Rusty Roof Replacement - 1968 Cougar
If you have an old car that came with a vinyl top, chances are that you
have some rust issues in the roof. This was the case with Andrew's car - a
1968 Mercury Cougar that his grandparents bought brand new in '68. In this
video, Andrew takes matters into his own hands to replace his rusted roof
skin with a solid donor roof from another car. He is by no means a
restoration expert, just an amateur trying to save some money and save his
Need a roof or other body panels for your classic Cougar? West Coast
Classic Cougar has it all. Check us out at
http://www.cougarpartscatalog.com or give us a call at (503) 463-1130 .
(c) 2011 West Coast Classic Cougar, Inc.
Music in the video is from royalty-free sources, except for the Toccata and
Fugue in D (used during the brief B&W horror sequence). Performed by Peter
Hurford. An advertisement appears on this video in order to pay royalties
to the copyright holder, not for our own gain.
CLASSIC CAR BODY RESTORATION
http://www.metalshapingzone.com Watch how bodywork restoratiion is done
using traditional techniques to make and fit repairs and complete panels.
Form sections of panel using only hand tools!
Chevy Van - 1968 - Mackey's Hot Rods - ebay Built Series at SEMA from Eastwood
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Check out this video where we interview Brian Mackey of Mackey's Hot Rods.
Mackey's built this cool 1968 Chevy Van with a military theme that was part
of the ebay Motors "Built" series. 5 garages were chosen to build a custom
car - the catch was that all the cars and parts had to be purchased from
ebay. The cars were then featured at SEMA in Las Vegas and auctioned off
to support charities.
Eastwood Versa Bend Sheet Metal Brake
The Eastwood Versa Bend 20 Inch Offset Sheet Metal Brake is a precision
engineered metal working tool designed to produce both standard variable
length bends as well as accurate 1/2 Inch offset bends up to 90 Degrees in
20 gauge sheet steel and 18 gauge aluminum in widths up to 20 Inch. Also
capable of creating bends in 18 gauge steel in widths less than 12 Inch.
Create floor reinforcement channels and ribs, sections of corrugated pickup
bed floors; truck bedside panels, inner fender structures and much more all
with one convenient vise or bench mount tool.
Eastwood Shrinker/Stretcher Combo Set-Two BodiesTwo Jaws
Shrinker/Stretcher Combo Set handles most of your automotive metal-shaping
The Eastwood Shrinker/Stretchers let you easily fabricate gentle radius
bends and contours in steel, aluminum, stainless or copper. Compound 45:1
leverage allows effortless forming without making relief cuts, heating, or
Ideal for perfect-fit rust-repair metal work around wheel openings, door
jams, windshields and trunk gutters
Shrinker/Stretcher Combo Set includes 2 jaws, 2 housings and 2 handles
Works on up to 18-gauge mild steel, 20-gauge stainless, and 16-gauge
Eastwood Body Solder Kit Basic with DVD
Eastwood's Basic Body Solder Kit helps you complete small leading jobs with
better adhesion, strength and durability than plastic fillers
30/70 lead-based body solder is slightly easier to work with than our
lead-free solder, and provides better adhesion, strength and overall
durability than plastic fillers. Includes 2 lbs. of solder for small solder
Spreadable (plastic) range is 361-489 degreesF
Includes tools and accessories
"How-to" DVD included