[Noisebridge-discuss] Laser Cutter

meredith scheff satiredun at gmail.com
Tue Jan 11 01:03:18 PST 2011


I disagree. I think it's a great way to have exposure to people who aren't
part of the usual list/meeting/space rotation. It shows that their money is
going to a goal, and it creates a very real incentive for them to help you
get there.
They take a portion, true, but it's easy-peasy to set up (I did mine a few
hours, including shooting and editing the video).
Meredith

On Mon, Jan 10, 2011 at 3:35 PM, Josh Myer <josh at joshisanerd.com> wrote:

> On Mon, Jan 10, 2011 at 3:14 PM, meredith scheff <satiredun at gmail.com>wrote:
>
>> ..kickstarter?
>>
>>
> Kickstarter takes a cut and requires a lot of effort up-front, which seems
> like a pain in the butt unless we actually need the extra motivation for
> folks.  (Which may be a sign that there's not genuine interest in the
> equipment.)
>
> If there's only a dozen or two people pledging, Kickstarter is only good
> for ensuring that everyone pays up in the end.
> --
> Josh Myer 415.230.9791 <-- NOTE: New number!
>  josh at joshisanerd.com
>



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