Metal Supermarkets, the worlds largest supplier of small-quantity metals, announced the five winners of the 2018 annual Metal My Way contest.
Online PR News – 28-September-2018 – Metal Supermarkets, the worlds largest supplier of small-quantity metals, announced the five winners of the 2018 annual "Metal My Way" contest. The online contest showcases creative and innovative metal projects from across the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom.
This year's Grand Prize winner is Damian Summerhayes from Victoria, British Columbia, Canada for his Fire Breathing Dragon. Damian's project impressed the contest judges with a high level of detail, originality, and the fact that the metal dragon breathes real fire! As the Grand Prize winner, Damian will receive a Weber Genesis II S-310 BBQ grill.
Built using round stock and sheet metal and minimal tools just snips, a grinder and a welder Damian completed the incredibly detailed creation in only a couple of weeks. He acquired the metal he needed to build his Fire Breathing Dragon from Metal Supermarkets Victoria, located at 2111 Keating Cross Road, Saanichton, British Columbia V8M 2A5.
In addition to the Grand Prize, 4 category prizes were awarded, with each winner receiving a Lincoln Electric 180 Amp Weld-Pak 180 HD Mig Wire Feed Welder. The category winners were:
Automotive and Vehicle Project: Bob Eyler of Alvin, Texas who built a custom front-end loader using the chassis of an old lawnmower and building out the frame using a variety of metal types from Metal Supermarkets Houston (Southwest).
"We were thrilled with the response to this years contest with a record number of projects submitted," said Stephen Schober, President and CEO of Metal Supermarkets, the title sponsor of Metal My Way. "We love to see all the incredible projects people are working on and think Metal My Way is a great platform to showcase their work. We're already thinking about how we can make next years contest even bigger."
The Metal My Way contest opened on July 9 and ran through August 31. People were encouraged to submit photos or video of their metal projects on MetalMyWay.com and through Metal Supermarkets Facebook, Instagram or Twitter using the hashtag #metalmyway.
This year's winning projects and the hundreds of other submissions can be seen on MetalMyWay.com.
About Metal Supermarkets:
“We love to see all the incredible projects people are working on and think Metal My Way is a great platform to showcase their work.”