Turbo Iroc - engine swap part 9 - engine block paint prep and engine bay masking
Yet another step closer to completion. The weather is super muggy and progress is slow, but I still might get all of this stuff painted by Sunday night. A few tricks in this video showing how to prep an engine block for paint including masking and spraying self etching primer. My neighbor came over and taught me a cool trick to speed up masking the block.
How-To Machine a Chevy 350 V8 Small Block Engine
Chris Duke from Motorz TV http://www.motorz.tv takes our Chevy 350 small
block to the machine shop to show you the process of machining a block.
Special guest Britt Bostick from NuTech Engine Systems.
Show notes: http://www.motorz.tv/machine-shop/
Watch the complete Chevy 350 engine rebuild series:
1. Tear Down: http://youtu.be/LZO1fWVxN4c
2. Machine Shop: http://youtu.be/e3r3wRBoXkk
3. Bottom End: http://youtu.be/gfrYWKi78zc
4. Top End: http://youtu.be/g46s-Vr4Br0
5. Finale: http://youtu.be/mvJNMN-oP68
Rust-Oleum Project Muscle - Part 2
In part two of five, we take a look at repainting the engine and
transmission of the Rust-Oleum hot rod. See how we prep and paint each
part, giving it a classic look that is sure to impress.
(Restoration of a 1967 Plymouth Barracuda) PROJECT FISH - PART 01
Outside of my airsoft hobby, I have this one. "Muscle" cars. Funny, in
THIS generation, it is called "muscle" cars..... Way back then, it was
just a car.....
Maybe this generation discerns the difference between "ricer", "rice
burner", "tuners", "classic car" and "muscle cars".
This is my friends 1967 Plymouth Barracuda. It will be a LOW COST,
ground-up restoration. No media blasting, not even sand blasting. Cannot
afford that "luxury". I will be using various ways to remove the old
paint, and spot checking for rust holes.
Part one is rust check and paint removal. As well as showing the small
block 340 that will go in the car affter we prep and paint the "engine
This is the first of MANY videos that will span the course of over one
Norexco 70 - Harley Davidson Engine Block Restoration
This customers project was the restoration of their classic 800 cc Harley
Davidson motorcycle. The customer dropped off both the engine and the metal
cowlings to our office.
A customers first concern when trusting a company with an antique for
restoration, is preventing damages to their item. We assured them that we
could accomplish their exact restoration needs without damaging the metal.
We removed from the engine block the old paint, rust and oil stains from
years of use, and left the aluminum ready to paint. As well as we removed
the old paint and rust from the metal cowlings and applied our ecoClean
Metal PREP to the cowlings so it would be rust free until he was ready to
As you can see, it turned out beautifully. Please have a look at the photos
below, we think you will agree.
Turbo Iroc - engine swap part 19 - Head bolts, oil pan and installing the engine
Bad Luck on this one.. after getting it in place I discovered I had the
wrong head gaskets. Had to pull the heads in the car and replace with the
correct gaskets :( Anyway I figured I'd go ahead and upload this one since
I'm documenting the entire engine build anyway. Just a bit depressing to
see all of this work go to waste!
How to Spray Paint a Car at Home Yourself (Aerosol)
See the Materials Used Here
Refinish Network consists of various professional and enthusiast painters
whom work collectively to help eachother out using the websites discussion
forum. You will also find various helpful 'how to' articles from painting
to body repairs.
This video illustrates how to paint a car using only aerosol spray cans. It
is best to use a spray gun where possible, however it is possible to paint
a car yourself with an Aerosol Spray Can.