A Triple Gun Award Episode of Near-Excellence

The Round Six Podcast show

Summary: “THAT’S WHY THEY PUT WHEELS ON TOOLBOXES.”<br> <br> <br> <br> On episode sixty-seven, we head back in time to January at the 70th Grand National Roadster Show, and a quick session with Darryl Hollenbeck and <a href="https://roundsixpod.com/2018/10/19/zane-al-retentiveness-and-the-cullen-ary-art-of-hot-rods/" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">Zane Cullen</a>. It’s a paint all-star spectacular, and the conversation starts with a discussion of the Triple Gun Award of Excellence, and goes outrageously sideways.Great time at a great how with great friends. It’s a laid-back look at the industry through the eyes of two seasoned pro’s… And three podcast hosts just trying to keep it on the rails.<br> <br> <br> THINGS COVERED IN THIS EPISODE:<br> <br> * Stuff we can’t air<br> * The Triple Gun Award of Excellence – The history of the award – Judging criteria – The three guns, Darryl Hollenbeck, Charlie Hutton and Zane Cullen<br> * Mickie Galloway’s design contribution<br> * Brian launches the idea of bringing the past winners to one display at <a href="https://roundsixpod.com/2019/02/14/the-round-six-experience-the-2019-grand-national-roadster-show/" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">GNRS</a> – “The Triple Mom Award”<br> * Darryl’s AMBR win in 2016<br> * Roofies in the booth<br> * Multi-generational family businesses – Easing into the industry<br> * The recurring BMX theme as the gateway to hot rods<br> * Darryl on his Dad – Dad’s toolbox – Buying his Dad’s old work truck back<br> * First cars<br> * Many, many paint puns<br> * Many, many more nut jokes<br> * <a href="https://roundsixpod.com/2018/11/09/from-the-lodge-at-camp-wannapaintem-cristina-and-jeremy/" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">Paint technology</a><br> * Paint as a crutch – The collision shop atmosphere VS the custom paint shop<br> * The barrier between passion and investing time to better your skill set<br> * Brian makes the mistake of offering to go deeper<br> * On being a hot rod subcontractor<br> * Time management<br> * “You’re easy to squeeze in”<br> * “The <a href="https://roundsixpod.com/2019/02/08/chip-foose-and-carson-lev-repeat-offenders/" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">Foose</a> episode was nothing like this”<br> * A Tipper Gore refrence<br> * Influences/heroes– Westergard– Bertolucci– Art Himsl– Barris<br> * Starting your own business– Efficiency– A process of continuing improvement– Learning the hard lessons<br> <br>  <br> Help the Gearheads continue to bring you great guests, stories, mentoring, projects and more by becoming a Patron today! <a href="https://www.patreon.com/bePatron?u=16442647">Become a Patron!</a><br>  <br> PLEASE VISIT OUR SPONSOR<br> We are proud to have this episode brought to you by Trailer Tug. Please visit their website to learn more at <a href="https://trailertug.com/" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">TrailerTug.com</a><br> Round Six Podcast listeners get 10% off by mentioning the podcast when ordering by phone, or by entering “round six” in the discount code box at checkout on the website.<br> <a href="https://trailertug.com" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer"></a>