He is an inventor.
- Vole-Be-Gone - It is an invention that is supposed to kill voles.
- Fruit Pick - It is an invention that is supposed to pick fruits in places that the buyer cannot reach. It appeared at the end of Showoff.
In Swindle (novel), while with Ben Dupree, after his father asks what he is up to, he says that he is trying to make up a code for school when he is really trying to find out what the code to Wendell S. Palomino's shop is. This indicates that Griffin Bing often uses his father in his plans.