“Everybody loves blowing stuff up.”

In Read on September 6, 2010 at 7:07 am

One guy lives in missile silos, one guy destroys them.  To mark Labor Day, here is Cody Gustafson’s profile in the Popular Mechanics “This Is My Job” series.  He’s a demolition blaster:

The 27-year-old (whose father and grandfather are also active blasters) has demolished more than 75 structures in 40 states, not to mention 300 Minuteman II nuclear missile silos.

“Everybody loves blowing stuff up,” Gustafson says.

Click through for an interactive graphic of Cody and his gear.


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