Like many of the Nation’s Aces, Gary Maurer owner of Kustom’s Inc. has spent a lifetime literally “fine tuning” his craft. As a metal fabricator, he “creates” or builds whatever he can get his hands on and what he does, he does well. Maurer is a well-seasoned and well-respected business owner, former world championship bike builder and founding member of the Chop IN Block traveling road show, a compilation of custom metal fabricators, bike builders, leather craftsmen/tooler, painters and artists.
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Your life story in 5 sentences
I started helping my dad in the garage when I was 5 and I haven’t left the shop since. That’s me.
What are you most passionate about?
Fabricating anything that I can, I like to make stuff rather than buy it. Why buy it when you can make it.
If you were on a deserted island, and could only bring 3 things, what would they be?
1. Boat 2. Julie 3. Record Player with the Bee Gees
What does the word “Work” mean to you?
If you do what you love you never have to know what that word means.
New boots or new tires? Why?
New Boots, because if the tires go bad you can still walk.