Recent Changes for "Davis Makerspace" - Davis Wikihttp://daviswiki.org/Davis_MakerspaceRecent Changes of the page "Davis Makerspace" on Davis Wiki.en-us Davis Makerspacehttp://daviswiki.org/Davis_Makerspace2013-10-09 10:14:16jefftolentino <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Davis Makerspace<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 29: </td> <td> Line 29: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> ''DMS is currently in the process now of building up the suite 1337 tool inventory. At the moment there is a mis-mash of tools, both hand and power. We have two Printerbot 3D printers up and running and 3 more printers currently being assembled. Other tools including drills, a circular saw, a couple reciprocating saws, sodering irons, glue guns, Xacto knives, paint supplies, and more. There are a couple linux machines for open use and wireless Internet access as well.'' </td> <td> <span>+</span> ''DMS is currently in the process now of building up the suite 1337 tool inventory. At the moment there is a mis-mash of tools, both hand and power. We have two Printerbot 3D printers up and running and 3 more printers currently being assembled. Other tools including drills, a circular saw, a couple reciprocating saws, so<span>l</span>dering irons, glue guns, Xacto knives, paint supplies, and more. There are a couple linux machines for open use and wireless Internet access as well.'' </td> </tr> </table> </div> Davis Makerspacehttp://daviswiki.org/Davis_Makerspace2013-10-09 10:13:11jefftolentino3D printers have been available for a while. <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Davis Makerspace<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 29: </td> <td> Line 29: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- ''DMS is currently in the process now of building up the suite 1337 tool inventory. At the moment there is a mis-mash of tools, both hand and power, including drills, a circular saw and a couple reciprocating saws. There are a couple linux machines for open use and wireless Internet access as well. DMS also has a partially assembled 3D printer which they are hoping to have available later in 2013.''</span> </td> <td> <span>+ ''DMS is currently in the process now of building up the suite 1337 tool inventory. At the moment there is a mis-mash of tools, both hand and power. We have two Printerbot 3D printers up and running and 3 more printers currently being assembled. Other tools including drills, a circular saw, a couple reciprocating saws, sodering irons, glue guns, Xacto knives, paint supplies, and more. There are a couple linux machines for open use and wireless Internet access as well.''</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Davis Makerspacehttp://daviswiki.org/Davis_Makerspace2013-09-19 11:39:11jefftolentinoclose italics <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Davis Makerspace<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 32: </td> <td> Line 32: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> ''Funny you should ask. They are currently in the [http://wiki.davismakerspace.org/Key%20Policy%20Development process of figuring out the best way to deal with key access]. Feel free to get involved! Alternatively, don't worry about keys and just come on by during any of the [http://wiki.davismakerspace.org/#open-hours open hours]. </td> <td> <span>+</span> ''Funny you should ask. They are currently in the [http://wiki.davismakerspace.org/Key%20Policy%20Development process of figuring out the best way to deal with key access]. Feel free to get involved! Alternatively, don't worry about keys and just come on by during any of the [http://wiki.davismakerspace.org/#open-hours open hours].<span>''</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Davis Makerspacehttp://daviswiki.org/Davis_Makerspace2013-09-19 10:12:32BradenPellettchange key access info <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Davis Makerspace<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 32: </td> <td> Line 32: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- ''Yes! Users who commit to a $30 monthly donation to Davis Makerspace can get key access to Suite 1337. Keys are awarded after three consecutive monthly donations have been made.''<br> - <br> - Are there other ways to get keys?<br> - ''At the moment the only way to get a key is through a monthly donation commitment. Eventually, DMS hopes to provide expanded key access for volunteer work, but the details for these arrangements are still being worked out.''</span> </td> <td> <span>+ ''Funny you should ask. They are currently in the [http://wiki.davismakerspace.org/Key%20Policy%20Development process of figuring out the best way to deal with key access]. Feel free to get involved! Alternatively, don't worry about keys and just come on by during any of the [http://wiki.davismakerspace.org/#open-hours open hours].