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.
Founding member, Game of Drones.
Hobbies include: Photography, Robotics, Kite building, RC Slope soaring airplanes, Quad copter/Drone fighting, mining eWaste for usable hardware.