Originally Posted by bturner2
I hear that. My neighbors look at me like I'm a mad scientist or master mechanic when I'm doing basic maintenance on my cars/boats in the drive way. Even had one ask if I was from the south because in his mind only "rednecks" can work on their own gear (I took that as a compliment BTW).
On the flip side it does make you popular with the ladies when you can fix things and their guys can't. As Red Green says "if you can't be hansom, be handy".......
"Duct tape- handyman's secret weapon!".