</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Davis Makerspacehttp://daviswiki.org/Davis_Makerspace2013-09-07 14:33:04StevenDaubertComment added. <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Davis Makerspace<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 47: </td> <td> Line 47: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ ------<br> + ''2013-09-07 15:33:04'' [[nbsp]] Machining? --["Users/StevenDaubert"]</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Davis Makerspacehttp://daviswiki.org/Davis_Makerspace2013-09-07 14:25:31SteveDavisonLeet link <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Davis Makerspace<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 16: </td> <td> Line 16: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> The current DMS workshop, a.k.a. Suite 1337, is located in the ["Tim Spencer Alley"], behind ["Woodstock's Pizza"]. It is housed in a converted storage unit, and painted a dull green. It can be identified by the 1337 not painted in red on the door. Inside, DMS members have installed a security system, upcycled duel-pane windows, refurbished lockers, worktables and more. </td> <td> <span>+</span> The current DMS workshop, a.k.a. Suite 1337, is located in the ["Tim Spencer Alley"], behind ["Woodstock's Pizza"]. It is housed in a converted storage unit, and painted a dull green. It can be identified by the 1337 not painted in red on the door. <span>Hackers know 1337 is very [wiki:wikipedia:"Leet"].</span> Inside, DMS members have installed a security system, upcycled duel-pane windows, refurbished lockers, worktables and more. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Davis Makerspacehttp://daviswiki.org/Davis_Makerspace2013-09-07 14:17:18SteveDavisonMap location(s) modifiedDavis Makerspacehttp://daviswiki.org/Davis_Makerspace2013-09-07 14:17:18SteveDavisonCorrected address <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Davis Makerspace<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 2: </td> <td> Line 2: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- ||["Tim Spencer Alley"] behind ["Woodstock's Pizza"]||</span> </td> <td> <span>+ ||[[Address(221 ["G Street"] #1337)]] (behind ["Ground Zero"], in ["Tim Spencer Alley"])||</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 7: </td> <td> Line 7: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> ||[http://www.davismakerspace.org<span>/</span>]|| </td> <td> <span>+</span> ||[http://www.davismakerspace.org]||<span><br> + </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 9: </td> <td> Line 10: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> [[Image(inside.JPG, thumbnail, 350)]]<span>[[Image(1337.jpg,</span> <span>thumbnail, 350)]]</span> </td> <td> <span>+</span> <span>[[Image(1337.jpg, thumbnail, 350)]]</span>[[Image(inside.JPG, thumbnail, 350)]]<span><br> +</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Davis Makerspacehttp://daviswiki.org/Davis_Makerspace2013-07-01 10:57:32jefftolentinominor formatting fix <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Davis Makerspace<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 36: </td> <td> Line 36: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> ''DMS accepts donations on thier website! [http://www.davismakerspace.org/] </td> <td> <span>+</span> ''DMS accepts donations on thier website! [http://www.davismakerspace.org/]<span>''</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Davis Makerspacehttp://daviswiki.org/Davis_Makerspace2013-07-01 10:56:02jefftolentinominor typos <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Davis Makerspace<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 23: </td> <td> Line 23: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> Can I <span>U</span>se <span>T</span>he <span>W</span>orkshop? </td> <td> <span>+</span> Can I <span>u</span>se <span>t</span>he <span>w</span>orkshop? </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 29: </td> <td> Line 29: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> Can I <span>G</span>et a <span>K</span>ey to the <span>W</span>orkshop? </td> <td> <span>+</span> Can I <span>g</span>et a <span>k</span>ey to the <span>w</span>orkshop? </td> </tr> </table> </div> Davis Makerspacehttp://daviswiki.org/Davis_Makerspace2013-06-30 11:04:29jefftolentinorepairing typos, adding links, additional info <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Davis Makerspace<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 11: </td> <td> Line 11: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> Davis Makerspace is a local community workshop group with the aim of providing an open workshop for creative projects, skill sharing and the exchange of ideas. They currently run a shared workshop in <span>downtown </span>Davis, (informally known as Suite 1337). Current members include engineers, programmers, and artists (among other things). Davis Makerspace is currently funded through donations from its own users, and is working through the process of attaining non-profit status. </td> <td> <span>+</span> Davis Makerspace <span>(DMS) </span>is a local community workshop group with the aim of providing an open workshop for creative projects, skill sharing and the exchange of ideas. They currently run a shared workshop in <span>["</span>D<span>owntown" downtown D</span>avis<span>]</span>, (informally known as Suite 1337). Current members include engineers, programmers, and artists (among other things). Davis Makerspace is currently funded through donations from its own users, and is working through the process of attaining non-profit status. </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 14: </td> <td> Line 