Fabrication & Mechanical Effects

/Fabrication & Mechanical Effects

Behind the Scenes with KITT on the Samsung Smart Home Commercial

We got to hang with The Hoff himself on a recent Samsung commercial shoot. The SWE Auto Prep staff also showed superstar TV legend KITT the royal treatment! View the spot here.

KITT vs Samsung smart home

David Hasselhoff stars in a major shoot for the Samsung Smart Home. KITT, the world's first smart car, is none too pleased. View behind the scene pictures from the shoot here.

Kanye West, & Jay-Z’s Otis music video features SWE Auto Prep Fabrication

“Otis” is a song by American hip hop artists Kanye West and Jay-Z, from their first collaborative album Watch the Throne. The song posthumously features soul singer Otis Redding, whose version of “Try a Little Tenderness” is sampled in the song. Lyrically, the song has the two rappers sharing lines discussing various subjects such as [...]

The Crunchy Nut’s Crunchy Truck

In addition to fabricating every part of the truck, including the wooden “honey dipper”, the satellite bowl, over-sized spoons and even the percolating milk bottles mounted on the hood, SWE Auto Prep’s fabrication shop provided the background for another behind the scenes “making of” video. On this project, SWE Auto Prep also coordinated the installation [...]

SWE Auto Prep designed and built the Chevrolet Sonic OK Go Musical Masterpiece for the 2012 Super Bowl

This vehicle ran through a 1 ½ mile off-road course while playing hundreds of musical instruments and creating a 3 minute music video. The precision and timing with which the various pneumatically controlled paddles and appendages hit the 55 pianos and countless guitars was coordinated between the art department, director and SWE Auto Prep.