1994 - Volume #18, Issue #4, Page #20[ Sample Stories From This Issue | List of All Stories In This Issue | Print this story | Read this issue]
Artist Creates Corn Cob Masterpiece
So Claussen set out to build a semi-truck and trailer, complete with grille, mirrors and fifth wheel. He used ears of corn with kernals left on the ends for wheels, and thick slick slices of cob to form the walls of the cab and trailer. Glue holds his "masterpiece" together.
Claussen has also used corn cobs to make a tractor with a disk harrow. His creations are now on display at Claussen Equipment Co. in Rensselaer, Ind., his family's farm equipment dealership.
Contact: FARM SHOW Followup, ChrisClaussen,ClaussenEquipmentCo., 1531 N. McKinley Ave., Rensselaer, Ind. 47978 (ph 219 866-5812).
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