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Rob shaggyrecluse

New York City area?

28/03/2018 at 19:50

I’m in the New York City area, (Astoria Queens). I have a space in Brooklyn with a shipping container, a little bit of money, and am capable of building the equipment.

Interested in collaborating with anyone interested in getting started.

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dedicated
29/03/2018 at 17:47
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Hi @shaggyrecluse

Im in North New Jersey, I can help you with any questions you have
I also created a Precious Plastic USA Facebook group, you are welcome to join

https://www.facebook.com/groups/293443417731185/

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new
24/04/2018 at 19:29
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Hey there – I’m in! Where in the process are you?

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new
21/04/2019 at 19:52
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I’m in Brooklyn, looking to connect with people locally.

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starter
23/04/2019 at 22:15
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Hi!
Just joined this community would love to get going on this with some NYC people. I’m also in Brooklyn!

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starter
24/04/2019 at 21:47
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Hi @shaggyrecluse,
I realize you posted your message a year ago, did you end up making your machine?
I’m located in Brooklyn and interested in making a plastic shredder. From watching the videos and reading all the information it seems more complex than what I am capable of and I’m concerned I might struggle with the welding parts. Let me know if you’re interested to collaborate, or if you could provide some helpful information or tips.

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starter
24/04/2019 at 23:12
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Hi @hancmcd !
I have some welding experience (needs to be brushed up on) and would love to make a shredder. I don’t have access to any equipment though, but if anyone else has I’m sure we could make it work?  I’m also in bk.

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helper
03/05/2019 at 01:49
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Hi, I am trying to start a workspace in the Westchester NY area. Not too far from your location. Let me know if any of you would like to collaborate. I will leave a link to my post here.

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new
03/05/2019 at 01:50
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It looks like there are at least a few of us in the area who are interested in figuring this out!

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starter
08/05/2019 at 05:19
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Hi there,
I’m also in the NYC area (LES) and super interested in joining the team! Maybe we can all organize a time/day to get together and chat?

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helper
13/05/2019 at 02:10
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Hi, @jnnchw @taylortaylor @lilklein @hancmcd @elanag @dreek00 @shaggyrecluse
Does anyone want to have a Skype call next Sunday to talk about collaborating? if so, please PM me.

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helper
16/05/2019 at 01:42
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Hi all, Skype call is happening Sunday at 4:30! Please PM me for details.

hope you can join,
Ilan

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starter
11/06/2019 at 17:40
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Hey apologies that I’m a little late to this discussion. I’m a designer and engineer experienced with plastic manufacturing, and I have a strong desire to work on a Precious Plastic project but no ability to build it in my apartment. Can I join in? What’s the status after your call?

Best,
Ross

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starter
11/06/2019 at 19:09
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Hey @rossbergman! We didn’t actually have the call as no one else responded. However, I tried to get in touch with Dave Marin (who is a professor at Parsons and has the machinery in his classroom). I haven’t had any luck getting a response yet.

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helper
12/06/2019 at 01:46
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Hi, Does anyone want to try again for a call? I have a lot of interest and some space in my garage. I have been trying to find someone with welding experience and equipment to work on an extruder. I have been modifying a paper/CD/credit card shredder to shred plastic in. I would be happy to collaborate!

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starter
12/06/2019 at 17:31
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I’m in, how does this weekend work? Maybe Saturday or Sunday morning around 10am? I can send out a google hangout link.

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helper
12/06/2019 at 22:25
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Great! Either one works for me. if you PM me I will give you my email.

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starter
17/06/2019 at 03:31
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Hi! I just moved to NYC. I’m trying to meet other people interested in PP as well. Seems like I just missed the google hangout. It would be great if someone could fill me in! I’ve also tried to reach out to Dave Marin without any luck, but I was able to get in touch with one of his students. It seems like the Parsons machines are mainly reserved for students, but it could be possible to get access.

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