Each week we’ll endeavour to publish some details of the interesting things that members of DoES Liverpool have been up to over the past seven days. You can find out a bit more about them in our introductory post.
And remember, if you’re involved with DoES Liverpool at all, let us know what you get up to so we can include it here!
Click here for details of the of the measures we’re currently taking related to the COVID-19 situation, especially if you’re thinking of coming in to the space. We’ll keep you updated if anything changes – make sure you’re following us via our Google Group, and/or via social media.
If you need visors then please fill in the “Request Visors” form at https://visors.doesliverpool.com/ – you don’t need to work for the NHS.
Things of Note
- Jackie Pease: Testing out new pen plotter servo settings. Comments here seem to suggest this should help servo last longer?
- Lennon: So The Social Mobility Foundation mentoring starts again today! Has it been a year already? #weeknotes
- Adrian McEwen: Fairly short notice, but I’m going to be re-running the My First PCB course next Saturday (15th May 2021). If you ever fancied getting to grips with KiCad PCB then grab yourself a ticket! #weeknotes #ibal210 eventbrite.co.uk/e/my-first-pcb…
- DoES Liverpool: Fantastic #airsoft patches created by AJ, using our embroidery machine Threaderic #weeknotes pic.twitter.com/FUaLCYGCim
- DoES Liverpool: Gerald the laser cutter now has a useful light so you know where he’s going to cut! – Thanks Sean J and Mike G
(Image caroline corby)
- Adrian McEwen: Got to love a wiring diagram that has *slate* coloured wires 😍 Goes well with the braided cotton insulation on the wiring for the Creed 7B teleprinter #weeknotes #ibal229 pic.twitter.com/eecXTXQKRw
- Lennon: OK pretty pleased. I have the latest v1.15 MicroPython building for the latest Yocto Project. I took an existing meta-micropython and updated a fork, here #weeknotesgithub.com/DynamicDevices… pic.twitter.com/yZrWTJS9Nq
- Jackie Pease: First visit to Seán Gleeson Little Peacock café – with the @doesliverpool pen plotter
- Lennon: Setting up a new go anywhere environmental sensor for Julian Todd to play with #weeknotes pic.twitter.com/ViUTpbPhSL
Coming Up in the Next Week
|Tuesday 11 May, 7:00pm-9:00pm||Wearable Tech Group online at https://meet.ji.si/bubblino|
|Thursday 13 May, 7:00pm-9:30pm||Maker Night online at https://meet.ji.si/bubblino|
The DoES Liverpool to-do list is stored in the issues of our Somebody Should repository on github. Head over there if there’s something you’d like to report, or if you want to help out fixing things.
Issue counts: 362 open, 1205 closed
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Featured issue: Write down induction requirements for equipment being promoted to Class Red (i.e. powered and machine tools for wood and metal working). Can we move this on or close it?
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