1995 Chevy C1500 Extended Cab: MPFI 406, NV4500, 14FF, 4.56s, 37s, 2wd SFA
Being able to wrench and fab is very important to a man. It gives a sense of purpose and pride. As long as a man has skills and tools, he will never be useless.
Strong people are harder to kill, and are generally more useful (Mark Rippetoe - Starting Strength 3rd Edition).