Tool Access Color System

As a member of Future Forge you get access to the equipment and space we have available! In order to use them safely it is important to follow guidelines and tools.

We have a 3 Color System for all of our tools and equipment.

We have adopted and modified this system from The Bodgery.

Green tools include things like, hammers, screwdrivers, drills, soldering irons.

Yellow tools include most things that plug in an electrical outlet, like sewing machines, saws, drill presses.

Red tools include more complex things, involving technical knowhow or more precision-work. It includes things like 3D Printers, Vinyl Cutters, Laser Cutters, CNC machines, Welders.