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Kent Barnes
Works at San Francisco Opera Retired
Lives in San Francisco Ca. USA
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You need to meet my Aunt Mary: Just Put the F*cking Turkey in the Oven
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Take a look at http://www.dronedudes.com/ for some very cool photos from thier great big flying robot.
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I want it!
So cool, I have 10's of thousands of digital images I want to keep track of.
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I saw a plane at 2:31 into this 4 hour video. Did it say no planes? 
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What happen when you lose one rotor?
Researchers at ETH Zurich have developed a novel control algorithm that allows quadrocopters to continue to fly in spite of multiple motor or propeller failures.
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I am very interested in getting a flying photo platform to shoot my favorate coastline from Bolinas north.
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Sorry my bandwidth is sucky, how may I enter the contest ( giveaway )? 
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Stage Technician, Maker, Union Man IATSE lo. #16,
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  • San Francisco Opera Retired
    Stage Technician, Maker, Union Man IATSE lo. #16,, present
  • ILM, M5,
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a.k.a "kentkb", Technology Bon Vivant.
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Kentkb aka Kent K. Barnes.
Husband , Father and Grandfather.
Tinkerer and Maker . Life long curiosity in how things work.
 Tech bon vivant.
 Favorite toy as a kid: a brass and steel wind up alarm clock that was torn down to nuts and bolts and rebuilt for fun.
 Grandfather had the only hardware store in town,Kellers Hardware, as I was growing up. I was fascinated by how you could connect everything in the store into new combinations.
His delivery boy? Dave Brubeck! Really....
First motorcycle was built from several bikes and bored out to a whopping 90cc so a Volkswagen piston would fit.
 Air Force and Air Force Reserve for 6 years. Crew Chef for flight-line maintenance of the C5a and other aircraft including B52H and Nixon's Air Force 1 to China.
 Retired Union Stagehand, Stage Technician for the Prop Department at the San Francisco Opera, San Francisco Ballet, Movies and Television filming in Northern California. 
 Maker Faire Bay Area Live Blogger.
Hobbies include: Photography, Robotics, Kite building, RC Slope soaring airplanes, mining eWaste for usable hardware.Flea Marketer.


       Time Suck Magazine:
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              BS Magazine
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Married to a Ballerina, who cooks, and for some reason loves me.
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San Francisco Ca. USA
Previously
Concord Ca. USA
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We went the first day K's was open. ( look for our $2 bill we gave them for Good Luck! ) Really wonderful Japanese/Chinese/Korean/ and California fusion of ingredients and flavors. Foe Gras too. Generous portions and a very friendly staff.Thrilled to have within walking distance from our Foggy Cottage. Yummy+ rating.
Food: ExcellentDecor: Very goodService: Very good
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