Muffler Man: Bob the Big Man

Field review by the editors.

Briercrest, Saskatchewan

Type: Classic (20 ft. tall)

Arm position: Standard

Accessories: None

Classic clean-shaven Muffler Man wears a red shirt and blue pants. His right arm droops, the result of damage and surgical reattachment. Goes by the names "Bob" and "The Big Man."

He was discovered, smashed and broken, in a junkyard by Gord Gadd, who owned an auto body shop on the Saskatchewan prairie. Gord realized that the Muffler Man would make a good landmark for his business, visible for miles. Gord repaired the Muffler Man and stood him in a field south of the shop in the 1990s, where he's been ever since.

Muffler Man: Bob the Big Man

Mid Prairie Body Centre

Address:
Route 716, Briercrest, SK, Canada
Directions:
40 miles southeast of Moose Jaw via SK 2, Hwy 716, just south of Levuka. From Briercrest drive west on Route 716/Veterans Drive (a dirt road) for 11 kilometers. Then turn right onto unnamed dirt road. You'll see trees a kilometer north, and in front of them, on the right, the bright red shirt of the Muffler Man.
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