Shaun is a fully certified Fabrication Engineer, Spray Painter & Panel Beater. As he is well renowned in the custom motorcycle & car industry he is often asked to judge major shows & events.
Previous to relocating to the United States Shaun & Sheree owned & operated their own business. Phat Choppers was a full fabrication motorcycle workshop that produced many award winning custom bikes that were handbuilt by Shaun himself. His wife Sheree managed their retail store which was located in a Shopping Mall at the Sunshine Coast in Queensland, Australia. The store specialised in Motorcycle Parts & Accessories, Bikerwear & Phat Chopper Merchandise. Their business proved to be very successful for many years & due to their hectic worklife they were both in need of a change & decided to travel to the USA.
Once in the USA Shaun was commisioned by Kiwi Indian Motorcycles to assist in Building thentingnt Kiwi Indian X-wedge Chieftain. The Chieftain gained huge success at the S&S Cycles 50th Anniversary celebrations along with the 2008 AMD World Championships in Sturgis.
Shaun was then employed by Arlen Ness Motorcycles Las Vegas as their Head Fabricator & Tech. During his time there he Built many famous bikes including the ToeCutter as seen on the TLC Channels "World Bike Showdown". Shaun represented Australia against USA, Canda & United Arab emirates. The Toecutter was also entered in the Rat's Hole Shows in both Daytona & Sturgis where it won on each ocassion. Shaun was also invited to participate in the ,elite invite only 2011 & 2012 "Artistry in Iron" competition in Las Vegas where he won both Peoples Choice & Media Choice. From there he went to compete in the international motorcycle show at Long Beach where he once again took out Top Honors.
Next on the list was Sturgis 2013 where Shaun won Ultimate Builder Peoples Choice & Freestyle. The very next day he competed in the World Famous Rat's Hole show where he won Best Of Show & Extreme bobber. Following Sturgis Shaun went to Milwaukee to compete in the AMD World Championship invitational where he also claimed top honors of Best of Show which meant he was chosen as the top builder in the country & will be representing the USA at the World Championships in Germany in 2014.
Shaun & Sheree are currently touring the USA in their 53" Hauler, where they are in production for their new TV Show called "Chop Deville UNCHAINED.
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