if companies tried to use us as a dumping ground? ?TODO+    * TG: what if companies tried to use us as a dumping ground? Hasn't really been a problem in the past and we do have a fairly clear policy on what we accept e.g. no CRTs!
   * Use of extra space in G10/G11   * Use of extra space in G10/G11
     * DH: storage boxes for members - e.g. Really Useful Boxes (strongly suggest that people use those, because they stack) - or just *require* people to use specific box     * DH: storage boxes for members - e.g. Really Useful Boxes (strongly suggest that people use those, because they stack) - or just *require* people to use specific box
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     * Shelving - should we spend money on it? Tarim: has sorted it - we have the frame parts, all we need is wood for the shelves...      * Shelving - should we spend money on it? Tarim: has sorted it - we have the frame parts, all we need is wood for the shelves... 
     * Buy in a stack of boxes and let members pay for it? Matt V has already bought in some boxes - but maybe invest in a good system for the future. Filing cabinets as a better use of space? Not necessarily for members' personal storage     * Buy in a stack of boxes and let members pay for it? Matt V has already bought in some boxes - but maybe invest in a good system for the future. Filing cabinets as a better use of space? Not necessarily for members' personal storage
-    * Size of boxes: e.g. RUB 35l & half that height - ~£5 and ~£10 +    * Size of boxes: e.g. [[http://www.reallyusefulstorageboxes.co.uk/PBSCProduct.asp?ItmID=12529639|RUB 35l]] [[http://www.reallyusefulstorageboxes.co.uk/PBSCProduct.asp?ItmID=12452493|18l half that height]] - ~£5 and ~£10 
-    * => DH to put a proposal to the mailing list+    * => **ACTION**: DH to put a proposal to the mailing list
   * Additional equipment required?   * Additional equipment required?
     * (storage - see above)     * (storage - see above)
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     * TG: surface-mount soldering equipment? We have a hot-air rework station and Ian's toaster oven, but something a bit more professional? Nudge Ian to provide instructions on use of his oven?     * TG: surface-mount soldering equipment? We have a hot-air rework station and Ian's toaster oven, but something a bit more professional? Nudge Ian to provide instructions on use of his oven?
     * DH: hand tools? good screwdrivers etc., tinsnips     * DH: hand tools? good screwdrivers etc., tinsnips
-    * DH: ask the mailing list! DW to organise+    * DH: ask the mailing list! **ACTION:** DW to organise
     * RD: MarkForged carbon-fibre 3d printer?! $5000, shipping in "second half of 2014"? Tarim: suggest to Knowle West Media Centre as they have big funding...     * RD: MarkForged carbon-fibre 3d printer?! $5000, shipping in "second half of 2014"? Tarim: suggest to Knowle West Media Centre as they have big funding...
   * BV Open Studios   * BV Open Studios
     * Tarim: Happening at end of May - Weekend of 31 May/1 June     * Tarim: Happening at end of May - Weekend of 31 May/1 June
     * Good opportunity to show our work off     * Good opportunity to show our work off
-    * PN: make some flier to distribute? Barney made some for the Maker Faire+    * PN: make some fliers to distribute? Barney made some for the Maker Faire
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