• How to Repair Rust With a TIG Welder- Rusty Door Skin Repair

      There's a handful of ways you can tackle repairing rust in your vehicle and all of them have their place. The most common would probably be cutting out the metal and MIG welding a patch panel in place. While this method is the easiest to accomplish, it can be difficult to blend the weld seam into the surrounding metal. I've done repairs this way for many years and they've turned out ok, but I've always wanted to master TIG welding patch panels and metal finishing the area for a seamless repair. I've recently begun switching a lot of my welding projects ....  Click Here To Read Full Post...
    • Eastwood’s ‘Shop Talk’, Episode 24.5: Rick Harris Prequel

      Rick Harris, Custom Painter & Pinstriper, has been letting his work speak for him for over 30 years, and shows little sign of stopping.   Click Here To Read Full Post...
    • Learn from a legend- Gene Winfield Custom Metal Working Class

      I decided to make a trip to Harmony, PA (about 35 minutes outside Pittsburgh, PA) to Hahn-Vorbach & Associates Collector Car Restoration to visit Gene and become a student of "Windy Winfield". The metal shaping classes are always small in size and very intimate. This isn't a class where you'll be sitting in a chair listening to a lecture and just taking notes, Gene gets EVERYONE involved and is happy to take on any and all questions. The classes are commonly two day events starting promptly at 9AM and lasting until whenever everyone is exhausted. If you want to attend these classes, be sure to get plenty of sleep ahead of time because it's high paced with little to no breaks.  Click Here To Read Full Post...
    • West Coast Report 39th Edition By John Gilbert

      Howdy, welcome to West Coast Eastwood’s 39th edition of the West Coast Report. Did you know that a straight-pipe drone strike has nothing to do with radio controlled model airplanes capable of delivering death from above? It’s not a controversial subject at all, come to find out straight-pipe drone is that irritating echoing in your brain caused by erratic acoustic waveforms emanating from your vehicle’s exhaust system.  Click Here To Read Full Post...
    • Eastwood’s ‘Shop Talk’, Episode 24: Kevin Tetz Talks Shop With Derek White, Owner of Street Vizions Hot Rod & Custom Shop

      In this episode of Eastwood’s ‘Shop Talk,’ Kevin Tetz talks with Derek White, Owner of Street Vizions Hot Rod & Custom Shop located in Pottstown, PA where they are putting out some phenomenal work.   Click Here To Read Full Post...