MARK S. ANDERSON - COMPASS ADJUSTER
3006 Ne Everett Street
Portland, OR, United States
Phone: (503) 231-9771
Mark S. Anderson was born in Portland, Oregon on August 21, 1947. He graduated from Forest Grove High School in Oregon in 1965. He then attended Salem Vocational/Technical Community College in Salem, Oregon where he studied drafting and electronics. (The school is now named simply Chemeketa Community College.) After college he worked as a radio and TV technician until going to work for Western Electric, a part of the Bell Telephone Company. While working at Western Electric he went to school at Bell Labs to train as a computer installer/technician. During his employment at Western Electric, he traveled throughout Oregon as well as in Denver, Colorado, Santa Clara, California and in Miami, Florida where he worked building and testing the telephone switching computerized phone systems.
In 1974 Mark left Western Electric to become self employed. Keyboard Electronics, an organ repair service successfully supported his family for many years and still functions today mostly servicing Churches, specializing in organ repair and acoustical engineering. Mark now focuses on Compass and Sextant Repair and calibration, Professional Compass Adjustment, and Navigation Specialties. He has adjusted compasses on airplanes and on boats and ships ranging from 12 to 1,000 feet. He also owns Mark's Mobility, which is a factory authorized repair facility for electric wheelchairs and scooters.
Categories: Compass Adjusters