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This is stuff we would like to have in our space. For a more prioritized list of items we would like to get soon, see TODO List. For information on donating stuff, see Donations.



  • Gas Stove
  • Dishwasher

Dishes & Utensils

  • Mugs
  • Cups
  • Decent forks, spoons, knives (currently dollar store purchases)
  • Plates & Bowls

General Kitchen

  • Sponges
  • Dish strainer


Electronic Tools

  • A nice temperature controlled soldering station
  • Desoldering Station
  • Soldering exhaust fan
  • Multimeters
  • Hotplate / Stove / Oven for SMT reflow

Electronic Parts

  • Assorted standard resistors (preferable through hole)
    • 1K, 5K, 10K, 100K
  • Asst. standard capacitors (preferable through hole)
  • Asst. gauge spools of solid core and stranded wire
  • Other assorted electronic components (Pots, diodes, you name it)


Please, PLEASE, no more CRTs. We have at least 20 currently. For complete computers we would ask that you not bring down computers older than Pentium II's without first talking to our operations officer (Paul). We might be able to strip them for parts, but at the moment we are trying to limit the number of old, unused computers at the space until we iron out how we are going to handle computer recycling.

Computer Components

  • Hard drives
  • RAM
    • Especially SDRAM (PC100 & PC133 > 128 MB)
    • please no EDO ram.
  • Standard case screws



  • Drill Press
  • Miter Saw
  • Electric Sander
  • Air compressor
  • Large, central vacuum system
  • Anvil
  • Hot-wire cutter
  • Table saw
  • Wood lathe
  • Metal lathe
  • Pressure washer
  • Clamps
  • acrylic bending jigs, heat source

Work Area

  • Pegboard
  • Lighting (fluorescent lights)
  • Utility Sink
  • Under workbench power strips
  • Toolboxes


  • Dust masks
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Work gloves


  • Stapler
  • Thumbtacks
  • Label tape for the label printers
  • Masking Tape
  • Duct Tape
  • Super glue


  • Bins & Containers
  • Lockers

General Space Wants and Needs


  • Folding Tables
  • Folding Chairs
  • Comfortable chairs


  • Gaming Systems and controllers
  • Games (board or digital)
  • A nice TV


  • Posters
  • Stuff that looks cool on the walls
  • Plants


  • Fluorescent light bulbs (details to follow)
  • Power strips
  • Sand, gravel, other things that are small, cheap, and granular (TODO, why is this here?)

Putting the "Wish" in Wishlist

  • Laser Cutter
  • CNC Router
  • Vacu-forming table
  • Foundry or Forge settup
  • Greensand casting bins
  • Large-scale vinyl/sign printer
  • 4-color Screen-printing rig
  • Welding Area // Welder
  • Lift
  • Sandblasting cabinet
  • fume hood
  • Chemical cabinet
  • electrophoresis box
  • pcr machine
  • UV-Vis photospectrometer
  • autoklave