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About Me

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  • Born and raised in New Hampshire, moved to Huntsville in 2008
  • Little in the way of formal training, A tinkerer since I could clutch a Lego brick.
  • I have a love/hate relationship with fixing things
  • My handle has many elisions/reasons, fore most is a tool to "revive" stuff
  • Pretty handy with a soldering iron. through hole /surface mount / rework
  • I also know my way around some basic wood working
  • I've had two projects posted on Hack a Day (so far)
  • I have been working on contributions to Open Source Hardware in GEDA/PCB
  • I've worked a variety of jobs:
    • Warehouse shipping and receiving
    • Repairing home medical equipment
    • Janitor/grounds keeper for a day care (not pretty)
    • Stock boy
    • Burger sling-er
    • Taxi/courier driver (sub)
    • Freelance computer repair (basically while working all these "normal" jobs"
    • Pharmacy Janitor
    • Pharmacy Driver (I playfully called it "drug running")
    • School IT consultant
    • Test Technician in circuit board manufacturing(temp)
    • Pharmacy Technician
    • Telephone Tech support (currently)