Salina, Kansas: Auto Parts Sculpture

Skinny and shiny, he holds aloft an American flag and has a Smiley Face painted on his circular head. "No muff too tuff."

Del's Mufflers Unlimited

1622 E. Iron Ave., Salina, KS
Del's Mufflers Unlimited. Northeast side of the city, on the south side of E. Iron Ave. just west of its intersection with Iowa Ave.
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Happy with Bandage.

Happy, Auto Parts Muffler Man

Twelve years later I find "Happy" with a bandaged brow (perhaps from a scrap with a larger "traditional" Muffler Man - those guys got a mean right hook ya know), and he's chucked the flag.

Now it seems he has something a bit less patriotic on his mind.

[Hardy, 06/03/2010]

Salina muffler art man.

Auto Parts Bunyan sculpture

We used to have a "Muffler Man" here as Paul Bunyan. I do not know where he went. We have a much smaller version now though, this one is a true muffler man and can be seen in the 1600 block of E. Iron Street, Salina, Kansas. There is a new muffler shop there. The owner is a true character and did several "surgeries" before he got it built to his satisfaction!

[Glen, 05/06/1998]

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