A Complete GuideAuthor: Joseph, MattCode: 46264Price:AU $42.35Format: Paperback / 144 pages Publisher: CARTECH Published date:12/11/2016Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
A key component, often overlooked, in automotive restoration is metal preparation. In essence, all the best bodywork, primer, and fancy paint wont do you any good if the metal surface it adheres to is not expertly prepared. How many times at a classic car show have you seen imperfections in the paint, bubbles coming from underneath, and body ......
Cars, Motorcycles, Trucks, ATVs, and SnowmobilesAuthor: Lammon, KurtCode: 50787Price:AU $29.99Format: Paperback / 144 pages Publisher: MOTOR BOOKS INTERNATIONAL Published date:01/10/2016Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
If you do your own mechanical work, you know some repairs are possible and others are not. Now suppose a whole range of "impossible" repairs suddenly were made practical and easy! Let plastic repair industry guru Kurt Lammon show you the ropes in his book How To Repair Plastic Bodywork. The original color edition of this book is now out of ......
A Practical HandbookAuthor: McBeath, SimonCode: 40410Price:AU $55.50Format: Hardback / 208 pages Publisher: VELOCE PUBLISHING LTD Published date:28/07/2016Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
From basic methods to advanced techniques: with chapters covering materials, patterns, moulds, components and technology upgrades applicable to the home workshop, this book will help any reader - whether building, repairing, or developing competition cars or components - to exploit composites technology to gain performance advantages.
Author: Odi, HCode: 46182Price:AU $17.55Format: Paperback / 94 pages Publisher: OUTSKIRTS PRESS Published date:22/07/2016Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
Hezekiah Odi wants to save you from being ripped off on your next car repair! As an ASE automotive technician since 1993, he has been helping family, friends, and customers save big money with his trustworthy approach toward car repair. Some of his customers refuse to drop their car off for service if Hezekiah is off duty. He often receives cash ......
Author: Haynes ManualsCode: 37635Price:AU $59.95Format: PaperbackPublisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:17/04/2015Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
With a Haynes manual, you can do it yourself - from simple maintenance to basic repairs. Haynes writes every book based on a complete teardown of the vehicle. We learn the best ways to do a job and that makes it quicker, easier and cheaper for you. Our books have clear instructions and hundreds of photographs that show each step. Whether youre ......
Author: Malte JurgensCode: 37116Price:AU $128.99Format: Hardback / 324 pages Publisher: SCHIFFER PUBLISHING Published date:28/11/2014Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
In 2009, the Prototyp car museum in Hamburg, Germany, organised a special two-month exhibit where 25 classic, streamlined automobiles had an unprecedented "aerodynamic rendezvous". The exhibition included such automotive gems as the 1940 BMW Mille Miglia Touring Coupe, the 1977 Mercedes-Benz C111/III, Porsches 356 Pre-A coupe of 1950, Petermax ......
Author: Barr, EdCode: 30996Price:AU $49.95Format: Paperback / 304 pages Publisher: MOTOR BOOKS INTERNATIONAL Published date:05/04/2013Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Professional Sheet Metal Fabrication is the number-one resource for sheet metal workers old and new. Professional metalworker Ed Barrtakes hobbyists and professionals further than ever before, demonstrating the newest tools and techniques for sheet metal fabrication.
Author: Ron CovellCode: 25932Price:AU $55.00Format: DVD / 109 mins Publisher: GRAFFITI PUBLICATIONS Published date:01/07/2012Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
Producer's notes: In part one, Ron made a wooden buck to help build a 1927 Ford roadster body. In this program, he fabricates the back half of the body — the 'turtledeck'. This is a challenging project, and Ron shows how to do the work with a wide variety of tools, including an English wheel, shrinker, stretcher, beading machine, and a Dake ......
Author: Gurcham SahotaCode: 25560Price:AU $18.50Format: Paperback / 80 pages Publisher: VELOCE PUBLISHING LTD Published date:01/07/2012Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
With this book, you can begin caring for your car like a professional, achieving dramatic and financially beneficial effects almost immediately. Written by the 'undisputed king of car detailers,' it teaches you the importance of using specific chemicals for specific tasks, how to properly clean wheels, paint decontamination, polishing paintwork, ......
Author: Palmer. KrisCode: 24332Price:AU $34.99Format: Paperback / 160 pages Publisher: MOTOR BOOKS INTERNATIONAL Published date:01/07/2011Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
Publisher's Notes: Fix It! How to Repair Automotive Dents, Scratches, Tears and Stains is a complete guide for any car or truck owner who wants their ride to look, feel, and smell like it did the day they bought it. Years of commuting to work and family vacations will take its toll on a car. Coffee spills, paint scratches and fades, hoods and ......
