User:Slgrandson

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Constitution Books
Private
Industry Publishing
Genre Public-domain e-books (through Amazon KDP)
Founded 2011 (officially launched in 2012)
Headquarters Waterbury, Connecticut
Area served
Worldwide
Products Public-domain reprints (Gadsby &c.)
Production output
First official release in October 2012; 8 titles scheduled for 2013
Owner Reginald Routhwick (a.k.a Slgrandson)
Number of employees
1
Website routhwick.pbworks.com
Unified login: Slgrandson is the unique login of this user for all public Wikimedia projects.

Hello. My name is Dylan, also known as Slgrandson on select MediaWiki sites, and by my initials at IMDb and elsewhere. I am 26 years of age, and now live in Waterbury, Connecticut. I used to live near my home suburb of Stock Farm located in Roseau, the Commonwealth of Dominica, with my two sisters, a granny and a great-grandma, as well as my daddy, and edited for almost three months in the Bronx of New York City.

I am named after my family relation, a contraction of the phrase "Sylvie Lewis' grandson" (the first two letters are her initials). I am among only a handful of Wikipedia members to come out of Dominica, out of a few dozen more from the Caribbean region.

Though I've taken to articles on obscure topics when I can, I'm not quite here often anymore. As you can see from the infobox I've just added, I've gotten into the PD reprint business lately. Which partly explains my recent ongoing lack of activity on WP...and the way my edit total has flourished on Wikisource.

At this writing, three books of poetry await the Amazon kiosks: one by William Wordsworth, another by Edmund Clarence Stedman, and the third (The Wonderful Fairies of the Sun) by Gadsby author Ernest Vincent Wright.

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Geneva drive

The Geneva drive is a gear mechanism that translates a continuous rotation into an intermittent rotary motion. The rotating drive wheel has a pin that reaches into a slot of the driven wheel advancing it by one step. The drive wheel also has a raised circular blocking disc that locks the driven wheel in position between steps. Such a mechanism is used in film projectors, watches, and indexing tables, among others.

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My statistics (edit #10,000)[edit]

Contributions
First edit February 23, 2005
(3:19 p.m. AST)
Contributions 10,000[nb 1]
Unique pages edited 6,135
Average edits/page 1.86
Edits by namespace
(Ties are broken in favour of the most recently-edited namespace.)
Namespace Edits Percentage
Articles 4205 42.09%
User talk 2765 27.67%
Wikipedia 1259 12.60%
Talk 834 8.35%
User 613 6.14%
Template 112 1.12%
File 94 0.94%
Wikipedia talk 33 0.33%
Template talk 23 0.23%
Category 23 0.23%
Portal 8 0.08%
Help 8 0.08%
MediaWiki talk 4 0.04%
File talk 3 0.03%
Help talk 3 0.03%
Portal talk 2 0.02%
Category talk 2 0.02%

Milestone edit: 139th support on WP:Requests for adminship/VernoWhitney (November 10, 2010)

  1. ^ From X!'s tool; tabulating the statistics below, this is actually nine edits short of the milestone. The number is based on the "Live edits" displayed on the page.