Braden is a member of the Panel Shop team in Chicago. Ever since he was nine years old, Braden’s been working in the electrical field working on electrical automotive components starting out in his grandfather’s shop. Due to his vast knowledge, he’s worn many different hats as a carpenter, programmer, mechanic, and technician. He’s worked on various systems ranging from giant ice cream machines to amusement rides and even Chicago’s own fluoride water pumps. His skills include automation system hardware and troubleshooting, automation manufacturing, industrial and automotive mechanics, fabrication, welding, HVAC, plumbing, carpentry, construction, and machinery. When he’s not working, he enjoys racing cars, fishing, lifting weights, and making jewelry.
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