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  1. DLRX

    DLRX AH Member

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    Hi.
    I am a new member to AH. I have been hunting for 25 years yet am working as a Mechanical engineer.
    It have been a dream to be able to work as a PH/ outfitter, yet at the age of 38 it will most probably not realize?

    I made a choice to start living my dream and will book my PH course in due time.
    Maybe someone can give me some allignment and or "tips" knowing my background.
     
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  2. Witold Krzyżanowski

    Witold Krzyżanowski AH ENABLER AH Legend

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    Welcome aboard. Dreams often come true.
    Good luck and all the best.
    Witold
     

  3. cpr0312

    cpr0312 AH ENABLER AH Ambassador

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  4. BRICKBURN

    BRICKBURN AH ENABLER SUPER MODERATOR CONTRIBUTOR LIFETIME TITANIUM BENEFACTOR AH Ambassador

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    Welcome to AH.
    There are several threads on the topic. Just run a search.
    Good luck.
     

  5. DLRX

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    Will do, thanks.
     

  6. CAustin

    CAustin AH ENABLER BRONZE SUPPORTER AH Ambassador

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  7. enysse

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  8. Von Gruff

    Von Gruff AH ENABLER GOLD SUPPORTER AH Legend

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    Giday and weIcome to the A H forums DLRX. Chasing dreams is what keeps life exciting
     

  9. Ridgewalker

    Ridgewalker AH ENABLER LIFETIME BRONZE BENEFACTOR AH Legend

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    DLRX, welcome to AH! I too was an engineer. It was a good life giving me enough funds to do what I mostly wanted to. Not likely being a PH will fund you nearly like engineering. But maybe it will support your dream.
    Best of luck in your goals!
     

  10. Nyati

    Nyati AH ENABLER AH Ambassador

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  11. DLRX

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    Thank you for the feedback, I believe the quantity of "stress calcs" have reached excessive limits.
    Now the big question ....how?
    I have send a few mails and hopefully I can do a PH course before the close of the year?
     
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  12. Shootist43

    Shootist43 AH ENABLER GOLD SUPPORTER AH Legend

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    Welcome aboard DLRX. From a financial standpoint keeping your day job will make a lot more sense. However you might be able to take a "sabbatical" from time to time. Especially if there are slack periods in your line of work.
     
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  13. DLRX

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    The kickoff will follow your recommendations.
    I plan on taking early persion (financial planning to govern the date and time) only then to do HUNTs on a more permanent base.
    From now until then I have no other option to stick to my day job. I will have a soft start and as said "take a sabbatical"
     

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    Welcome and best of luck!
     
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    Welcome and good luck with your dream to PH in Africa
     

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    Welcome to our forum DLRX.
     

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  19. L'Atelier Verney-Carron

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    Welcome to AH @DLRX! Nice to have you on the site.
     

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