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Forum: Automotive Projects 12-14-2018, 11:59 AM
Replies: 125
Views: 41,307
Posted By MP&C
An update on the Biederman truck, John came...

An update on the Biederman truck, John came across a donor truck with an authentic 1947 Galion dump body, which matches his 47 Biederman perfectly.

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Forum: Automotive Projects 12-10-2018, 11:09 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 8,489
Posted By MP&C
Superb results! Thanks for sharing the details!

Superb results! Thanks for sharing the details!
Forum: Basic questions and answers 12-10-2018, 10:54 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 356
Posted By MP&C
Rob, the last I picked up was earlier this year...

Rob, the last I picked up was earlier this year on the way to Will's. It was from Pennsylvania Steel on Rt27 in Stanley NC. Sorry, I bought all they had. :lol: They may have restocked by now...
Forum: Basic questions and answers 11-29-2018, 07:23 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 595
Posted By MP&C
Steve, when Patman was out here last year doing a...

Steve, when Patman was out here last year doing a class in the shop, we had picked up some 3/16 rod for making bondo bucks at a a local place called Hilltop Welding. Best prices in town but no...
Forum: Automotive Projects 11-27-2018, 11:39 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 687
Posted By MP&C
Our last piece for this puzzle... Using...

Our last piece for this puzzle...

Using 18 Gauge, the upper radiator mount / core support cover is cut out and bent to fit. Still needs some minor trimming around the radiator top and then...
Forum: Automotive Projects 11-27-2018, 10:15 PM
Replies: 532
Views: 432,107
Posted By MP&C
That door change will look much better!

That door change will look much better!
Forum: Basic questions and answers 11-23-2018, 01:37 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,008
Posted By MP&C
Here's a video of tuck shrinking that I filmed...

Here's a video of tuck shrinking that I filmed last time Peter was at the shop..


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=plpfX1aPAI0



If you notice as he progresses outward, the mouth of the tuck...
Forum: Automotive Projects 11-22-2018, 11:41 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 687
Posted By MP&C
Happy Thanksgiving everyone! We...

Happy Thanksgiving everyone!



We drilled out mounting hole pattern in the AC condenser to the radiator, and added AVK style rivet nuts to the radiator cross bars to secure..


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Forum: Automotive Projects 11-21-2018, 11:53 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 687
Posted By MP&C
Excuse the sound quality of this video, the...

Excuse the sound quality of this video, the iPhone sucks ass for trying to do noise cancelling or something. This shows how the inside corners were stretched for tipping.

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Forum: Automotive Projects 11-20-2018, 11:16 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 687
Posted By MP&C
AC Condenser bracket

I thought I was done with 16 gauge sheet metal when the hood was completed on the Biederman, but here we go again.. :lol:


I have a couple radius bends to do on the AC condenser bracket, so a...
Forum: Miscellanous products related to metalshaping 11-14-2018, 10:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 569
Posted By MP&C
Thanks for the input Bill!

Thanks for the input Bill!
Forum: General Discussion 11-09-2018, 10:24 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 378
Posted By MP&C
I shipped him a Trident wheel last year.

I shipped him a Trident wheel last year.
Forum: Automotive Projects 10-24-2018, 09:59 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 18,391
Posted By MP&C
Press sandwich in the English wheel? ...

Press sandwich in the English wheel?


Beautiful results!
Forum: Welding Sheet Metal 10-22-2018, 09:53 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,014
Posted By MP&C
Tacking with the TIG, minimal HAZ but will need...

Tacking with the TIG, minimal HAZ but will need absolute tight joints...


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aTqQJoecqCw
Forum: Automotive Projects 10-17-2018, 08:06 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 22,548
Posted By MP&C
Nicely done Jim!

Nicely done Jim!
Forum: Automotive Projects 10-11-2018, 11:08 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 6,799
Posted By MP&C
More progress on the console, the rear corner is...

More progress on the console, the rear corner is opened up for hinge clearance..
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Forum: Automotive Projects 10-11-2018, 11:06 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 6,799
Posted By MP&C
Back in the shop we needed to finalize our...

Back in the shop we needed to finalize our console lid design as some parts are getting ready to go for upholstery. Our piano hinge showed to have clearance issues when using it in "hidden" mode..
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Forum: Basic questions and answers 10-03-2018, 01:10 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,426
Posted By MP&C
In making the first "pass" with the tipping...

In making the first "pass" with the tipping wheel, I like to add some pressure on the wheel and don't tip it yet, does a good job of marking the bend line and tends to keep me on the same line on the...
Forum: Events 10-02-2018, 12:36 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 518
Posted By MP&C
Dan, add the date....

Dan, add the date....
Forum: Automotive Projects 10-02-2018, 10:16 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,818
Posted By MP&C
Nice job on the wings Carl!

Nice job on the wings Carl!
Forum: Automotive Projects 09-24-2018, 09:27 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 657
Posted By MP&C
The area of the beads should be able to be...

The area of the beads should be able to be stretched to account for any additional material needed, either prior to bead forming or afterward.
Forum: General Discussion 09-23-2018, 11:48 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,238
Posted By MP&C
Spent last Wednesday at Phillips Hot Rod and...

Spent last Wednesday at Phillips Hot Rod and Customs in Downingtown PA. Barry was stopping by so I drove up to visit. Some video of Barry using some of Mikes new machines..

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Forum: General Discussion 09-12-2018, 01:23 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 703
Posted By MP&C
I have found that TIG helps to take down the weld...

I have found that TIG helps to take down the weld size :lol: ......but for MIG I would get rid of the bulk (to just above surface) with a cutoff wheel perpendicular to the weld, and then finish...
Forum: General Discussion 09-12-2018, 10:43 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 703
Posted By MP&C
From what I've seen so far, yes.

From what I've seen so far, yes.
Forum: General Discussion 09-12-2018, 10:10 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 703
Posted By MP&C
Mark, I have been using the standard SAIT discs...

Mark, I have been using the standard SAIT discs because that is what my local welding supply carried. They were being used both for dressing welds and finishing metal after cutting operations (i.e.:...
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