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Welcome to the Artifactory!
Please take a few minutes to read this New Members Guide to orientate yourself with our ways and practices.
We are designated as a factory space.
Keep it nice for everyone else:
If you cancel your membership via resignation, termination etc your belongings will be stored for a period of one month. Once period has expired the belongings will be claimed by the association and may be used or disposed of as the Management Committee sees fit. Full details see the bylaw Member Storage point 3
Members are entitled to request for additional storage on the pallet racking. Additional storage will be charged at a rate of $60 per half a pallet rack per month and will be restricted to the upper racks. For further information see the bylaws. Contact the committee to arrange.
|Electronics Bench||Relocated to the Z-Lab May 2019 and is twice as big and is twice as electroniceee.|
|Material Racks||The area that has sheets of MDF/Ply etc for short term storage by members.|
|CAD Room||The CAD room houses design workstations as well as our 3D printer and vinyl cutter.|
|Heavy Tool Room (Machine Room Front)||The front part of the toolroom, this is the place where you go when you want to make a mess (Well, one of them at least), the heavy tool room is where we keep the manual machine tools and handheld power tools.|
|CNC Machine Room (Machine Room Back)||The back part of the toolroom, this is the area where the Artifactory keeps all of the robotic mechanical cutting tools, currently home to the Swarf-O-Mat CNC Router and MïllDřéd|
|Welding Bay||Next to the front roller door, but also includes the area directly inside the roller door.|
|Laser Area||Where the Laser Cutters live and the tool wall is. This is where you go when you just need to obliterated something with a beam of collimated light, it also houses all the various supplies for lasercutting including our stock of laser-cuttable plastics.|
|Stage||The stage is at the front of the space and houses the Artifactory collection of A/V gear and interesting lighting. Also houses the space sound system.|
|Social Area||The area with the couches just outside the CAD room. Try to be more social|
|Bar/Kitchen||The bar and the kitchen. Includes a full coffee machine, dishwasher, fridges, and washing machine.|
|Car Park||The front bit outside, where the large bin is and where cars should go No Project work or material storage here at all. Ever!|
|Rear Courtyard||Through the rear roller door to the outside courtyard, larger projects and spraying is permitted - try not to let it blow back inside the space.|
|General Space||The big open bit in the middle of the space not covered by any of the previous areas.|
|Z-Lab (Electronics)||The room with the big Z-Lab sign on the door - The electronics area has a bunch of work bays for hacking on most anything that facilitates the flow of electrons including Soldering Stations, Oscilloscopes and lab power supplies.|
|Hackme Bench||The area opposite the welding bay. Stuff(with in reason) gets donated here free for anyone to do stuff with. If you left your unlabelled project or thing around the Artifactory it may end up here. Contents from this bench routinely end up in the Skip.|
|Hackrack||The shelves immediately outside the Heavy Tool Roon.|
|Rehearsal Room||In between the CAD room and studio room, used by Artifactorians with Band Memberships.|
|Tool Shed||Various wood working tools can be found here. Paints/Spray paints for communal use and anything labelled flammable|