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  • Thank You mickeygm

    For the Month of April 2022 we will recognize
    mickeygm for his outstanding contributions to the Bowl-Tech Community.

    Over the past few years I have had the chance to get to know mickeygm through message exchanges and I have grown to respect his continued drive to help out not only in our technical forums but his dedication to his other professional interests as well. He is a busy man.

    Please CLICK HERE to see the official announcement and view the Bowl-Tech Tech Spotlight Home Page.

    Points are awarded by members clicking the LIKE link at the bottom of posts they feel are most helpful or contain technically relevant or sound advice or information.

    We must also thank the following runners up for their contributions as well. We are so blessed to have the company of so many others who contribute their support to fellow Techs who visit and rely on our community for technical advice in the bowling industry.

    Runners up for April -
    DBZodos ,
    Kanga (James) ,
    zbowl and

    Contributed the most LIKE votes in April - Alastair ,
    kbowlkeith ,
    Motivated ,
    Kanga (James) and

    Over the past few months as our industry has sprung back from the impact of COVID the number of visitors to Bowl-Tech is growing every month and with that grows the strength we have to provide advice to all of our friends who work so hard to maintain and support our facilities. If you are new to the community or have been watching and reading, do not be afraid to jump in where you feel you can assist and share your experiences.

    We thank all of you.
    Mike Wilson
    Bowl-Tech Inc..

  • #2
    Well deserved


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      • #4
        always doing my best.


        • #5
          No surprise there
          Factory & Converted A-2 (US, Ger, Jap)
          Comscore ECT, Matrix & DuoHD
          Walker B, Sanction Standard, Original K, Flex Walker & Ikon
          Kegel C.A.T.S


          • #6
            Congrats Mickey!


            • #7
              Nice work. Congratulations!


              • #8
                Always a pleasure to read your insightful posts.
                let me be myself


                • #9
                  Congrats man!!!!!


                  • #10
                    Congrats Mickey
                    If its still broken, guess it wasnt in the parts budget.



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                      • #12
                        Thanks to all for your kind comments. We really have quite the "TEAM" here on this sight. So much knowledge, skill, expertise and dedication from All of you folks. I think my recognition applies to each and every one of you.

                        Mike spoke about my other interests. Well since I "Retired" from the FAA 9 years ago I have gotten into a few other things. I did a lot of "Part Time" wiring with another master electrician for quite a while. As both of us are older than dirt, we aren't doing much of that anymore as he has had a number of health issues. I was asked to volunteer to teach math at a nearby grade school by the Principal. It started out as a few days a week helping the 5th graders struggling with math. It grew to 4 - 5 days over the next two years. When covid hit, volunteers could not be in the school so she recommended I get vetted through TOC, Teachers On Call, so I could again work in the school. I took the classes and tests and got vetted. The Principal stated, you know you may have to teach K5. I replied, you know I taught pilots off and on for 30 years. These K5 kids are way ahead of them LOL. But now they use me as a full day sub, grades K5 - 5th when they are short staffed. Sooo... I teach K5 - 5th about 4 - 8 days a month including Music, Art, Gym and all the basic grade courses. You want to see a 71 year old fart teaching gym, get a lawn chair, a case of beer and chips and get ready for real show. I do have a whistle though which I think is great. I also tutor a few other older kids on the weekend. In addition to helping the struggling kids with math, I also teach the STEM program to the quick learners. We are building remote controlled snakes, lasers, a hydraulic claw, a jumping robot, assembling simple and 3-way switch circuits, and doing some higher lever math: factoring polynomials, Advanced PEMDAS, multivariable linear equations, and any thing else I can think of to make their ears bleed and eyes water LOL. Which reminds me, I have to get my "Arithmetic Sequences" lesson plan ready for this afternoon.

                        Once again, hats off to All of You and thanks.

                        Everything has to be Somewhere !!



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