Adding new equipment

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To add new equipment, simply follow these steps:

  • Add a link for the new item on the catalog page
  • Click through the link and edit the resulting new page
  • Copy and paste in the following block of text and edit the values as appropriate in the template. You can use TMS or The Maker Station for owner or contact, if appropriate or unknown.

[[File:Picture name.jpg|300px|right|top-text]]
|owner=Owner of Loaner of equipment
|serial=Serial Number
|model=Make/Model of equipment
|firmware=Firmware Name/Type
|arrived=When this thing first showed up
|usagerestrictions=General Usage or Restricted Usage/Training Required
|contact=person to contact
|where=where is it
<br clear=all>

  • Use the headers below and fill out additional info:


General Description space...

General Specs

  • x
  • y
  • z


  • For general use by members.
  • Treat equipment as if it were your own and put away as or better than you found it.


  • x
  • y

Basic Instructions

Add instuctions, lists, links, videos as needed here

Advanced Operational Knowledge

There are some more advanced tasks that not everyone needs to know to do XXXXX, but needs to know to troubleshoot:


  • Keep loose hair and sleeves away from all moving parts.
  • Beware of hot parts.
  • Beware of dust, fumes, choking hazards.



  • x
  • y.


  • links as needed