David Forbes is a mostly self-taught electrical engineer. He has been working in electronics all his life, since the age of five, getting started with the help of his father. David’s day job involves radio telescopes, and his side job is making Nixie tube wristwatches and other unique timepieces. His hobbies live at the intersection of music, electronics, bicycles and coin-op. He’s built a pirate radio station and a video coat, among other things.