Thom H. Boehm

On social media, Thomas H. Boehm refers to himself as “the thinking man’s circular knitting machine mechanic”, along with“chicken whisperer” and “facilitator”. Based in Nova Scotia, Eastern Canada, he talks about his life, work and thoughts. With great enthusiasm, he tells stories about the machines to which his work has introduced him many years ago and of which he has grown very fond. Today, hundreds of people follow Thom’s stories about his circular knitting machines. Most of the machines in his care are nearing impressive anniversaries but are still up and running, thanks to his eagerness to learn, his loving maintenance and expertise.