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== How do I? ==
 
== How do I? ==
This section is new, and needs lots of answers...please help!
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* '''...Get a key/Access to the lab?''' The new space uses RFID cards for access. Contact [[user:mack| Mack (f00bard)]] to be issued a card.
Don't duplicate info here - it should mostly be links to other FamiLAB wiki or website pages...
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* '''...Get a wiki account?''' Email [[user:chorca| Chris (Chorca)]] or [[user:mack| Mack (f00bard)]] with your desired username for a wiki account
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* '''...Get a wordpress account?''' Contact [[user:Abyssknight| Bill (abyssknight)]] or [[user:mack| Mack (f00bard)]]
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* '''...Get a locker?''' Lockers are for the $50 per month level and above at this time. As we've added members, we've been adding lockers, please be patient if we don't have an empty one, ask around, someone will likely share with you until we get more.
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* '''...Know what is going on, or when people will be at the lab?''' It's best to join the mailing lists or hang out on our IRC channel
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* '''...Use the RepRap / Makerbot?''' See the [[3D Printing]] page
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* '''...Use the laser cutter/etcher?''' See the following pages:
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** [[Laser_for_Newbies|Use the Laser]]
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** [[Laser_Cutter|Laser Cutting Info]]
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* '''...Borrow books or tools from the lab?''' See: [[Checking items out of the lab|Borrow books from the library]]
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* '''...Donate things to the lab?''' If you are a member simply post to the mailing list, bring up the donation at a meeting, or discuss it with a board member. If you are not yet a member please email one of our board members to let us know what you would like to donate.
  
* Get a key
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TODO:
* Get a wiki account - Email [[user:chorca| Chris (Chorca)]] or [[user:mack| Mack (f00bard)]] with your desired username for a wiki account
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* Get auto-op from IRC famibot
* Get a wordpress account - Contact [[user:Abyssknight| Bill (abyssknight)]] or [[user:mack| Mack (f00bard)]]
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* Know which things in the lab are ok to use for my projects?
* Get a locker - Lockers are for the $50 per month level and above at this time. As we've added members, we've been adding lockers, please be patient if we don't have an empty one, ask around, someone will likely share with you until we get more.
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* Know what is going on - or when people will be at the lab - best to join the mailing lists or hang out on IRC
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* Bring guests
 
* Bring guests
 
* Attend a class
 
* Attend a class
 
* Volunteer to work an event
 
* Volunteer to work an event
 
* Hold a class / workshop / Event
 
* Hold a class / workshop / Event
 
 
** Schedule it at the lab or at Cloudspace or other location
 
** Schedule it at the lab or at Cloudspace or other location
 
** Add it to EventBrite
 
** Add it to EventBrite
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* Use the RepRap / Makerbot - See the [[3D Printing]] page
 
* [[Laser_for_Newbies|Use the Laser]] / [[Laser_Cutter|Laser Cutting Info]]
 
* Get through the gate
 
* [[Checking items out of the lab|Borrow books from the library]]
 
* Get auto-op from IRC famibot
 
* Donate things to the lab (and what things?)
 
* Know which things in the lab are ok to use for my projects?
 

Revision as of 06:27, 6 December 2011

Getting Started at FamiLAB

Now that you are a member, here are some things you should do to improve your FamiLAB experience:

How do I?

TODO:

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