Author: Wayne ScrabaCode: 23314Price:AU $34.99Format: Paperback / 160 pages Publisher: MOTOR BOOKS INTERNATIONAL Published date:01/07/2010Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
Publisher's Notes: Practical Fabrication and Assembly Techniques guides enthusiasts through the most essential processes for assembling a high-performance engine, car, or motorcycle. Tasks like fabricating mounts for fuel pumps or ignition boxes, selecting fasteners and hardware for securing components, and plumbing brake and fuel systems are ......
Practical, Money-Saving Techniques for Cars, Motorcycles, Trucks, ATVs,Author: Lammon, KurtCode: 36094Price:AU $32.99Format: Paperback / 144 pages Publisher: WHITEHORSE PRESS Published date:15/08/2009Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
Few repair shops or Do-It-Yourselfers have been interested to attempt plastic repairs, leaving no options but part replacement on an otherwise perfectly serviceable machine. This book explains how to assess the damage, identify the type of plastic from which the part is made, and fix everything from a simple scratch to a major break.
Fabrication Handbook #1Author: Wanberg, JohnCode: 22050Price:AU $47.99Format: Paperback / 144 pages Publisher: WOLFGANG PRESS Published date:15/08/2009Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
Offering explanations of what a composite is, this book demonstrates how to utilize them in various projects. It provides a perspective on molding and finishing techniques to empower apprehensive beginners. It also covers threats to breathing and skin contact and how those contacts can be avoided when working with modern composite materials.
Author: Matt JosephCode: 22403Price:AU $39.95Format: Paperback / 160 pages Publisher: CARTECH Published date:01/07/2009Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Publisher's Notes: There comes a time when just about every car on the road will need some form of rust or body repair. Quite often, if the car is a daily driver for running errands, repairs are never made, and the car eventually ends up in junkyard heaven. For our beloved collector cars, hot rods, and muscle cars, dents, dings, and rust are ......
Author: Ron CovellCode: 22056Price:AU $55.00Format: DVD / 119 mins Publisher: GRAFFITI PUBLICATIONS Published date:01/07/2009Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
Producer's notes. What do you do if you have a car with a fender that is missing, or one that is damaged beyond repair? Ron shows how to use the fender on the opposite side of the car to design a buck, and he points out the features a buck must have to make a new fender that perfectly mirrors the model. You'll see Ron analyze a '36 Ford fender, ......
Author: John DickensCode: 21807Price:AU $69.95Format: Paperback / 112 pages Publisher: GARDNERS BOOKS Published date:01/07/2009Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
An easy-to-follow guide to working with fibreglass to create both simple and complex mouldings for use within the classic, kit, custom and modification worlds. Step-by-step guidance to projects of different levels makes this a book for both new and experienced practitioners.
Author: Karen RuthCode: 22028Price:AU $34.99Format: Paperback / 224 pages Publisher: CREATIVE PUBLISHING INTL. Published date:01/07/2009Availability:Sold Out
Explores all aspects of welding, with an emphasis on the challenges most often met by DIY-ers. Topics include tools and materials, metal basics, setting up shop, safety, welding and cutting processes, together with numerous plans for individual metalwork projects.
Techniques and Tips for Beginners and ProsAuthor: Eddie PaulCode: 19156Price:AU $44.99Format: Paperback / 160 pages Publisher: MOTOR BOOKS INTERNATIONAL Published date:01/07/2008Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
If you are restoring a classic car or motorcycle, creating a custom car or bike or any other sheet metal fabrication work, this book is for you. It describes techniques and provides tips that will help everyone from the complete beginner to the professional. It covers forming compound curves, building forms and mock-ups, preparing metals, choosing ......
Author: Ron CovellCode: 20204Price:AU $50.00Format: DVD / 40 mins Publisher: GRAFFITI PUBLICATIONS Published date:01/07/2008Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
Ron Fournier is known as the father of modern metalworkers. This program features rare interviews with his students, colleagues, and family, as well as a fascinating interview with Ron himself, where he traces his steps to becoming a leader in the industry. There is in-depth coverage of some of Ron’s greatest projects, with insightful comments ......
Author: Keith NoakesCode: 20810Price:AU $54.95Format: Paperback / 176 pages Publisher: GARDNERS BOOKS Published date:01/07/2008Availability:Sold Out
Update of this perennial bestseller now incorporating latest information on thermoplastic composite materials, pre-preg tooling, compression moulding for wet lay-up laminations, resin casting and resin transfer moulding. The best reference source for car and motorcycle constructors and those involved in many other sports and hobbies that use ......
