Retired USN Submariner, 25 years, Chief of The Boat - E9 QMCM (SS)(DV). Qualified Navy SCUBA diver. Retired Research Vessel Captain, Johns Hopkins U., 10 years. Lapsed Private Pilot (IFR), SCCA Amateur, Avid target, trap shooter and handloader. Safe boating instructor, boater, yacht delivery captain. Been building various engines as lifelong hobby. BA, Am.Hist., Univ. SC. President, past owner - Wimsatt Marine Inc., a small marine engine and boat maintenance company in Stevensville, MD (sold the business after 20 years). Worked as engine mechanic at several "foreign car" and American dealerships over the years. As of 2013 I work part-time as a parts counter man at the local Western (Tire &) Auto shop.
As above, home tinkering, my own car work, ammunition reloading, building 455 Olds marine engines