Gold Mine Mechanic
Gold Mine Mechanic
Interesting thread, I have been a member here a while and never saw it.
Age 40, mechanical engineer doing mostly DOD stuff.
Married 8 yrs to a RN, no kids, one dog (12 yr dachshund)
Boats: 20' Chris Craft bowrider setup for wakeboarding and beer drinking, and a 17' CC for fishing (and beer drinking)
Married for 1 year. Inherited a stupid Pug dog and a fat cat
Current boat: 05 28' Active Thunder w/525
Past boat: 96 22' Scarab
Ride: 07 Nissan Titan, 09 Nissan P-finder(wifes), couple sleds for winter. Just sold the race quad. 4x4 ATV w/plow coming next.
Occupation: Director of client development(sales) for an online panel/marketing company. I work in major accounts which means I basically travel all over the country to take some of our biggest clients out to nice dinners, happy hours, etc. I get a lot of hotel, airfare and Amex points because of this.
Age : 45
Married : 23yrs to Fran
2 daughters 17 & 20 (almost done .. just gotta pay for college for 20yrs now! )
No dogs : But cockatiel bird that flew up to my daughter (or so she told me! ) 11yrs ago now.
Sr. Manager : MHS (symbol NYSE - Legal drug dealer) IT Dept.
Past (3) boats : Wellcraft Eclipse 23', Chaparral Villain 30', Cigarette Mistress 35'
Current Boat : 2003 Formula 330SS
Current Rides : 2007 Max (replaced my 2004 Audi A6 4.2) & wife's 2010 Toyota Taco (just replaced my wife's 2001 Suburban 496LT)
Ready to retire : buy a Lambo Gallardo coupe, big boat, and just go island hoping between FLA keys and Venezuela - like Bob the Builder. Good thread!
35 Cigarette Cafe with only one motor (dropped another valve seat in the other)
21 year old daughter
18 year old son
12 year old daughter
18 month old daughter
and a part time thing that I do only because I LOVE it. There is a fine line between passion and insanity.
Last edited by Ona-Mission; 11-04-2010 at 11:49 PM.
I'm 26, work @ Ashland chemical as a material handler been here 2 1/2yrs. Looking to start school this year, not sure on what to major in. Accepting idea's?
First boat was a 1989 23ft VIP, current boat of 2yrs is a 1993 32 fountain fever & already have 3 footitis
Smitty-44 years old, 2000 272 Baja w/ 1115 hp, Journeyman plumber at my day job 40 hrs a week, stationary engineer at my night job 56 hours a week, own a small transmission shop that does hi performance work on transmissions, rear ends, transfer casesand a occasional engine and out drive
48 years old
Been an auto mechanic for too many years to want to admit to. My bones are tired!! Been tearing into engines for too long as well.
Currently I supervise 2 automotive repair facilities for the NYPD. Have way too much stress in doing so. But, can retire in about 2 years and will do so.
My curent boat is a 25 Checkmate.
My current car toy is a 2010 SS Camaro. ( Best Camaro I have ever owned )
Last edited by Vinny P; 11-06-2010 at 04:57 AM.
ok Im in
patrick, married 12 yrs (sonya) 3 kids(chaos, havoc & mayhem) and if i had a boat with triples thats what i would name it...........but i dont so for now my 26pq will have to do
commercial paint contractor in ottawa ontario
couple dogs-gator,220lb english mastiff,that once pulled our large pizza,completely destroyed it in under a minarty-smiley- - other dog is germanshepherd
hauler is a lifted 04 ex diesel all blacked out, or my daily driver 95 f350 diesel getting redone as i type
great read btw
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