Author: Dennis ParksCode: 20595Price:AU $39.95Format: Paperback / 192 pages Publisher: MOTOR BOOKS INTERNATIONAL Published date:01/07/2008Availability:Sold Out
However the damage might have occurred, everyone needs body repairs ta a car at some time. If you want to do it yourself, then you need to know how to repair automotive bodywork. The Complete Guide to Auto Body Repair provides all the information you need to deal with any bumps, bangs, and bruises your car encounters, or to restore your classic ......
Author: Alan LiveseyCode: 17411Price:AU $95.00Format: Paperback / 680 pages Publisher: TAYLOR & FRANCIS Published date:01/07/2006Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
This revised and updated edition of what was already an exceptional text about the repair of vehicle bodies is the most comprehensive text on its subject. It is ideal for trainees in body repair work, refinishing and painting and an invaluable guide for the hobby vehicle builder or restorer. It covers steel, aluminium and fibreglass construction.
Author: Eddie PaulCode: 18405Price:AU $34.95Format: Paperback / 175 pages Publisher: KP BOOKS Published date:01/07/2006Availability:Sold Out
Eddie Paul has built cars for the movies and customised others for manyyears, but all of his work starts from basic panel beating and spray painting skills. This book will explain the basics of equipment and techniques needed to fix and paint like a pro. Avoid problems by taking the advice of a 30 years veteran of the trade.
Author: Forbes AirdCode: 19339Price:AU $32.50Format: Paperback / 154 pages Publisher: HP BOOKS Published date:01/07/2006Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
A guide to fiber reinforced plastic materials, including fiberglass, Kevlar, and carbon fiber. It also includes sections on mold making, plugs, materials, structures, gel coats, advanced building techniques, tools and equipment.
Author: Jay StorerCode: 19425Price:AU $63.95Format: Hardback / 184 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:01/07/2004Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
The definitive DIY manual on welding. Covers gas, arc, MIG, TIG and plasma welding and cutting techniques. Includes theory, practical techniques, safety procedures and advice on choosing equipment. A practical project chapter shows how to use welding equipment to build a trailer.
Author: Keith NoakesCode: 13419Price:AU $30.99Format: Hardback / 128 pages Publisher: GARDNERS BOOKS Published date:01/07/2003Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Fibreglass or glass reinforced plastic is an easy material for the DIY modeller or repairer to use. This book is written with the layman in mind and covers materials, tools, equipment and health and safety. From repairing a simple crack to moulding a complete racecar body, it shows you how.
Author: James DuffyCode: 13940Price:AU $229.95Format: Hardback / 688 pages Publisher: CENGAGE LEARNING AUSTRALIA Published date:01/07/2001Availability:Sold Out
This popular comprehensive introduction to automotive collision repair has been revised to include a new, full-color painting and refinishing section. In addition to all-new illustrations, coverage has been added to include the latest high-efficiency spray guns, gravity feed spray guns, and surface preparation materials and methods. The mechanical ......
Author: Donald WaitCode: 4451Price:AU $63.95Format: Paperback / 247 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:01/07/2001Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
An Australian publication that is authoritative on all aspects of panel beating and vehicle restoration. Sixty years experience shows in Donald Wait's essential reference for apprentices, trainees and tradespeople concerned with repairing accident damaged vehicles.
Author: Ron CovellCode: 17675Price:AU $55.00Format: DVD / 86 mins Publisher: GRAFFITI PUBLICATIONS Published date:01/01/2000Availability:Sold Out
Ron Covell brings his signature easy-to-follow style to using the English Wheel, a machine notoriusly difficult for beginners to ‘figure out’. Starting with the machine’s history and a clear explanation of the principles that enable the machine to move metal, Ron shows the basic ‘tracking’ patterns that are used to shape panels of various sizes ......
Author: Ron CovellCode: 23244Price:AU $50.00Format: DVD / 111 mins Publisher: GRAFFITI PUBLICATIONS Published date:01/01/2000Availability:Sold Out
Producer's notes: This programme covers many advanced topics in TIG welding, including welding chrome moly steel, stainless steel, aluminium, magnesium, bronze, copper, and titanium. You'll also learn how to weld castings made from aluminium, magnesium, and bronze. Clear guidelines are given for using the pulse and waveform adjustments that ......
Author: GasoleneCode: 24452Price:AU $99.50Format: DVD / 180 mins Publisher: HOT ROD AND MUSCLE Published date:01/01/2000Availability:Sold Out
A three-part explanation of how to create a new rear quarter panel for an early Monaro. The completed panel has no joins and no welds. This is another excellent how to series from Gasolene, Peach and Tommasini.