14: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> The current DMS workshop, a.k.a. Suite 1337, is located in the Tim Spencer Alley<span>, behind </span>Woodstock<span>’</span>s Pizza. It is housed in a converted storage unit, and painted a dull green. It can be identified by the 1337 not painted in red on the door. Inside, DMS members have installed a security system, upcycled duel-pane windows, refurbished lockers, worktables and more. </td> <td> <span>+</span> The current DMS workshop, a.k.a. Suite 1337, is located in the <span>["</span>Tim Spencer Alley<span>"], behind ["</span>Woodstock<span>'</span>s Pizza<span>"]</span>. It is housed in a converted storage unit, and painted a dull green. It can be identified by the 1337 not painted in red on the door. Inside, DMS members have installed a security system, upcycled duel-pane windows, refurbished lockers, worktables and more. </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 17: </td> <td> Line 17: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> DMS started in 2012 under the temporary name Davis Community Workshop. Early meetings were held at Bike Forth, and later moved to the Omsoft facility on 5th street. Its development was more or less grassroots in nature with a loose consensus decision making process. They incorporated in winter of 2012 as part of the non-profit application process, and have been working to gain non-profit status through most of 2013. </td> <td> <span>+</span> DMS started in 2012 under the temporary name Davis Community Workshop. Early meetings were held at <span>["</span>Bike Forth<span>"]</span>, and later moved to the <span>["</span>Omsoft<span>"]</span> facility on <span>["</span>5th street<span>"]</span>. Its development was more or less grassroots in nature with a loose consensus decision making process. They incorporated in winter of 2012 as part of the non-profit application process, and have been working to gain non-profit status through most of 2013. </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 19: </td> <td> Line 19: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> DMS scouted many workshop locations throughout 2012, including <span>a </span>suites adjacent to Bike Forth and various locations on 2nd Street<span>, </span>Olive Drive<span>, and </span>downtown. In February of 2013, DMS signed a lease for a converted storage unit in Tim Spencer Alley. DMS spent most of spring 2013, cleaning up the facility, setting up Internet, building work benches, acquiring tools, installing security features, and generally turning the space into a functioning workshop. In June, 2013, DMS began holding an informal open house each Friday </td> <td> <span>+</span> DMS scouted many workshop locations throughout 2012, including suites adjacent to <span>["</span>Bike Forth<span>"]</span> and various locations on <span>["</span>2nd Street<span>"], ["</span>Olive Drive<span>"], and ["</span>downtown<span>"]</span>. In February of 2013, DMS signed a lease for a converted storage unit in <span>["</span>Tim Spencer Alley<span>"]</span>. DMS spent most of spring 2013, cleaning up the facility, setting up Internet, building work benches, acquiring tools, installing security features, and generally turning the space into a functioning workshop. In June, 2013, DMS began holding an informal open house each Friday<span>.<br> + </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 23: </td> <td> Line 24: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> ''Yes! Suite 1337 is available to everyone. Anyone can work on projects in the space or use the DMS shared tools. Open access is currently available on a limited schedule, (mostly weeknights at the moment, see the DMS wiki for a current schedule) Access during non-open hours are also available by appointment. While Suite 1337 is free to everyone, donations are encouraged to help keep the shop afloat.'' </td> <td> <span>+</span> ''Yes! Suite 1337 is available to everyone. Anyone can work on projects in the space or use the DMS shared tools. Open access is currently available on a limited schedule, (mostly weeknights at the moment, see the <span>[http://wiki.davismakerspace.org/ </span>DMS wiki<span>]</span> for a current schedule) Access during non-open hours are also available by appointment. While Suite 1337 is free to everyone, donations are encouraged to help keep the shop afloat.'' </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 34: </td> <td> Line 35: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ How can I donate to DMS?