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    What do you guys do for a living?

    Just curious. Most people I've met on the trail have professional degrees and I've met more than 1 dentist. Are most of you guys IT? Any retail workers? Plumbers and electritions?

    I'm healthcare IT. But used to work in the manufacturing industry.

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    Male Escort.
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    Engineering student.
    When going to some of the collegiate races this year I noticed that mechanical engineering was an extremely popular major for mountain bikers.

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    Male Escort.
    You blo dudes for a living? Sounds like a tough gig....but probably better paying than Mcdonalds.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Phantastic79 View Post
    You blo dudes for a living? Sounds like a tough gig....but probably better paying than Mcdonalds.
    Hey, that Yeti has to pay for itself somehow!
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    Own a piece of a medium sized ( 30 guys ) commercial painting company, I have been with the company for 27 years.
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    Quote Originally Posted by rideit View Post
    Hey, that Yeti has to pay for itself somehow!
    Hahaha....this is so true.

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    Quote Originally Posted by mtbrdan View Post
    Own a piece of a medium sized ( 30 guys ) commercial painting company, I have been with the company for 27 years.
    My buddy is a handyman and is always complaining about customers. People who have never painted before seem to believe it's easy, should be cheap and thinks the special needs boy down the street could paint their house just fine. You guys bust ass....I would not want to paint for a living.

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    I am involved in Omerta for Corvid Research.

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    Quote Originally Posted by DH40 View Post
    I am involved in Omerta for Corvid Research.
    Is that like an Amway MLM pyramid scheme?

    "It's not a pyramid it's a funnel dammit!"

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    VP of Manufacturing for 113 more days, not that I'm counting...

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    I spend hours scouring the internet investigating travel destinations and then try to convince my wife and/or friends to join me on trips to those destinations. The pays not very good but the benefits are outstanding.
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    Quote Originally Posted by k2rider1964 View Post
    I spend hours scouring the internet investigating travel destinations and then try to convince my wife and/or friends to join me on trips to those destinations. The pays not very good but the benefits are outstanding.
    Have you ever done any exotic destinations like Africa? I can't imagine what mountain biking in the Congo would be like.

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    Quote Originally Posted by DH40 View Post
    I am involved in Omerta for Corvid Research.
    You sure caw a lot for someone who's taken that kind of oath

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    I've worked in the manufacturing industry my whole life. Started in the machine shop machining parts when I was a kid. Then worked my way into the office as a drafter, then mechanical designer. I'm now the product design manager of a portable machine tool manufacturer.

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    Quote Originally Posted by chrisbtsc View Post
    I've worked in the manufacturing industry my whole life. Started in the machine shop machining parts when I was a kid then worked my way into the office as a drafter, then mechanical designer. I'm now the product design manager of a portable machine tool manufacturer.
    So you're saying you can machine MTB parts?!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by 5k bike 50cent legs View Post
    So you're saying you can machine MTB parts?!!
    I haven't run a mill or lathe in awhile, but yes.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Phantastic79 View Post
    Have you ever done any exotic destinations like Africa? I can't imagine what mountain biking in the Congo would be like.
    Nope, the outback of Whistler is about as exotic as I've been able to get anybody to join me. I can get people to take off for 3-4 days to Sedona, St George, etc on a regular basis and 7 days+ once every couple years up to BC or Oregon. I've tried to get my wife to go on an African safari but she's not interested so far. Our daughter is an Army Captain (Nurse) and being stationed in Germany the next 3 years so most of our husband & wife trips will be to Europe for the the being.
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    Welp, until about 6 months ago I specialized in metal fusion of doughnut shaped alloys, which I did professionally for almost 20 years. These days, I have a desk job. I am giving a go at being a mechanical AutoCAD designer/detailer for the Man. The new career doesn't seem to pay as well but I'm indoors and my body is thanking me. Below is images of my old handy work.


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    Quote Originally Posted by dsmxsteve View Post
    Welp, until about 6 months ago I specialized in metal fusion of doughnut shaped alloys, which I did professionally for almost 20 years. These days, I have a desk job. I am giving a go at being a mechanical AutoCAD designer/detailer for the Man. The new career doesn't seem to pay as well but I'm indoors and my body is thanking me. Below is images of my old handy work.


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    Those are some beautiful welds.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Menso View Post
    I tell people where to drill holes in the ground and how deep, in order to get water to grow grapes, nuts, weed, or landscaping, and, occasionally, actual domestic drinking water.
    Kind of a silly question but do you meet people in your industry that use divining rods to look for water?

