Tek Support and his family have been hiding out for all these years, trying to live a normal life, so he’s pretty unnerved to be suddenly confronted by Bruiser and to be thrust back into the superhero life again.  He’s probably been constantly aware of the possibility though, which is why he’s still got a great big arsenal of weapons and a lot of equipment in a secret lab.  So I don’t think it’s unusual that he’d just want to do the ‘wrong’ thing and be done with it all….