Volunteer Tasks To Do

Status Title Detail
Replace Ikea library We have a little library next to the kegerator, and it would be great to replace it with something made at MakeHaven
List of videos needed It would be great to have videos (preferably our own) of all of the tools at MakeHaven, big and small. It would be great if someone could go through the equipment list and make a list of all of the tools that don't have videos, or need... More
Translate MakeHaven Waiver to Spanish We need to have a clear spanish option for the waiver. Can you help us translate?
Build a spice rack for the kitchen We have outgrown our little countertop spice rack. Woodworkers, can you help build us a larger maybe even wall-mounted spice rack? Be in touch with staff if you need wood for this project.  More
Help develop network with fabrication businesses Sometimes people need facbrication capablities witch are greater than MakeHaven can provide. In this case it is important to have a network of fabricators and suppliers who can help. We need folks comfortable working with smaller volume... More
Improve VR Setup We have a VR setup on the big screen but we need someone who can put good software on for expeirences/demos (not focused on games). Key would be identifying a few experiences we can have the public do at events and activities. It would... More
Make bird feeders! It would be lovely to have bird feeders in our little window garden area and the courtyard
Promotional close up videos of tools operating for screen in front window Volunteer Assigned: Todd Fine
We have wanted to improve the video playing in the front window. Close up videos of things being cut and drilled seems a good choice. Help us film and edit together this promotional... More
Write code so that barcoded name labels have functionality. In particular we want to be able to use our phones or a stand alone scanner to scan the barcode and automatically send a email to the member reminding them that their stuff has been left too long on the table.
Create a project for the project book Did you make a cool thing? Add it to our projects page (pretty please!) https://www.makehaven.org/projects Click ADD PROJECT. Email info@makehaven.org if you get stuck in the web page steps. More
Coordinate a Repair Fair at MakeHaven An event where volunteers from MakeHaven help people repair household items.  http://repairfair.org/
3D print covers for Wire wheels The wire wheel in the metal shop needs covers on the sides, so if someone could design and print 2 of those (matching up with the screw holes and leaving the front exposed) that would be super duper.
Get the HP roll printer set up Be a hero to our sewers and any members looking to make larger b/w prints (eg print a pattern!) This printer is most compatible with an older operating system. We have older computers available, so if you can take on this project, it would... More
Refill soap dispensers, paper towel machines Soap refills and paper towels can be found in the 2nd bathroom. If it's empty, please fill it up. Thanks. More
Setup Microphone System, and manual volume on music Volunteer Assigned: Richard Pizzoferrato
Manually operated system at front of room.
Make manual box for kitchen We have a lot of tools in the kitchen, and it would be great if their manuals had a home. If someone could make a box (using the laser or shapeoko or any other means) similar to the ones holding the binders by the big TV, that would be... More
Update firmware on Husqvarna Viking The screen has stopped responding. Have not had luck fixing. Hope that that a firmwareupdate might remove a bug.   New firmware at: http://www.husqvarnaviking.com/support/DESIGNER-I/Updates-And-Downloads
Spanish translations for key signage Translate language to creative Spanish versions of key saftey signage in space. Speak with Kate or JR
Close Captioning tool orientation videos Youtube allows us to caption our videos. This can help the hearing impaired and assist people who have English as a second language. Connect with JR to get access to the captioning area on YouTube.
Trouble shoot jelly fish lamp The lamp over the couches should move. Something failed. Go through and figure out what went wrong and repair.
Write a New Blog Post Write about something neat that his happening at MakeHaven then post to makehaven.org/blog.
Clean Neato Robot Vacuum Empty trash compartment and clean bristles for the robotic vacuum cleaner.
Assist with standardizing software on computers. There is a list of software we want installed on all four of the computer workstations.  https://www.makehaven.org/i/1054   Ask JR for admin password.
Rebuild and Repair Extruder on 3d printer