September 2015 Usage Report

Thank you, Makers, for another month of usage! This month really blew away last month in total hours of usage, up just over 40%. As of today (10/7/15), we have been able to train over 275 people to use the equipment in the space, and because of this we anticipate that our usage numbers will continue to climb. Please feel free to comment below if you have any questions would like more details on any of these numbers.

September 2015 Equipment Usage

Equipment Hours of Usage
3D Printers (All 3) 157 hours, 52 minutes
Laptops (All 6) 72 hours, 47 minutes
Long Arm Quilting Machine 38 hours, 57 minutes
Embroidery Machine 32 hours, 40 minutes
iMacs 9 hours, 56 minutes
Sewing Machines 8 hours, 22 minutes
Iron 7 hours, 33 minutes
Keyboard Piano 3 hours, 39 minutes
Total Monthly Usage: 384 hours, 30 minutes
Not all equipment in the space is listed; total number above includes kit usage as detailed below.

Kits for In-House Use

Kit Name Hours of Usage
LEGO Mindstorms 22 hours, 41 minutes
Little Bits 10 hours, 25 minutes
Sparki Robot 1 hour, 18 minutes
Musical Little Bits 1 hour, 15 minutes
Arduino Starter Kit 51 minutes
Kits Total Usage: 38 hours, 31 minutes

Door Count (Visitors): 1,558
Staff Interactions (Directly Helping Patrons or Answering Questions): 501

# of Patrons Registered for Classes: 147
# of Patrons that Attended Classes: 132

2 thoughts on “September 2015 Usage Report

  1. Dave Thompson

    I sure have learned a lot. But after all, isn’t that what libraries are for? I’ve learned Adobe Photoshop and Adobe Illustrator (Inkscape open source free version) and embroidery digitization and also running a machine embroidery tool. Great spot to learn.


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