Budget

The budget for building the Super Table is $1,000 – that’s how much Designwalla awarded us. We’re keeping careful watch on how we spend it, because we want the table to be something that other groups can build at minimal cost, with donated materials.

Original budget

    • Polycarbonate multi-wall 2.5 x 4ft, #8 @ $60 $480
    • 1” inch pvc pipe, 5ft, #32 @ $3 $96
    • Plywood for external case. top and bottom panels, 2 @ 66” x 30”, end caps 2 @ 30” x 18”, sides 2 @ 66” x 18” in = 3 sheets 4’ x 8’ @ $15 $45
    • Plywood for folding chairs, #18 @ 18” x 30” = 3 sheets 4’ x 8’
      @ $15 $45
    • Hardware and fitting for case, table (hinges, wheels, corner reinforcement) $80
    • Ultrabright LED strip lighting components, for self-assembly into light ribbons $150
    • Power cable for 100ft umbilical connection to mains power $20
    • Short distribution cables, integrated into table edge with outlets spaced at 4’. Total 60’ $60
    • Wheel lock, security chain $20

Total $990

Additional items that we’ll seek local donations to provide

    • PA/audio system
    • a jailbroken iPhone or MiFi to provide wireless access
    • cleaning materials
    • other meeting supplies (pens, notepads)
    • creative play materials
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