I Am a Machinist

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 16 People

    What I Lack In Experience...

    I can't claim to be very skilled or very knowledgeable, but ever since I was a kid I knew that I was born to be a machinist. More recently, I have had the good fortune to use a 9” swing South Bend lathe at work and also a beautiful autofeeding drill press with a back gear and a...
    22-25, M
    5 Responses Feb 14, 2011

    The daily grind is a metaphorical

    and literal representation of my work life. Turning steel bars into complex tools can be both rewarding and monotonous at times.
    shweek shweek
    26-30, M
    2 Responses Dec 16, 2014
    peggyjolleen peggyjolleen
    26-30, F
    Jul 3, 2014
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