How many SA members are technicians/mechanics?

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How many SA members are technicians/mechanics?

Post by 540 mountain motor » Mon Aug 02, 2010 10:26 pm

Just wanted to see how many of ya'll make a living in the service field.
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Post by timmy2 » Mon Aug 02, 2010 10:54 pm

One here

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Post by Larry » Mon Aug 02, 2010 11:01 pm

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Post by 540 mountain motor » Mon Aug 02, 2010 11:08 pm

Cool beans. I enjoy the PWC repairs but too many times the customers won't pick up and pay. Man I wish some of ya'll were in my area I am in need of two more techs badly. We are smoking with work.
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Post by boobidges » Tue Aug 03, 2010 6:26 am

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Post by FrikkiDikki » Tue Aug 03, 2010 6:28 am

I do repairs/warranty service on optical gunsights in my spare time. I used to do Avionics work on H-1 helicopters (N model Hueys and J/T model Cobras) for the USMC. Splicing telephone fiber is what pays the bills, though.

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Post by AV8R040 » Tue Aug 03, 2010 7:07 am

One here. I was an auto mechanic for 15+ years and now do building maintenance. :D
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Post by Swampthang » Tue Aug 03, 2010 7:51 am

im going on 10 years, chevy dealer technician. :)
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Post by Southern Style » Tue Aug 03, 2010 8:02 am

One here... I am a Crime Scene Technician.. Different tools than ya'll and the view is alot worse, but I am a technician !!!!!!
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Post by rogerlucas » Tue Aug 03, 2010 8:07 am

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Post by DUCKHUNTER » Tue Aug 03, 2010 9:11 am

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Post by myronja » Tue Aug 03, 2010 9:23 am

work on outboard motors with my father-in-law in my spare time when i ain't at work just rebuilt a 150 evenruide from parts at his shop mofo runs awesome.
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Post by Lakerunner » Tue Aug 03, 2010 9:33 am

Work on high preformance Mercury outboards on my spare time. Gotta a lot of friends that race. Evinrudes aren't allowed in shop. LOL :lol:

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Post by jinotown » Tue Aug 03, 2010 11:54 am

Appliance repair pays the bills. Porsche race car roll cages and set up keeps me relatively sane...
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Post by MacGyver » Tue Aug 03, 2010 12:51 pm

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Post by cowboy » Tue Aug 03, 2010 1:15 pm

I'm not a mechanic, but I did get my Dad's pliers out one time, and managed to put the chain back on my bicycle all by myself!
It wasn't easy! I was only 19, and the training wheels kept getting it the way!
I just knew i could do it! :thumbup:
Whatta accomplishment!

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Post by Seminole Wind » Tue Aug 03, 2010 1:23 pm

cowboy wrote:I'm not a mechanic, but I did get my Dad's pliers out one time, and managed to put the chain back on my bicycle all by myself!
It wasn't easy! I was only 19, and the training wheels kept getting it the way!
I just knew i could do it! :thumbup:
Whatta accomplishment!
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Post by Ted » Tue Aug 03, 2010 1:24 pm

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Post by Muddyduck » Tue Aug 03, 2010 1:33 pm

I'm not a technician, but I did stay at a Holiday Inn Express.....
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Post by jrlyles » Tue Aug 03, 2010 1:41 pm

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