Tag Archives: Eastwood

  • Save All The Classics- Pulling a 1960 Oldsmobile out of its tomb.

    Nick fondly remembered this side of his family having cool old cars since his years as a wee little one visiting on the holidays and to watch the Mummers Parade. After speaking with his family, he found out that one of the cars was still stashed away in their large garage in the city behind the house. The house and garage have been uninhibited for a number of years as his great Aunt was in poor health. He struck a deal and asked myself and Joe R. here at Eastwood to come help him extract the car from it's tomb.   Click Here To Read Full Post...
  • Plumbing Custom Brake Lines on Project Pile House

    First of all, if you're rebuilding an old car, whether it's a full blown 100 point restoration, or an out-of-this-world kustom, you shouldn't forget about completely redoing the brakes on your ride. Brakes are one of the most overlooked part of a build that can save your car and your life. Project Pile House is a full blown custom with little to be left original on the truck. It sits on a first generation Chevy S10 chassis, so the brake components on each corner are easy to get replacements for, but that's about where it stops being easy. I recently decided to plumb the brake system on Pile House, and show you what goes into a project like this.  Click Here To Read Full Post...
  • Eastwood’s ‘Shop Talk’, Episode 35: John Bouchard - Master Engine Builder

    Former host of Horsepower TV, John and Kevin are both familiar with being in the spot light. Lately though, John’s work building flawless engines has garnered all the attention.  Click Here To Read Full Post...
  • Eastwood’s ‘Shop Talk’, Episode 34.5: John Bouchard, TV Host and Master Engine Builder

    Sit tight & listen to Kevin as he previews things to come on next week’s episode of Shop Talk, where he talks with John Bouchard.  Click Here To Read Full Post...
  • A Crash Course in DIY Powder Coating

    You may not realize it, but Eastwood was the first to bring DIY powder coating to the masses and into your garage. We've been there since the start and I'll admit that we sometimes forget that not everyone is as educated as we are about the process. I decided to throw together a list of information that will give you a crash course on powder coating as well as some tips and tricks along the way.  Click Here To Read Full Post...