how to chop a volkswagon beetle
1972 super beetle chopped top.This is a video of the steps taken and how to
chop the top in the Bonneville salt flat racer style on a 1972 Volkswagen
super beetle. This is only the beginning of what is to come for this bad
bug! there are a lot more upgrades to come on this Volkswagen bug.
1970 Project car. 5 inch chop, 4 inch channel, lowered
with 10 in rear wheels and split rear window
This is a highly modified 1967 VW Bug. Grafted on rag top, New Chassis,
Narrowed front axle, Chopped 4 inches in front and 3 inches in the back.
Adapted for chevy wheels and super wide M/T Sportsmen tires on Centerline
wheels. This is just the beginning of transforming this bug into my kind of
art. Stay tuned working on this bug weekly to come up with some thing
Chopping a Top - Project Pilehouse DIY Top Chop Pt.1 at Eastwood
BUY a MIG 175 Welder:
BUY a TIG 200 Welder:
BUY an Eastwood 4 1/2" Angle Grinder-
In this episode of Project Pilehouse, Matt begins to chop and lower the top
for a 1950 Dodge Truck using Eastwood's MIG 175, TIG 200, and Angle
For the full story and to watch for updates follow along on the blog:
Watch for the 2nd installment where Matt lengthens the top and the truck
comes one step closer to completion!
Check out other videos where we repair the doors, lengthen the bed, install
air bags and fabricate running boards.
Part 1 Rocky Horror Showzam
My third show with the boys, This time Willard had a prior engagement and
couldn't make it . So the night before, sitting in the garage with my
friend Carlos Rosi, I had this idea for the show, Then begin to write down
this adventure. The next morning, Rick and I were on the road. Rick, did
not knowing what I had up my sleeve. When we got out to Rockys I share the
idea with them and we all went out full guns at it. We all had a great time
doing it. Other members of the Hoodlums car club joined in the fun. What a
Rocky is a great teacher and he will describe to process of chopping and
sectioning a car. Enjoy!