<br> + ''DMS accepts donations on thier website! [http://www.davismakerspace.org/]<br> + </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 35: </td> <td> Line 39: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> ''Yes! The best way to get yourself involved with DMS is by attending their monthly meeting (first Monday of each month, usually at 7pm). You can also sign up for their group email list<span>&nbsp;thier</span> [https://groups.google.com/forum/#!forum/davis-community-workshop Google Group] (or send an email to davis-community-workshop+subscribe at googlegroups tinyspeck com if you don’t want to use a google account).'' </td> <td> <span>+</span> ''Yes! The best way to get yourself involved with DMS is by attending their monthly meeting (first Monday of each month, usually at 7pm<span>, at Suite 1337</span>). You can also sign up for their group email list [https://groups.google.com/forum/#!forum/davis-community-workshop Google Group] (or send an email to davis-community-workshop+subscribe at googlegroups tinyspeck com if you don’t want to use a google account).'' </td> </tr> </table> </div> Davis Makerspacehttp://daviswiki.org/Davis_Makerspace2013-06-30 10:16:31jefftolentinopics <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Davis Makerspace<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 8: </td> <td> Line 8: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- </span> </td> <td> <span>+ == ==<br> + [[Image(inside.JPG, thumbnail, 350)]][[Image(1337.jpg, thumbnail, 350)]]<br> + == ==</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Davis Makerspacehttp://daviswiki.org/Davis_Makerspace2013-06-30 10:12:40jefftolentinoUpload of image <a href="http://daviswiki.org/Davis_Makerspace?action=Files&do=view&target=inside.JPG">inside.JPG</a>.Davis Makerspacehttp://daviswiki.org/Davis_Makerspace2013-06-30 10:08:38jefftolentinoUpload of image <a href="http://daviswiki.org/Davis_Makerspace?action=Files&do=view&target=1337.jpg">1337.jpg</a>.Davis Makerspacehttp://daviswiki.org/Davis_Makerspace2013-06-30 10:07:50jefftolentinoFairly large update. A lot has changed in the last few months. <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Davis Makerspace<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- The '''Davis Makerspace''' is a planned [http://hackerspaces.org hackerspace]/[wiki:WikiPedia:Hackerspace makerspace] (lab) in Davis. It grew out of the ["Davis Community Workshop"] organizing effort. It is part of the Davis Area Maker Network, a regional resource network of hobbiest fabricators. It will be an IRS [wiki:WikiPedia:"501(c) organization"]. Their email address is davis-community-workshop@googlegroups.com and their website is [http://www.davismakerspace.org/].</span> </td> <td> <span>+ ||&lt;bgcolor='#E0E0FF'&gt;'''Location'''||<br> + ||["Tim Spencer Alley"] behind ["Woodstock's Pizza"]||<br> + ||&lt;bgcolor='#E0E0FF'&gt;'''Hours'''||<br> + ||See http://wiki.davismakerspace.org/||<br> + ||for most current schedule||<br> + ||&lt;bgcolor='#E0E0FF'&gt;'''Website'''||<br> + ||[http://www.davismakerspace.org/]||</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 3: </td> <td> Line 9: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- Generally, the space would be an open community lab incorporating elements of a machine shop, workshop, and studio, where people can come together to share resources and knowledge to make things. It is an "omnishop/polyshop" or "mall of shops". Others have compared makerspaces with public libraries, as a place the public can go for knowledge and resources.</span> </td> <td> <span>+ Davis Makerspace is a local community workshop group with the aim of providing an open workshop for creative projects, skill sharing and the exchange of ideas. They currently run a shared workshop in downtown Davis, (informally known as Suite 1337). Current members include engineers, programmers, and artists (among other things). Davis Makerspace is currently funded through donations from its own users, and is working through the process of attaining non-profit status.</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 5: </td> <td> Line 11: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- The plan is for it to be funded through memberships and classes. Sponsorship and grants too, if available.</span> </td> <td> <span>+ ==Suite 1337==<br> + The current DMS workshop, a.k.a. Suite 1337, is located in the Tim Spencer Alley, behind Woodstock’s Pizza. It is housed in a converted storage unit, and painted a dull green. It can be identified by the 1337 not painted in red on the door. Inside, DMS members have installed a security system, upcycled duel-pane windows, refurbished lockers, worktables and more.</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 7: </td> <td> Line 14: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- A 2008 Davis attempt ("The Computer Orphanage") at creating a more limited hackerspace for electronics and computers flopped.</span> </td> <td> <span>+ ==History==<br> + DMS started in 2012 under the temporary name Davis Community Workshop. Early meetings were held at Bike Forth, and later moved to the Omsoft facility on 5th street. Its development was more or less grassroots in nature with a loose consensus decision making process. They incorporated in winter of 2012 as part of the non-profit application process, and have been working to gain non-profit status through most of 2013.</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 9: </td> <td> Line 17: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- Part of the culture of this planned hackerspace is 0) Consensus decision making, 1) Prefer FOSS (free and open-source software), 2) Reuse recycled/discarded materials, 3) Building is better than buying.