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    Quote Originally Posted by dsmxsteve View Post
    Welp, until about 6 months ago I specialized in metal fusion of doughnut shaped alloys, which I did professionally for almost 20 years. These days, I have a desk job. I am giving a go at being a mechanical AutoCAD designer/detailer for the Man. The new career doesn't seem to pay as well but I'm indoors and my body is thanking me. Below is images of my old handy work.


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    Wow, with skills like that one would think you could do just about anything you wanted in the field. Teaching/instructing/consulting doesn't pay well?
    It is no measure of health to be well adjusted to a profoundly sick society.

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    I'm an Operations Specialist First Class / E6 in the US Coast Guard, and have been in for almost 12 years. Have been lucky enough to work in Alameda for about 9 years. Pay is *just* enough to raise a family and still have some fun, but benefits are pretty solid and my wife can be a stay at home mom. Looking at transfer this coming summer, but still waiting on official orders - will know soon exactly where we are headed.

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    Quote Originally Posted by WHALENARD View Post
    Wow, with skills like that one would think you could do just about anything you wanted in the field. Teaching/instructing/consulting doesn't pay well?
    Thank you for the compliments, I suppose I could've gone that path, however I am pretty happy with my current career choice. It still keeps the creative factor in my day to day. I am and have always been an hourly employee ( I am a member of Steamfitters local #342), my base hourly wage hasn't really changed much but the biggest money maker for me was overtime. So far 2018 hasn't had much OT in the ACAD side of my trade. I do, however, love all the new found free time I have to ride now.

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    FC, how would you describe what you do, technically?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Finch Platte View Post
    Unemployed. But fc pays me per post, under the table, so let's just say I'm comfortable.
    If DIRTJUNKIE could get in on the "pay for post" plan, he could buy the site, retire and live off the royalties.
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    "I'm a bounty hunter. A man's got to do something for a living these days."

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    Quote Originally Posted by k2rider1964 View Post
    if dirtjunkie could get in on the "pay for post" plan, he could buy the site, retire and live off the royalties.
    Before he goes, could he at least drag the site out of the nineties?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Finch Platte View Post
    Before he goes, could he at least drag the site out of the nineties?
    Not too much flash, it crashes my system.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Loll View Post
    FC, how would you describe what you do, technically?
    Swag whore. It's that simple.
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    Quote Originally Posted by 5k bike 50cent legs View Post
    not too much flash, it crashes my system.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Phantastic79 View Post
    My buddy is a handyman and is always complaining about customers. People who have never painted before seem to believe it's easy, should be cheap and thinks the special needs boy down the street could paint their house just fine. You guys bust ass....I would not want to paint for a living.
    It's a rough business. Very cutthroat.
    I'm the problem....

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    Interesting thread. Lots of impressive skills, totally get how it leads yoove for tinkering on bikes

    Me, I'm an MBA type guy for big co. These soft hands are only good for taking my bike to the shop :-/

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    Quote Originally Posted by Sid Duffman View Post
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    Quote Originally Posted by 5k bike 50cent legs View Post
    Radiologist?
    Yup. Good guess!


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    Quote Originally Posted by dsmxsteve View Post
    Welp, until about 6 months ago I specialized in metal fusion of doughnut shaped alloys, which I did professionally for almost 20 years. These days, I have a desk job. I am giving a go at being a mechanical AutoCAD designer/detailer for the Man. The new career doesn't seem to pay as well but I'm indoors and my body is thanking me. Below is images of my old handy work.


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    How about you just build bike frames...? Nice work. I install wood flooring for the past 20 plus years. Looking for a new career....

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    Tech support. Any group ride I'm usually the one uneducated guy who doesn't make six figures.

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    I sell and oversee the construction of these type of things. Pretty fun, but after 17 years, I'd sell my biz to someone who wants a fun "job".

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    26 years with Mercedes-Benz (NOT a salesman).
    Now 2 years into retirement and Iím more paranoid about money than ever. Itís still weird not getting a regular paycheck.

    On the plus side, I get to ride nice empty trails aannnnytime I want. And it doesnít cost me diddly...

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    Quote Originally Posted by dsmxsteve View Post
    Welp, until about 6 months ago I specialized in metal fusion of doughnut shaped alloys, which I did professionally for almost 20 years. These days, I have a desk job. I am giving a go at being a mechanical AutoCAD designer/detailer for the Man. The new career doesn't seem to pay as well but I'm indoors and my body is thanking me. Below is images of my old handy work.


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    ooooh drrrrrrooooool Thats some engineering porn right there!

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    Have you ever done any exotic destinations like Africa? I can't imagine what mountain biking in the Congo would be like.
    We've got a poster, Roughster, who recently went to Africa. There was a thread on it, I'll see if I can find it.

