O'Connell Specialties

Builders of award winning street rods and custom automobiles.

Recipient of the 52nd Annual Detroit Autorama Ridler Builder Award.  Located in Plainfield, Illinois, O'Connell Specialties is here to help you design your custom hot rod and bring your dream to life.

Tim O'Connell began his career working for 27 years on tank trucks and aircraft refuelers, specializing in fabrication and welding of types of steel, stainless steel and aluminum.  Before opening O'Connell Specialties, Tim was an ASME qualified weldor, inspector and quality control manager.  Today, he applies those same practices and procedures at O'Connell Specialties to assure quality workmanship.