</span> </td> <td> <span>+ DMS scouted many workshop locations throughout 2012, including a suites adjacent to Bike Forth and various locations on 2nd Street, Olive Drive, and downtown. In February of 2013, DMS signed a lease for a converted storage unit in Tim Spencer Alley. DMS spent most of spring 2013, cleaning up the facility, setting up Internet, building work benches, acquiring tools, installing security features, and generally turning the space into a functioning workshop. In June, 2013, DMS began holding an informal open house each Friday<br> + ==Frequently Asked Questions==</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 11: </td> <td> Line 20: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- As of 2012-08-22, a building has not been finalized, however work is ongoing. ''Planning meetings are the first and third Mondays of each month, 7:00PM, at ["Bike Forth"].''</span> </td> <td> <span>+ Can I Use The Workshop?<br> + ''Yes! Suite 1337 is available to everyone. Anyone can work on projects in the space or use the DMS shared tools. Open access is currently available on a limited schedule, (mostly weeknights at the moment, see the DMS wiki for a current schedule) Access during non-open hours are also available by appointment. While Suite 1337 is free to everyone, donations are encouraged to help keep the shop afloat.''</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 13: </td> <td> Line 23: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- As of January 1, 2013, Davis Makerspace opened up membership and began accepting dues from a small set of startup members.</span> </td> <td> <span>+ What kind of cool stuff does Makerspace have?<br> + ''DMS is currently in the process now of building up the suite 1337 tool inventory. At the moment there is a mis-mash of tools, both hand and power, including drills, a circular saw and a couple reciprocating saws. There are a couple linux machines for open use and wireless Internet access as well. DMS also has a partially assembled 3D printer which they are hoping to have available later in 2013.''</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 15: </td> <td> Line 26: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- As of February 2013, Davis Makerspace has been inhabiting a space in the ["Tim Spencer Alley"] behind ["Woodstocks Pizza"], and monthly meeting have been moved to there.</span> </td> <td> <span>+ Can I Get a Key to the Workshop?<br> + ''Yes! Users who commit to a $30 monthly donation to Davis Makerspace can get key access to Suite 1337. Keys are awarded after three consecutive monthly donations have been made.''</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 17: </td> <td> Line 29: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- As of June 2013, Davis Makerspace has been holding an informal open house on Friday evenings at the space (typically 7-9).</span> </td> <td> <span>+ Are there other ways to get keys?<br> + ''At the moment the only way to get a key is through a monthly donation commitment. Eventually, DMS hopes to provide expanded key access for volunteer work, but the details for these arrangements are still being worked out.''</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 19: </td> <td> Line 32: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ Can I be involved in the DMS organization?<br> + ''Yes! The best way to get yourself involved with DMS is by attending their monthly meeting (first Monday of each month, usually at 7pm). You can also sign up for their group email list thier [https://groups.google.com/forum/#!forum/davis-community-workshop Google Group] (or send an email to davis-community-workshop+subscribe at googlegroups tinyspeck com if you don’t want to use a google account).''</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 20: </td> <td> Line 35: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- Note: The terms "Hacker", "tinkerer", "maker", "builder", "fabricator", "inventor", "creator" can be used interchangeably here.<br> - <br> - ==What?==<br> - What differentiates the Davis Makerspace from other shops such as the ["Craft Center"], ["Bike Forth"], ["Davis Art Center"], schools and companies?<br> - 1. Access to cutting-edge technology (CNC mill, 3-D printers,...) which other spaces do not have.<br> - 2. Access to expertise/a social network of fabricators. Build a culture of learning, experimentation, collaboration, helping others.<br> - 3. More accessible/less exclusive than schools or companies. Don't have to be a student or work at the company. (Though one gets access through membership). Newer, so less red tape and regulations. More affordable.<br> - <br> - ==Why now?==<br> - The world moves quickly now -people realize their youthful education no longer suffices and they need ongoing education/skill building.<br> - The U.S. has lost its manufacturing base, thus people no longer have access to tools through their work.<br> - Established places tend to move slowly and not have the latest tools -it's a CNC world now.<br> - More tools exist now, and they are easier to use (a 3-D printer vs. making the part by hand).<br> - People have knowledge now though places such as Instructables, YouTube, and see what others have done (Make Magazine/Maker Faire) and want to do it themselves.<br> - People desire an integrated resource rather than having to go to different places and different organizations.<br> - Other reasons?<br> - <br> - ==Some things being considered for the Makerspace:==<br> - <br> - Electronics shop: Oscilloscope, meter, signal generator, soldering iron, Arduino-type microcontroller boards, spectrum analyzer, component stock,...