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Are you a electric engineer by any chance
Well, I majored in EE during my first two years in college but then switched to "communications" which included radio, TV, and print journalism. I worked in technical publishing for many years. This included ham radio and computer magazines and eventually digital publications on the web.

I maintain a strong interest in electronics as evidenced by the well-used soldering station and multi-voltage power supply on my workbench!

- Jeff


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Jeff, I am envious of the cleanliness of your work space... I am not allowing myself to take photos of my work space out of fear for the safety of my camera. :oops:


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No way will the readers of this Forum see my messy work bench. It's a old desk with four drawers on the right and three drawers on the left with one drawer in the center. I open the center drawer and place a piece of paneling across the drawer for additional work space. I installed an electrical outlet on the left for my soldering irons and Dremel tool.

A desk lamp provides additional illumination.

Either I have too much junk or the desk is too small.


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