I've been reading CF for about a month now (yes, I was an unregistered lurker) and finally took the plunge and registered.
I'm originally from Halifax
, Nova Scotia
, but relocated to the US Midwest a decade ago for employment
. I'm an Electrical Engineer
by education who has spent his career working on embedded software
and vehicle systems, primarily for off-highway and some marine
I grew up on fishing
boats and dive boats but never had chance to sail. Now that I'm in the midwest I'm confined to a few lakes, but my inlaws have hooked me on sailing and on the Abacos where they spend winters on their boat.
My wife loves the ocean even more than I do, so a relocation back to a coastal area where we could get into sailing is not out of the question. Retirement
plans definitely involve a boat, cruising, and a lot of fun.
I look forward to meeting new friends here and hopefully learning