Eddie Paul

Eddie Paul
BornMay 30, 1948 (1948-05-30)
DiedJuly 11, 2016 (2016-07-12) (aged 68)
ResidenceEl Segundo, California
NationalityAmerican
OrganizationE.P. Industries

Eddie Paul (born May 30, 1948 in San Francisco, California) resided in El Segundo, CA. He held multiple U.S. patents and was owner of E.P. Industries, Inc. E.P. Industries included Prototech Machine Engineering, a CNC machine shop, (no longer in business).

He was known for the creation of customised vehicles for use in Hollywood feature films.[1] His work may be seen in such movies as "Grease", "Taxi", "XXX" and "Gone in 60 Seconds". He created custom vehicles which toured as Pixar characters Lightning McQueen, Mater and Sally to promote the 2006 animated film Cars.[2]

Eddie has also done work for TV shows such as "The Dukes of Hazzard".

Eddie worked as a stuntman for several years, performing stunts in "Ice Pirates" and "Streets of Fire".

Inventions[]

Sally as Eddie Paul custom vehicle for Cars promotional tour

Eddie Paul holds US patents for:

Eddie designed and created a mechanical shark for Jean-Michel Cousteau and later created another shark for Fabien Cousteau.

References[]

  1. ^ "A-List Auto Shop". Popular Mechanics. October 1, 2009.
  2. ^ Mike Hanlon (March 26, 2006). "Disney's cute Porsche - Sally Carrera".
  3. ^ EP Industries

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