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    I would possibly consider it as a hobby but I hate working with aluminum as the initial setup ridiculously expensive so I'd be limited to titanium and steel. On top of that, I'm pretty sure there's quite a bit of machining involved. That is it's own can of worms I want no part of.
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    There's been a veritable gold rush on property in Portland which counterintuitively has made my job easy. With that it's not uncommon to get a 20k estimate on something that would take me 12 hours of labor and $400 of material and the company is booked 6 months out. Have a contractors licence and can swing a hammer? Need work and like self aggrandizing hipsters? Portland's here for ya.
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    Quote Originally Posted by dsmxsteve View Post
    Below is images of my old handy work.
    Looks flexy...

    That is awesome my man! Hopefully your able to get dirty once in a while!

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    Nope, the outback of Whistler is about as exotic as I've been able to get anybody to join me. I can get people to take off for 3-4 days to Sedona, St George, etc on a regular basis and 7 days+ once every couple years up to BC or Oregon. I've tried to get my wife to go on an African safari but she's not interested so far. Our daughter is an Army Captain (Nurse) and being stationed in Germany the next 3 years so most of our husband & wife trips will be to Europe for the the being.
    Oregon is dope! I feel like I donít have to go anywhere else to get good riding


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    Quote Originally Posted by mstrkrft69 View Post
    Gaffer

    Set lighting technician in the Bay area for 22 years. You see my title in the credits on every movie you watch and wonder "what is a gaffer exactly?". I run Lighting crews. I worked on the motorcycle stunt sequence on Venom and watched a dude jump a Ducati Scrambler over a handrail on top of grant in northbeach, clear 60' of horizontal on a 50%-60% grade. Then two Jeep Cherokees blew THROUGH the handrail and cleared about 40', nosed it into the ground and threw Sparks all over. For all you gear heads out there check out these gizmos...

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    2nd career....got tired of arresting dirtbags....got a second degree in IT, ended up becoming an ASQ Certified Quality Analyst and presently work for an aerospace company that is going through layoffs and moving all it's production out of state. Anyone looking to hire a jack of all trades with a very eclectic range of experiences, skills, and training?
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    Quote Originally Posted by mstrkrft69 View Post
    Gaffer

    Set lighting technician in the Bay area for 22 years. You see my title in the credits on every movie you watch and wonder "what is a gaffer exactly?". I run Lighting crews. I worked on the motorcycle stunt sequence on Venom and watched a dude jump a Ducati Scrambler over a handrail on top of grant in northbeach, clear 60' of horizontal on a 50%-60% grade. Then two Jeep Cherokees blew THROUGH the handrail and cleared about 40', nosed it into the ground and threw Sparks all over. For all you gear heads out there check out these gizmos...
    That's really cool! Those rigs look really good. Do you see or have to use really sketchy setups on lower budget movies?

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    That's really cool! Those rigs look really good. Do you see or have to use really sketchy setups on lower budget movies?
    Yup

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    I tell people how dirty their dirt is.
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    I burn huge quantities of fossil fuels driving this thing around northern and central California. Occasionally I practice righty-righty, lefty loosey.







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    Quote Originally Posted by mstrkrft69 View Post
    Gaffer

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    You're probably one of the few people around that knows what my job title means: Production Designer

    But I'm not a typical Production Designer working on movie sets. I design large corporate events. I worked on OpenWorld in your town a couple of months ago. I work more on the exhibit end than the showbiz end. We do work with scene shops, lighting designers, riggers, etc.
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    Quote Originally Posted by chazpat View Post
    You're probably one of the few people around that knows what my job title means: Production Designer

    But I'm not a typical Production Designer working on movie sets. I design large corporate events. I worked on OpenWorld in your town a couple of months ago. I work more on the exhibit end than the showbiz end. We do work with scene shops, lighting designers, riggers, etc.
    Yup, know your kind well. I've done some LDing at events too.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Brewtality View Post
    I burn huge quantities of fossil fuels driving this thing around northern and central California. Occasionally I practice righty-righty, lefty loosey.







    That saying is words to live by in my world where if you blow it in the wrong circumstances people die.

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    Quote Originally Posted by mstrkrft69 View Post
    That saying is words to live by in my world where if you blow it in the wrong circumstances people die.

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    People have died in rather spectacular fashion on equipment I have worked on (however, it was not BECAUSE I worked on it).
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    I/we manage about 15000 acres of open space and timberland, and trails, for a non profit land conservancy in truckee. Itís a lot of forest fuels management, some habitat restoration and a lot of recreation infrastructure development. My job used to be a lot of great fieldwork, these days itís mostly permits and contract management in the office. No complaints though!! Kstarr and sierraoutsider here are my co workers. Kstarr is our trails ace. Sierraoutsider gets the word out.

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