Getting ready for LEAF Downtown: Pt II

The last steps to getting the ULEAF ready for LEAF Downtown?

First, another coat of green paint on the most visible steel pieces.
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The remaining sides are mounted.



Calum sprays the metal parts with Rust-Oleum to protect them from the elements.IMG_6846

Miriam and Stephanie inspect the metal hinge for any protruding screws, then go back and polish it clean.


The folding elements of the stage have a rough edge. Eventually, a fiberglass seal should take care of this issue, but for now, Christina sands the edges so that none of the dancers get splinters.

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Instructor Miriam Gee sweeps under the stage with a giant magnet to collect all the lost screws and metal dust created from drilling. There’s quite a bit!
IMG_6905Calum and Melody work together to align the metal trim.


Chad fixes a spelling error made during the C&C process.

IMG_6932Lizete sands the edges of the stage smooth. The names were cut into these boards at Clemson University under the guidance of Doug Hecker.You can read the Clemson press release about it here.

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