<br> - <br> - Metal shop: CNC vertical bed mill, sheet metal sheer, brake (bender), grinding wheel, band saw, welder, plasma cutter, powder-coat paint hood,...<br> - <br> - Wood shop: CNC gantry mill, CNC laser cutter, wood lathe, table saw, belt sander, glues, paints, stains,...<br> - <br> - Plastic shop: 3-D printer, vacuum former, injection molder, plastic strip heater, wire cutter, Dremel-type rotary tool,...<br> - <br> - Textile shop: CNC embroidery sewing machine, glue gun,...<br> - <br> - Ceramics shop: Kiln, ceramic/rock/glass cutter, blast cabinet,...<br> - <br> - Glass shop: Glass kiln, annealing lehr, torches,...<br> - <br> - Optics shop: Microscope, optic table, lasers, mirrors,...<br> - <br> - Computer shop: Internet access, wi-fi, servers, large monitors, Blu-ray burner, high-end applications (CAD, etc.), 3-D scanner, laser printer, color ink-jet printer,...<br> - <br> - Art shop: CNC tools for painting, sculpting/modeling, paints, plaster, concrete,...<br> - <br> - Cook/food shop (kitchen): Stove, oven, refrigerator, frozen yogurt/smoothie maker, blender, pots &amp; pans, pantry...<br> - <br> - Information shop (library): How-to books, service manuals, scanner,...<br> - <br> - Casting shop (foundry): TBD<br> - <br> - The next level up includes automobiles (i.e. auto-shop), bicycles, robotics, lighting, sound, etc.<br> - <br> - '''In summary''': Space, tools (machines, software), materials (scrap wood, metal, electronics), supplies (glue, paint, wire), expertise (people, manuals).</span> </td> <td> <span>+ Does DMS have an IRC?<br> + ''But of course… [http://www.davismakerspace.org/irc]. Many DMS members hang out there during the day. Drop by and say hi!''</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Davis Makerspacehttp://daviswiki.org/Davis_Makerspace2013-06-13 12:27:47jefftolentino <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Davis Makerspace<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 12: </td> <td> Line 12: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ <br> + As of January 1, 2013, Davis Makerspace opened up membership and began accepting dues from a small set of startup members.<br> + <br> + As of February 2013, Davis Makerspace has been inhabiting a space in the ["Tim Spencer Alley"] behind ["Woodstocks Pizza"], and monthly meeting have been moved to there.<br> + <br> + As of June 2013, Davis Makerspace has been holding an informal open house on Friday evenings at the space (typically 7-9).<br> + </span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Davis Makerspacehttp://daviswiki.org/Davis_Makerspace2012-11-29 19:48:52DarinWick(quick edit) <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Davis Makerspace<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> The '''Davis Makerspace''' is a planned [http://hackerspaces.org hackerspace]/[wiki:WikiPedia:Hackerspace makerspace] (lab) in Davis. It grew out of the ["Davis Community Workshop"] organizing effort. It is part of the Davis Area Maker Network, a regional resource network of hobbiest fabricators. It will be an IRS [wiki:WikiPedia:"501(c) organization"]. Their email address is davis-community-workshop@googlegroups.com </td> <td> <span>+</span> The '''Davis Makerspace''' is a planned [http://hackerspaces.org hackerspace]/[wiki:WikiPedia:Hackerspace makerspace] (lab) in Davis. It grew out of the ["Davis Community Workshop"] organizing effort. It is part of the Davis Area Maker Network, a regional resource network of hobbiest fabricators. It will be an IRS [wiki:WikiPedia:"501(c) organization"]. Their email address is davis-community-workshop@googlegroups.com<span>&nbsp;and their website is [http://www.davismakerspace.org/].</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Davis Makerspacehttp://daviswiki.org/Davis_Makerspace2012-11-03 17:53:57Angel.York <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Davis Makerspace<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 11: </td> <td> Line 11: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> As of 2012-08-22, a building has not been finalized, however work is ongoing. Planning meetings are the first and third Mondays of each month, 7:00PM, at ["Bike Forth"]. </td> <td> <span>+</span> As of 2012-08-22, a building has not been finalized, however work is ongoing. <span>''</span>Planning meetings are the first and third Mondays of each month, 7:00PM, at ["Bike Forth"].<span>''</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Davis Makerspacehttp://daviswiki.org/Davis_Makerspace2012-11-03 17:52:41Angel.Yorkadded what i believe to be their current email address <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Davis Makerspace<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> The '''Davis Makerspace''' is a planned [http://hackerspaces.org hackerspace]/[wiki:WikiPedia:Hackerspace makerspace] (lab) in Davis. It grew out of the ["Davis Community Workshop"] organizing effort. It is part of the Davis Area Maker Network, a regional resource network of hobbiest fabricators. It will be an IRS [wiki:WikiPedia:"501(c) organization"]. </td> <td> <span>+</span> The '''Davis Makerspace''' is a planned [http://hackerspaces.org hackerspace]/[wiki:WikiPedia:Hackerspace makerspace] (lab) in Davis. It grew out of the ["Davis Community Workshop"] organizing effort. It is part of the Davis Area Maker Network, a regional resource network of hobbiest fabricators. It will be an IRS [wiki:WikiPedia:"501(c) organization"].