In the World of the High Tech Redneck, the Graybeard is the old guy who earned his gray by making all the mistakes, and tries to keep the young 'uns from repeating them. Silicon Graybeard is my term for an old hardware engineer; a circuit designer. The focus of this blog is on doing things, from radio to home machine shops and making all kinds of things, along with comments from a retired radio engineer, that run from tech, science or space news to economics; from firearms to world events.
Second, it was close this year, but we have a new winner in this coveted category:
It was close, with Governor Cuomo suggesting confiscation of guns, and the president starting the UN small arms treaty again, but Babs Feinstein's incessant diarrhea of the mouth on the topic has driven a sales bubble as big as any ever seen - at least from what I'm hearing.