The second one covers the principles and practise of designing, making and use of patterns, jigs and tooling for the manufacture and restoration of complex sheet metal panels. Originally, it was a body repair training center in conjunction with DuPont Philippines that eventually evolved into a full-on body shop. Byrnes shows me around the woodworking shop nearby. Provided the last remaining teething troubles are addressed, the future looks bright, especially when the Chinese market opens up just across the water. King Of The Road started out in a 2 bay shop and within nine months the business grew so fast King Of The Road moved into a 4 bay shop with a lift for providing rustproofing, large parking lot and showroom displaying the products and services. Ed will also teach you how to attach and detach classic trim and explains the options available when reviving your interior. Paint refinishing tasks include the following: Use of paint refinishing tools and equipment, panel preparation, application of foundation coats, preparation of foundation coats, application of top coats and rectification of top coats.
Byrnes stares across the vast hall full of derelict cars. In this course, Matt Tomkins from Practical Classics magazine and Brad from the Leather repair Company will show you the correct techniques for stripping the colour from your leather seats and trim. Location: 2185 Pasig Line, Sta. There is no major expense to perform detailing services except for detailing supplies and of course the labor costs. In this course, Ed Hughes shows you how to choose a cheap and robust sewing machine; how to set it up and how to get the best out of it so you can use it to give home-made trim a more professional appearance.
Your reputation ensures repeat business and separates you from your competition. Body Repair tasks include the following: Use of body tools and equipment, bare metal repair, plastic filler repair, metal cutting, metal grinding and mig welding. Our car repair, automotive touch-up and car care solutions are designed to help you put quality vehicles on the road. Anyone else would be in despair at the work required to complete even a quarter of the vehicles at the facility, but he already has as many lost causes under restoration — these will move on before long, with many more en route to the Philippines. Jim is an established personality in the classic-car world, and is profoundly passionate about his growing collection. You will cover aspects of body repair, refinishing and welding.
They basically focus on bodyshop, panel beating and painting classic cars. If Nick was to do it all over again today and start a car care business, detailing would again be the backbone of the revenue stream. Plenty of car aficionados consider this place to be a leader in its field. He believes them to be the most beautiful cars of the era. Here in the Philippines, skilled labor rates are considerably less. In addition to these, they also do custom paint jobs and designs on both kinds of vehicles.
Their goal was to build Rolls-Royce Silver Cloud drophead coupes from scratch in exactly the same manner that they were built 50 years ago. It focuses on auto body services and engine repairs, and is also a licensed dealer for most motorcycles, as well as their maintenance. Bert and Rich from Professional Valeters demonstrate safe wash techniques; including pre-washing with snow foam, the two-bucket method and wheel washing. There are 50 Silver Clouds in line to be restored or converted into drophead coupes. You will also study for 5 core skills modules over the year to ensure that you are ready for work in the automotive industry.
A little time invested now will pay dividends in years to come. You will also learn the correct techniques and products used to feed, revive and protect your car's leather interior. To help your auto detailing business really stand out and crush your competition, Detail King has an industry exclusive program. Could it be his one weakness? How to clean and revive classic leather trim: In this course, Matt Tomkins and Brad from the Leather Repair Company will teach you the basics of leather cleaning and revival: how to keep the patina, make it look superb and protect it for the long-term. However, to build on that passion and develop their skills for detailed work, lots of training has to be done.
Where in the world can you find more than 200 people working in one classic car restoration complex — with vast hangar-like halls for bodywork, for Jaguar, for Rolls-Royce and Mercedes, for future projects and more? Why do I spend time and money to see the world? Well, we all have different reasons on why we travel. This step alone yields a treasure trove of information. The staff is also shown videos of classic car shows so that they can see world standards. This is the type of restoration the majority of people shoot for, and for the popular models and trim levels, you can buy most of the parts you need from restoration specialists. How to recolour faded classic leather trim: This course will teach you how to recolour and detail leather seats, so you can get a new look interior for a fraction of the price of a retrim. At the , there is an advanced apprenticeship in classic car restoration, the course has been designed for people who have completed a Level 2 diploma in classic car restoration and wish to become an advanced apprentice.
This course is meant to be for enthusiasts interested in restoring or repairing classic and modern vehicles. You will also learn the correct way to recolour and protect the newly recoloured seats and leather. He has a reputation as a tough businessman in his home country, but his passion for classic cars is unmistakable. The list of them goes as follows: How to get rid of rust: How to Get Rid of Rust will show you how to protect your car from the dreaded tin-worm. How to clean and detail your car: This course will teach you the art of how to clean and detail your car. Nick saw a great opportunity with the birth of the Internet and felt that he could help other entrepreneurs start, operate and grow their own auto detailing business.