Classic Car Restoration: Body Work : How to Recreate Metal Parts for Car Restoration

Hi, I’m Doug I work with 20 great guys in Saint Louis at Doug Jenkins Custom Hot Rods and we are going to do some work for you today on Expert Village. Now Alex is going to reproduce the structural piece that little cross brace that was cut out during the exculpation process. This piece […]

Classic Car Restoration: Body Work : How to Tac Weld New Parts for Car Restoration

Hi, I’m Doug I work with 20 great guys in Saint Louis at Doug Jenkins Custom Hot Rods and we are going to do some work for you today on Expert Village. In this next step Alex is going to take the piece that he has cut and formed and it fits very closely. So […]

Performance Exhaust Systems: Car Restoration Tips : Performance Exhaust Systems: Gas for MIG Welder

Hi I’m Doug. I work with twenty great guys in St. Louis at Doug Jenkins Custom Hot Rods, and today we’re going to do some work for you today on Expert Village. You got two gauges on your argon bottle here. And I say argon; it’s a mixture of other chemicals. It’s 75 percent argon, […]

Performance Exhaust Systems: Car Restoration Tips : How to Operate the Controls of a MIG Welder

Hi I’m Doug. I work with twenty great guys in St. Louis at Doug Jenkins Custom Hot Rods, and we’re going to do some work for you today on Expert Village. The next thing we’re going to do here is learn how to adjust the welder a little bit. There’s three adjustments here. One is […]

Classic Car Restoration: Body Work : Repairing Cutaway Structure: Car Restoration Tips

Hi. I’m Doug. I work with twenty great guys in St. Louis at Doug Jenkins Custom Hot Rods and we are going to do some work for you today on Expert Village. When you are doing a structural repair, which this little job has sort of turned into, we are cutting away that inner body […]

Classic Car Restoration: Body Work : How to Shape New Pieces for Car Restoration

Hi, I’m Doug I work with 20 great guys in Saint Louis at Doug Jenkins Custom Hot Rods and we are going to do some work for you today on Expert Village. Again this part that is being cut out with the plasma cutter for the same reason the other piece was cause there is […]

Auto Body and Paint Training Youtube Channel – Training Videos

Do you want to discover how to: straightened metal, apply body filler, repair plastic, weld, prime, block, paint, clear, polish, detail, cars and more? Hi, this is Donnie Smith. I am an ASE certified collision repair instructor and I post a new video teaching you auto body and paint every Tuesday. Not only will you […]

Classic Car Restoration: Body Work : Welding Tips for Car Restoration Projects

Hi, I’m Doug I work with 20 great guys in Saint Louis at Doug Jenkins Custom Hot Rods and we are going to do some work for you today on Expert Village. Alex takes the primed piece that he has and he gets it all trimmed in the edge. Gets everything fitting perfectly and then […]

Classic Car Restoration: Body Work : Cutting Shapes with Side Grinder: Restoration Tips

Hi, I’m Doug I work with 20 great guys in Saint Louis at Doug Jenkins Custom Hot Rods and we are going to do some work for you today on Expert Village. The earlier cuts you saw Alex making were with plasma cutter and then he cleans up the edge with the side grinder. This […]

Sheet Metal Brake Fabricating Tight Bends for a Truck Bed at Eastwood

a really difficult thing to do when metal working or in a restoration project is recreate tight boggles these type joggle bends like on this old truck can’t be recreated by most metal breaks let me show you how with the new Eastwood metal break we fabricated a panel that matches these contours perfectly yeah […]