[Noisebridge-discuss] Buying lockers for Noisebridge.

girlgeek girlgeek at wt.net
Mon Jul 11 09:08:18 PDT 2011


Without arguing for or against lockers one possibility... .  We could 
use train station lockers - put in coin(s) & take the key.  I think that 
those have someone with a passkey who opens them again if you have left 
stuff in more than 24 hours.   In this configuration the main purpose of 
lockers would be as a place to put your stuff when you go out for food.  
We would need means of letting the world know when the lockers might be 
opened - a sign that says - 'opened at 9AM'   or?

For consideration.

-Claudia


> This is something that we've floated around before, but I wanted to
> bring it up again in light of the thefts around Noisebridge. I'd like
> to buy some metal lockers for Noisebridge so that people can lock up
> their things (like the member shelves, but more secure). The cost is
> significant (a bay of metal lockers costs at least $500 and more), but
> I'll front the money for this. I'll recoup the cost by charging
> something small like $5 a month to members, and after I get the cost
> of the lockers back we could start putting this money to Noisebridge
> for revenue. The number of lockers would probably be lower than
> demand, so preference would have to go to members over nonmembers (or
> charging nonmembers a higher rate).
>
> It would also need somewhat regular enforcement to make sure people
> aren't using the lockers without paying their fair share, but that can
> be handled by just posting notices and eventually cutting off the
> locks. The lockers could go near the member shelves, we have plenty of
> space for them.
>
> What do people think? Are people up for lending money for buying lockers?
>
> -Al
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