<span>&nbsp;&nbsp;Their email address is davis-community-workshop@googlegroups.com</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Davis Makerspacehttp://daviswiki.org/Davis_Makerspace2012-11-03 17:51:50Angel.York(quick edit) <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Davis Makerspace<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 19: </td> <td> Line 19: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> 3. More accessible/less exclusive. Don't have to be a student or work at the company. (Though one gets access through membership). Newer, so less red tape and regulations. More affordable. </td> <td> <span>+</span> 3. More accessible/less exclusive<span>&nbsp;than schools or companies</span>. Don't have to be a student or work at the company. (Though one gets access through membership). Newer, so less red tape and regulations. More affordable. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Davis Makerspacehttp://daviswiki.org/Davis_Makerspace2012-11-03 17:51:12Angel.Yorkadded comment section <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Davis Makerspace<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 61: </td> <td> Line 61: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ <br> + [[comments]]</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Davis Makerspacehttp://daviswiki.org/Davis_Makerspace2012-08-22 15:29:05JabberWokkyWoo quotes! (although the link text is also changed a bit... that's a quibble). <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Davis Makerspace<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> The '''Davis Makerspace''' is a planned [http://hackerspaces.org hackerspace]/[wiki:WikiPedia:Hackerspace makerspace] (lab) in Davis. It grew out of the ["Davis Community Workshop"] organizing effort. It is part of the Davis Area Maker Network, a regional resource network of hobbiest fabricators. It will be an <span>[wiki:WikiPedia:501%28c%29_organization </span>IRS 501(c)<span>(3)</span> organization]. </td> <td> <span>+</span> The '''Davis Makerspace''' is a planned [http://hackerspaces.org hackerspace]/[wiki:WikiPedia:Hackerspace makerspace] (lab) in Davis. It grew out of the ["Davis Community Workshop"] organizing effort. It is part of the Davis Area Maker Network, a regional resource network of hobbiest fabricators. It will be an IRS <span>[wiki:WikiPedia:"</span>501(c) organization<span>"</span>]. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Davis Makerspacehttp://daviswiki.org/Davis_Makerspace2012-08-22 13:53:22SteveDavisonA work in progress... <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Davis Makerspace<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 9: </td> <td> Line 9: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ Part of the culture of this planned hackerspace is 0) Consensus decision making, 1) Prefer FOSS (free and open-source software), 2) Reuse recycled/discarded materials, 3) Building is better than buying.<br> + </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 10: </td> <td> Line 12: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ <br> + Note: The terms "Hacker", "tinkerer", "maker", "builder", "fabricator", "inventor", "creator" can be used interchangeably here.</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 28: </td> <td> Line 32: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> Electronics shop: Oscilloscope, meter, soldering iron, Arduino-type microcontroller boards, spectrum analyzer, component stock,... </td> <td> <span>+</span> Electronics shop: Oscilloscope, mete<span>r, signal generato</span>r, soldering iron, Arduino-type microcontroller boards, spectrum analyzer, component stock,... </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 48: </td> <td> Line 52: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> <span>F</span>ood shop (kitchen): Stove, oven, refrigerator, frozen yogurt/smoothie maker, blender, pots &amp; pans, pantry... </td> <td> <span>+</span> <span>Cook/f</span>ood shop (kitchen): Stove, oven, refrigerator, frozen yogurt/smoothie maker, blender, pots &amp; pans, pantry... </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 50: </td> <td> Line 54: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> <span>L</span>ibrary: How-to books, service manuals, scanner,... </td> <td> <span>+</span> <span>Information shop (l</span>ibrary<span>)</span>: How-to books, service manuals, scanner,...