I was the kind of kid that took things apart, just to see what was inside.

Model engines, Air Rifles, Catapults, big trucks
Eau Claire, Wi. USA
Journeyman toolmaker, machine shop owner


"The ultimate sophistication is simplicity" Leonardo de Vinci
"Don’t do anything your not proud of." The way to live our lives, spoken by an old timer, whom I haven't had the privilege to know.


1997 M35A3
1975 Moto Guzzi 850-T
1975 Honda Trail 90
1975 Yamaha RD 350
1975 Suzuki GT 750
2000 ZRX 1100 on Nitrous
2004 KTM 625 smc supermoto
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