1968 Camaro Roof and Window Rust Repairs Video V8TV
http://wwww.v8tvshow.com - Our 1968 Camaro had some bad rust around the windows thanks to the original vinyl top holding moisture and corroding the steel below. In this video, we repair all that with a some new panels from Classic Industries, some 3M cutting and grinding tools, our HTP MIG 200 welder, and a Body Solder kit from Eastwood. As always, we strive for an undetectable repair.
1968 Camaro "Reloaded" Body Filler, Spray Polyester, and Body Work Video V8TV
http://www.v8tvshow.com - Once all the sheet metal had been put back on and
the gaps had been set, our Camaro was ready for body work.
Nathan covered each panel in body filler, then sanded them down to reveal
high spots. He also took some time to shape the fiberglass hood and wing.
Once he was happy with the shape of the car, he covered the whole thing in
BASF Glasurit Sprayable Body Filler. After some more sanding, the car was
ready for primer. Next time, sealer and base coat!
1968 Camaro Fender Rust Repair How-To Video V8TV
http://www.v8tvshow.com - In this installment, we tackle the common problem
of rusty muscle car fenders. Using a repair panel form Classic
Industries, some 3M grinding wheels, and an HTP MIG 200 and Quickspot II
spot welder, we cut out the crust and weld in new steel for an undetectable
1968 Camaro "Reloaded" Sheet Metal Alignment and Panel Gaps Video V8TV
http://www.v8tvshow.com - Now that the Camaro was covered in BASF Epoxy
Primer, It was time to make the car a roller and put the body panels back
on. We start by installing the sub frame and making sure it is square. Once
the car can roll, we started putting on doors, fenders, hood, etc. With a
little persuasion, the gaps were all lined up and the car is ready for body
Dent Fixing: Body Hammers 101 Video V8TV
http://www.v8tvshow.com - They call them Body Hammers for a reason...
you're not supposed to use your regular claw hammer to straighten out body
panels, and here are the reasons why. Body tech Nathan Newberry takes us
through a variety of different body hammers and dolleys, including a new
kit from Eastwood, and shows us how they are used. Look for some good
tips to fix dents, as demonstrated on our 1968 Camaro hood.
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.
1969 Camaro "Lou's Change" Sheet Metal Repair Video V8TV
Http://www.v8tvshow.com - In this video, the V8 Speed & Resto Shop Crew
tackles some of the rusty sheetmetal on the 1969 Camaro called "Lou's Change."
After a trip to the sandblaster, it was determined that they would need a
variety of panels from the Classic Industries catalog to repair this Camaro's rusty tub.
Quarter Panel Replacement Tips How To Video 1969 Camaro "Lou's Change" V8TV
http://www.v8speedshop.com - The quarter panels were hiding rust and
previous crash damage on the 1969 Camaro called "Lou's Change", so
we replaced them with a pair of full quarter panels from Classic
Industries. This video explains a few tips to replacing quarter panels
successfully. Call us at 314.783.8325 if you'd like help with your
1968 Chevrolet Camaro Quarter Panel Replacement Video V8TV
http://www.v8tvshow.com - Replacing quarter panels on an American muscle
car is major surgery, but it is not impossible. In this video, we take you
through the steps we took to replace a rusty quarter panel on our 1968 Camaro with a new full
quarter panel from Classic Industries. Covers removal, fitment, welding,
and finishing with Eastwood Body Solder "lead" kit.
1968 Camaro Detroit Speed Front Suspension Install Video V8TV
http://www.v8tvshow.com - We wanted our 1968 Camaro to retain its classic
appearance, but handle and drive like today's best sports cars. To
accomplish this, we relied on a Speed 3 front suspension kit from Detroit
Speed and Engineering that we obtained through Classic Industries. This kit
consists of tubular upper and lower control arms, a coil over spring and
shock kit, new quick ratio steering components, and is installed into the
stock Camaro subframe.
Next time, we will be installing a DSE Quadra Link rear suspension to
complete the handling upgrades on this 1968 Camaro.
Replacing the quarter panels, tail panel, and deck filler panel on a 1968
rear window rust repair patch chevelle ss panel fabrication with hand tools
Inspired by watching fabrication with dies in power hammers and english
wheels, I did my best to reproduce the techniques with hand tools on a work
bench. This is rust repair and fabrication in a home workshop. I plan to
tig weld in the repair patches using plug welds on the inside and a lap
join on the outside. I am using a reproduction rear deck filler panel that
I was lucky enough to buy locally
1968 Camaro "Reloaded" Sand Blasting Video V8TV
http://www.v8tvshow.com - All the metal work on our 1968 Camaro project, "Reloaded", was
finally done. The next step was to send the body tub to the sand blaster to
find any hidden rust. Once we got the car back, we repaired any rust we
couldn't find before and put the whole car in BASF Black Epoxy Primer with
a new 3M AccuSpray spray gun. Next, gap adjustments and body work!