Door Skin Repairs from Rust: "The Correct Way"

Remove rusty sections from panels and doors, rather than just bog over the rust we show you the best way to fix this rust problem for penny's.

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How To Repair Door Panel - Patch Panel Installation Using Mini TIG Torch - Eastwood
In this video, Matt tackles a patch panel repair on a 1977 Volkswagen Scirocco door. The project called for low amperage, precision and care, and Eastwood's TIG Mini Torch paired with their TIG 200 was just the combo for the job. LINK TO BUY MINI TIG TORCH: http://www.eastwood.com/mini-9-tig-torch.html?utm_source=youtube&utm_medium =annotation&utm_content=TIG%20Mini%20Torch&utm_campaign=2014-03-21 LINK TO BUY TIG 200DC: http://www.eastwood.com/tig200dc-welder.html?utm_source=youtube&utm_medium= annotation&utm_content=TIG%20200%20DC&utm_campaign=2014-03-21 LINK TO BUY ANGLE GRINDER: http://www.eastwood.com/4-5-in-angle-grinder.html?utm_source=youtube&utm_me dium=annotation&utm_content=Angle%20Grinder%20&utm_campaign=2014-03-21 In this video, Matt tackles a patch panel repair on a 1977 Volkswagen Scirocco door. The project called for low amperage, precision and care, and Eastwood's TIG Mini Torch paired with their TIG 200 was just the combo for the job. Eastwood Mini (#9) TIG Torch Mini (#9) TIG Torch Item #14131 Brand: Eastwood This torch kit is ideal for low amperage welding in tight spaces where the standard TIG200 (#17) torch may have trouble fitting. Attach the torch the same way the standard torch connects to make getting into tight places much easier. The torch kit comes complete with a selection of consumable parts. This torch is rated for 125 Amps DC or 100 Amps AC Do not exceed the rated amperage Eastwood TIG Welder 200 Amp DC Item #14100 Weld steel and stainless steel up to 3/16 inch thick* Includes preset post and pre-flow gas, overload protection, adjustable amperage control for either panel (trigger switch) or foot pedal operation. Amperage adjustable from 10 to 200 amp, WP 17 style torch accepts all common electrodes and collets up to 1/8 inch. High frequency Mosfet inverter with high frequency start for precise arc starting and superior puddle and penetration control. - 110 or 220 volt - 50 to 60Hz - 200 amp output DC TIG welder. *Please note: This welder does not weld aluminum. To weld aluminum please order our Eastwood TIG Welder 200 Amp AC/DC welder which has the high frequency AC setting needed to properly weld aluminum. 4-1/2" Electric Angle Grinder Item #12807 Eastwood's 4-1/2" Electric Angle Grinder will make much of your prep work for welding and painting a snap. Pair it with one of our Flap Discs (19057) to strip paint, rust and powder. It features a single speed 110V electric motor with an easy to use safety locking on/off switch. Any grinding or cut off wheel with a 4 1/2" disc with a 7/8" hole will fit this grinder. Eastwod has everything you need to do the job right when you're restoring a car, truck or motorcycle - welders, plasma cutters, rust solutions, powder coating supplies, soda and abrasive blasters, paint and paint guns, specialty tools, metal fab equipment, hand tools and more. Since 1978.





Door bottom rust repair
still have to spot and grind a few welds then throw on some primer and be ready for some body work later on





The baking soda and super glue trick
"Can a broken nut can be fixed with baking soda and super glue?" Lou, a singer here in Athens, Ohio, brought this question to Dan Erlewine (along with the broken nut on his Yamaha guitar). As it turns out, the answer is yes and no... If you have questions, please contact us through our webpage http://www.stewmac.com/email or visit our Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/StewMac For more information on tools and parts: TUSQ XL Nuts http://www.stewmac.com/1865.html Gauged Saws http://www.stewmac.com/3600.html StewMac Super Glue http://www.stewmac.com/7001.html 3M Gold Fre-Cut Sandpaper http://www.stewmac.com/5096.html Mixing/Sanding Spatula http://www.stewmac.com/1667.html Nut and Saddle Shaping Files http://www.stewmac.com/4556.html Drop-fill Toothpicks http://www.stewmac.com/3108.html





How to MIG Weld, Repair a Door or Fender and Save Money from Eastwood
In this episode of R&D Corner with Mark, he not only shows you how to MIG weld, but also how to use those skills to repair a door. BUY a MIG 135 Here: http://www.eastwood.com/mig-welder-110vac-135a-output.html BUY Contour Body Filler Here: http://www.eastwood.com/ew-contour-premium-body-filler-8-gal.html BUY Rust Encapsulator: http://www.eastwood.com/rust-encapsulator-27857.html Buy a Sheet Metal Kit: http://www.eastwood.com/patch-panel-kit-20-ga-aluminized-steel.html Buy a Spot Weld Kit: http://www.eastwood.com/spot-weld-kit.html Buy 2K Aero-Spray Paint: http://www.eastwood.com/eastwood-s-2k-aero-spray-epoxy-primer-gray.html In this episode of R&D Corner with Mark, he not only shows you how to MIG weld, but also how to use those skills to repair a door - and those are skills you can use to fix a fender, quarter panel or floor pan - and when you repair the panel yourself instead of buy a replacement panel or paying someone to fix it - the welder PAYS FOR ITSELF in the first job. Eastwood's own MIG 135 Welder: as good as the "name brands", but at a fraction of the price! As a home hobbyist or light fabricator, you don't need to spend more for a "brand name" industrial MIG welder. Our R&D guys developed the Eastwood MIG 135 Welder from scratch to produce excellent bead quality and capabilities that match—and even exceed—the more expensive competition! Welds mild and stainless steel, 24-ga. to 1/4" 25-135-amp welding range Powered by standard 120v household current Compare to similar welders that sell for over $500 Backed by Eastwood's no-hassle return policy and 3-year warranty




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