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Kate Bolin [8:10 PM] Members' meeting - 7/12/2016 [8:11] @katemonkey running and taking minutes [8:11] Roll Call: @tasos, @russellh, @daniel1111, @dpslwk, @tony_s, @msemtd [8:12] Announcements and Events [8:12] AGM happened two weeks ago, went well [8:13] Constitution has been amended - up on the wiki [8:13] Ring-making workshop on Sunday, 11/12 [8:13] MIG Welder Pledge currently happening [8:14] Auction on the 13/12 [8:14] They go for £3900 new, could be quite a bargain [8:14] Pledge currently at £275 [8:14] Actions & minutes from last meeting - no actions, minutes up here [8:14] Finance team update: [8:15] End of year accounts are in [8:15] more to follow [8:15] Team updates: [8:16] Electronics team: [8:16] Not much to report from the Electronics team. Things to do: Label all equipment for each of the 'bays' so people know where to put things back. Label all the power supplies and test equipment Label all the racks with sensible names. Security for the new test equipment? How top do this? Need to mark them for identification. Need to order single core wire and solder as these are very low. 2 x 500g reels of lead-free solder. 10 x reels single core cable (useful for breadboards). Total cost will be around £100-150. Is this OK? [8:16] Matt says that's fine, will talk to Matt Little about it [8:17] Communications team: [8:17] Comms team has two members, and we would love more volunteers [8:17] Hackspace 2.5 update: [8:18] Walk around the space, list of all the jobs that need to be done, Mike is building the list of little jobs, and they'll be put on the trello board [8:18] AOB: [8:18] Bandsaw repair [8:18] Baby Startrite will be out for action for awhile, as the motor has broken [8:19] Going to have to be after Christmas, due to timing [8:19] Metalworking team will have to redo the motor, as it has snapped in half [8:20] Edit: Snapped in two [8:20] Michael: "By forces unknown" [8:20] And done [8:21] wait, no [8:21] Tasos asks about the materials shop and what we're going to do in the future [8:22] He thinks it would be a good thing to have, even if it's a small profit loss [8:22] Matt points out that it was a major loss, as we lost £80 in a month [8:22] It's to be re-evaluated [8:22] And done.