Current Needs

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This is a list of items we currently need. If you see anything on this list you'd like to donate, bring it by the next weekly meeting or let us know and we can arrange to have it picked up.

For large items, please contact Andrew LeCody before bringing them in, as we have a limited amount of space.


  • Tool kits
  • Safety equipment, can never have too much

Expensive Stuff

  • Computer monitors (flatscreens only please, no CRTs)
  • Industrial sewing machine
  • Air tools
  • Woodshop tools:
    • router
    • clamps
    • vise(s)
    • dust collector
  • Metalworking shop tools:
    • plasma cutter
    • forge
    • crucible
    • smelter
    • metal "dry" saw
    • metal "cold" saw
    • angle grinders
    • sheet metal (slip) roller
    • box/bending brake/shear
    • sheet metal shear(s)
    • hydraulic press

Cheaper Stuff

  • Hand tools of all kinds:
    • hammer
    • rubber mallet
    • hand saw
    • screwdrivers
    • socket set
    • wire strippers
    • cordless drill
  • Pottery tools
    • potter's wheel

Supplies and Consumables

  • 30+ gallon trash bags
  • 30+ gallon blue recycling bags
  • Paper towels
  • Cleaning supplies
  • Toilet paper
  • paint rollers/brushes
  • paint trays
  • paint (white would be nice but we're not picky)
  • marking devices
    • pencils
    • permanent markers of different sizes and/or colors
    • pens
    • whiteboard erasable markers
  • disposable latex gloves
  • disposable nitrile gloves
  • recordable (or rewritable) CDROM media
    • CD-R/CD-RW media
    • DVD-R/DVD-RW media
  • first aid kit
  • smoke detectors
  • safety gear
    • lab safety glasses
    • ear muffs
  • shop rags
  • printer paper
  • lighting (32-watt 48-inch T8 fluorescent tubes)

Links (wishlists, etc.)