If you’re serious about classic car metal fabrication, then a sheet metal brake is a great addition to your shop. Mark Simpson explains the function of this useful shop tool, how they’re rated and the differences between a standard brake and a box pan brake.
Learning to straighten sheet metal efficiently take a little practice, however the tools used are relatively inexpensive and guaranteed to pay for them selves. Mark Simpson introduces us to the most common hammers and dollies and explains their use in the metal straightening process.Watch Now >>
Craig Hopkins emphasizes the importance of supporting a classic car under its suspension pick up points to make sure it is stable before beginning your classic car restoration. He recommends only doing one panel at a time, and then teaches you how to align the door and replace a hinge.Watch Now >>
Craig Hopkins talks about a tool that he prefers to make the perfect panel – a 9 tooth body file. This sharp tool gives you control to sheer the metal off your classic car. It creates the perfect plane that gives a nice smooth radius. So add a great finish to your corners and more… Read more »Watch Now >>