<span><br> + <br> + Casting shop (foundry): TBD</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Davis Makerspacehttp://daviswiki.org/Davis_Makerspace2012-08-22 12:20:24SteveDavisonproper wikipedia links <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Davis Makerspace<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> The '''Davis Makerspace''' is a planned [http://hackerspaces.org hackerspace]/[<span>http://en.wikip</span>edia<span>.org/wiki/</span>Hackerspace makerspace] (lab) in Davis. It grew out of the ["Davis Community Workshop"] organizing effort. It is part of the Davis Area Maker Network, a regional resource network of hobbiest fabricators. It will be an [<span>http://en.wikip</span>edia<span>.org/wiki/</span>501%28c%29_organization IRS 501(c)(3) organization]. </td> <td> <span>+</span> The '''Davis Makerspace''' is a planned [http://hackerspaces.org hackerspace]/[<span>wiki:WikiP</span>edia<span>:</span>Hackerspace makerspace] (lab) in Davis. It grew out of the ["Davis Community Workshop"] organizing effort. It is part of the Davis Area Maker Network, a regional resource network of hobbiest fabricators. It will be an [<span>wiki:WikiP</span>edia<span>:</span>501%28c%29_organization IRS 501(c)(3) organization]. </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 4: </td> <td> Line 4: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ <br> + The plan is for it to be funded through memberships and classes. Sponsorship and grants too, if available.</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Davis Makerspacehttp://daviswiki.org/Davis_Makerspace2012-08-22 10:55:59SteveDavisonNew organization. <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Davis Makerspace<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ The '''Davis Makerspace''' is a planned [http://hackerspaces.org hackerspace]/[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hackerspace makerspace] (lab) in Davis. It grew out of the ["Davis Community Workshop"] organizing effort. It is part of the Davis Area Maker Network, a regional resource network of hobbiest fabricators. It will be an [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/501%28c%29_organization IRS 501(c)(3) organization].<br> + <br> + Generally, the space would be an open community lab incorporating elements of a machine shop, workshop, and studio, where people can come together to share resources and knowledge to make things. It is an "omnishop/polyshop" or "mall of shops". Others have compared makerspaces with public libraries, as a place the public can go for knowledge and resources.<br> + <br> + A 2008 Davis attempt ("The Computer Orphanage") at creating a more limited hackerspace for electronics and computers flopped.<br> + <br> + As of 2012-08-22, a building has not been finalized, however work is ongoing. Planning meetings are the first and third Mondays of each month, 7:00PM, at ["Bike Forth"].<br> + <br> + ==What?==<br> + What differentiates the Davis Makerspace from other shops such as the ["Craft Center"], ["Bike Forth"], ["Davis Art Center"], schools and companies?<br> + 1. Access to cutting-edge technology (CNC mill, 3-D printers,...) which other spaces do not have.<br> + 2. Access to expertise/a social network of fabricators. Build a culture of learning, experimentation, collaboration, helping others.<br> + 3. More accessible/less exclusive. Don't have to be a student or work at the company. (Though one gets access through membership). Newer, so less red tape and regulations. More affordable.<br> + <br> + ==Why now?==<br> + The world moves quickly now -people realize their youthful education no longer suffices and they need ongoing education/skill building.<br> + The U.S. has lost its manufacturing base, thus people no longer have access to tools through their work.<br> + Established places tend to move slowly and not have the latest tools -it's a CNC world now.<br> + More tools exist now, and they are easier to use (a 3-D printer vs. making the part by hand).<br> + People have knowledge now though places such as Instructables, YouTube, and see what others have done (Make Magazine/Maker Faire) and want to do it themselves.<br> + People desire an integrated resource rather than having to go to different places and different organizations.<br> + Other reasons?<br> + <br> + ==Some things being considered for the Makerspace:==<br> + <br> + Electronics shop: Oscilloscope, meter, soldering iron, Arduino-type microcontroller boards, spectrum analyzer, component stock,...<br> + <br> + Metal shop: CNC vertical bed mill, sheet metal sheer, brake (bender), grinding wheel, band saw, welder, plasma cutter, powder-coat paint hood,...<br> + <br> + Wood shop: CNC gantry mill, CNC laser cutter, wood lathe, table saw, belt sander, glues, paints, stains,...<br> + <br> + Plastic shop: 3-D printer, vacuum former, injection molder, plastic strip heater, wire cutter, Dremel-type rotary tool,...<br> + <br> + Textile shop: CNC embroidery sewing machine, glue gun,...<br> + <br> + Ceramics shop: Kiln, ceramic/rock/glass cutter, blast cabinet,...<br> + <br> + Glass shop: Glass kiln, annealing lehr, torches,...<br> + <br> + Optics shop: Microscope, optic table, lasers, mirrors,...<br> + <br> + Computer shop: Internet access, wi-fi, servers, large monitors, Blu-ray burner, high-end applications (CAD, etc.), 3-D scanner, laser printer, color ink-jet printer,...<br> + <br> + Art shop: CNC tools for painting, sculpting/modeling, paints, plaster, concrete,...<br> + <br> + Food shop (kitchen): Stove, oven, refrigerator, frozen yogurt/smoothie maker, blender, pots &amp; pans, pantry...<br> + <br> + Library: How-to books, service manuals, scanner,...<br> + <br> + The next level up includes automobiles (i.e. auto-shop), bicycles, robotics, lighting, sound, etc.<br> + <br> + '''In summary''': Space, tools (machines, software), materials (scrap wood, metal, electronics), supplies (glue, paint, wire), expertise (people, manuals).</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div>