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May the flux be with you!
You are tired from a long night at the bench so you splash water on your face after you borax and soap your hands to remove metal slivers,but you wake up in the morning and you have metal shavings on your pillow and in your bed from your hair :)
per "metalsmitten" on twitter---metalsmitten..... if it confuses you when people start talking about pickle like it's a food.
You cant wait for all this "holiday crap" to be over so you can get back to your bench! :D
you sleep with a notebook by your bedare prone to spontaneous meltdowns during soldering jobswould rather be at your bench than socializing
You don't realize you have a black smudge on your face till after you have run all those errands in town.
they know you in the local hardware store as "that chick that buys hammers, pliers, copper sheets, random washers, and copper pipes, but isn't a roofer or plumber or anything like that"
they know you in the local used hardware store as well as "that chick that buys hammers, pliers, copper sheets, random washers, and copper pipes, but isn't a roofer or plumber or anything like that"
you could use up a box of band aids for your fingers in one day, no problem
...you don't charge enough from your works!
..and they know you at the welding supply as "that chick that exchanges tanks that isn't a welder"
... you've ever filed a broken fingernail with a #3 swiss barrette file....
You need to hang a picture and you wont use any of your hammers because you polished the faces!
Your the only one of your friends who has never had a manicure.
Squeezing that lemon into your Corona suddenly makes you realize you have quite a few hand "issues".
ouch! how about--- you use super glue regularly to mend your fingertips..(above the protests of my husband, who thinks I need to just take a few days of...HA!)
...your idea of a manicure is tin snips and a riffler file :)