The category, which is open to apprentices and journeymen-level sheet metal workers, will give contestants the chance to win a Dodge pickup truck at the March 6-10 contest in Las Vegas.
Clyde Fujimoto, a project manager and detailer at Hawaii’s Air Center Inc. said he was excited about the chance to win.
“Talk about opportunities,” he said. “This is one of the most significant opportunities in my sheet metal career.”
The other detailing contestants are: Dan Beyersdorf, Saginaw, Mich.; Charles Dario, Howell, New Jersey; Steve Datwyler, Las Vegas; David Dias, San Ramon, Calif.; Jaymes Fleming, Woodinville, Wash.; Fujimoto, Honolulu; Randy Girard, Madison, Wis.; Joey Hovarter, Moore, Okla.; Ryan Israel, Kansas City, Mo.; Josh Menz, Rochester, N.Y.; Charles Wolff, San Antonio; and Jason Yager, Chicago.