Mechanical Team

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Leader Raf Kempeneers
Members - Andrew White
- Josh Wood
- Meg White
- Alex Massignani
Locations Managed Mechanical Workshop
Communications Discord Chat
Meeting Times TBA

The mechanical team oversees a workshop and outdoor space where members can work on any project involving assembly or disassembly: pushbikes, motorbikes, vans, cars, gearboxes, chains, and everything in between!

The mechanical team will ensure that HSBNE maintains a robust mechanical capacity, and that members of all skill levels feel welcome to explore and develop their projects in a well-equipped mechanical shop.

Immediate goals:

  • Design and establish the Mechanical workshop.
    • Weld the sliding door frame in (remove rust, prepare welding area, weld, zinc paint, basecoat, normal paint)
    • Clean, lubricate and mount awning
    • Make dividing walls (compressor/hot area)
    • Electricity
    • Pneumatic
    • Light fittings
    • Tooling

Short term:

  • Develop long term plans
  • Decide on an Open Day project
  • Wiki development

Medium term:

  • Develop classes

Long term:

  • Promote the space, ensure we are engaging with as many members as possible

$200 per month


Member Responsibilities
Raf All machinery related wiki updates. Cleanliness in the workshop. Machinery and tool maintenance. Writing the meeting minutes for team meetings (+ upload on Wiki). Updating the team plan each month. All Teamleader responsibilities.
Andrew Consumables tracking, cleanliness in the workshop. Machinery and tool maintenance.
Josh Run inductions for the space. Run 1 workshop/class per quarter. Consumables tracking, cleanliness in the workshop. Machinery and tool maintenance
Meg Maintain the wiki for the Mechanical team.
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