On Tue, 14 Aug 2012 18:07:58 Reece Arnott wrote:
> Hamish Tocher from the Otago Poly has asked me a couple of questions:
> I am wondering about two things: could we come on Saturday afternoon to
> do some printing?
> And could we come perhaps on Tuesday afternoon? I realize this is an
> off-duty hour!
> "We" is me plus about 6 people. Obviously, we would pay for the PLA/ABS
> and put some money into the kitty.
The PLA there is available for beginners without charge in small quantities -
feel free to help yourselves - if you have larger plans, please buy a roll or
two - donations in the blue box are always welcome - 6 people on Sat is not an
> I have told him that I can be there on Saturday and I'll have my
> Makerbot set up as well. Optimally there should be a couple of others
> there as well (Paul and Brian?) who can each take on one of the Mendel
> machines and nurse it along. I know what I'm doing with my makerbot but
> haven't really done anything with the Mendels.
The white one is currently non-functional, the other is free for general use -
requires a little TLC to use but anyone can learn how to use it
> Similar thing for Tuesday. I am unemployed so I can be there :-) Anyone
> else who could volunteer to be there?
The basic rule has been that a board member should be there (and you're a
board member ...) - we can open any time (but please let everyone know so
that we don't overbook the space) - I'm pretty overcommitted at the moment,
can't promise a Tuesday - let's talk