Custom Auto Interiors

Author: Don Taylor

Publisher: California Bill's Automotive Handbooks

ISBN:

Category: Transportation

Page: 192

View: 325

Expert trimmers Don Taylor and Ron Mangus share two lifetimes of auto upholstery experience and secrets in this fantastic book. More than 800 color photographs capture every detail you'll need to create your own exciting and award-winning custom interiors. Precise step-by-step instructions show you how to turn out completely professional custom interiors. This is an advanced-level book.

Automotive Custom Interiors

Author: Sue Elliott

Publisher: Motorbooks International

ISBN:

Category: Transportation

Page: 160

View: 634

Images of and inspiration for every kind of custom interior--luxurious, high-tech, race-inspired minimalism, retro hot rod styling, suede, tuck 'n' roll, inlaid wood, engine-turned metal.

How to Restore and Customize Automotive Interiors

Author: Dennis W. Parks

Publisher: Motorbooks

ISBN:

Category: Transportation

Page: 192

View: 644

A major part of any auto restoration is bringing the interior back to life, and How to Restore and Customize Automotive Interiors provides you with the tools and knowledge you need to tackle any job on any type of car, from prewar classics to full-on customs to modern vehicles. Veteran author Dennis Parks takes you step-by-step through all the processes, from restoring seats, door panels, floor coverings, and headliners to adding sound dampening and thermal insulation. With tips and advice for selecting the right tools and planning your job, as well as maintaining your restored interior, How to Restore and Customize Automotive Interiors is the only book you’ll need to get the job done. Installing Floor Coverings Repairing and Re-covering Seats Making Custom Door Panels Crafting Custom Headliners, Consoles, and More Upholstery Maintenance and Care

Custom Auto Upholstery

How to Design and Create Custom Or Repro Interiors : Over 300 Step-by-step Photos and a Gallery of Examples

Author: John Martin Lee

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category: Art

Page: 160

View: 833

To create a distinctive interior you don't have to be an ergonomics engineer. Within are details on leathers and fabrics, hand-stitching and sewing machine use, making patterns choosing designs and adding the final touch from seats, headliner, dash, panels and carpeting to the trunk and engine compartment. Features more than 300 step-by-step photos and easy-to-follow instructions.

Auto Upholstery & Interiors

A Do-It-Yourself, Basic Guide to Repairing, Replacing, or Customizing Automotive Interiors

Author: Bruce Caldwell

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN:

Category: Transportation

Page: 160

View: 850

This user-friendly guide gives you the knowledge to keep your interior looking like new. You’ll learn how to get professional results from kits you can install in your own garage. Automotive upholstery is easy if you know the secrets of how to do professional quality work at home. There is no need to sew or buy an expensive industrial sewing machine because skilled technicians do the sewing for you. Upholstery kits and do-it-yourself products are available for a wide variety of cars and trucks. By doing the installation work yourself, you save money and have the satisfaction of learning a new skill. Detailed sections include: · Painting Interior Parts · Headliner Replacement · Carpet Kits · Door Panels · Dashboard Restoration · Seat Kit Installation · Kick Panels · Trunk Detailing · Steering Wheel Repairs and Swaps · Custom Seat Installation · Using Dyes · Simple Upholstery Repairs · Cleaning and Detailing Tips

Auto Upholstery & Interiors

A Do-It-Yourself, Basic Guide to Repairing, Replacing, or Customizing Automotive Interiors

Author: Bruce Caldwell

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN:

Category: Transportation

Page: 160

View: 332

This user-friendly guide gives you the knowledge to keep your interior looking like new. You’ll learn how to get professional results from kits you can install in your own garage. Automotive upholstery is easy if you know the secrets of how to do professional quality work at home. There is no need to sew or buy an expensive industrial sewing machine because skilled technicians do the sewing for you. Upholstery kits and do-it-yourself products are available for a wide variety of cars and trucks. By doing the installation work yourself, you save money and have the satisfaction of learning a new skill. Detailed sections include: · Painting Interior Parts · Headliner Replacement · Carpet Kits · Door Panels · Dashboard Restoration · Seat Kit Installation · Kick Panels · Trunk Detailing · Steering Wheel Repairs and Swaps · Custom Seat Installation · Using Dyes · Simple Upholstery Repairs · Cleaning and Detailing Tips

Custom Auto Wiring & Electrical HP1545

OEM Electrical Systems, Premade & Custom Wiring Kits, & Car Audio Installations for Street Rods, Muscle Cars, Race Cars, Trucks & Restorations

Author: Matt Strong

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN:

Category: Transportation

Page: 192

View: 175

This indispensable guide to high performance and OEM automotive electrical systems covers electrical theory, wiring techniques and equipment, custom wiring harnesses for racing, hot rods and restorations, pre-made wiring harnesses, special electrical systems (navigational, audio, video), troubleshooting common electrical problems, dashboards and instrument, and trailer wiring.

Practical Auto & Truck Restoration HP1547

How to Plan and Organize Your Project to Save Time and Money

Author: John Gunnell

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN:

Category: Transportation

Page: 128

View: 845

Today's restorer has a wealth of resources available that didn't exist just a few years ago. It is no longer necessary or feasible to perform every step of a ground-up restoration yourself (unless you truly want to). Knowing how to properly plan, organize and execute a restoration can save both time and money, and help ensure that you'll end up with exactly the car or truck you envisioned.

How to Restore and Customize Auto Upholstery & Interiors

Author: Dennis Parks

Publisher: Motorbooks International

ISBN:

Category: Transportation

Page: 159

View: 475

This book provides detailed coverage of upholstery and interior options, including the variety of materials, projected costs, tools used, and more.

Professional Career Paths

Author: Ronald W. Holmes, Ph.D.

Publisher: Author House

ISBN:

Category: Education

Page: 220

View: 572

Public school students in many states are given the opportunity to choose a potential job to pursue or path of study in one of the 16 national career clusters delineated by the U.S. Department of Education. Some of these career clusters include (1) agriculture, food and natural resources; (2) audio/visual technology and communications; (3) architecture and construction; (4) business, management and administration and (5) education and training. This book provides an excerpt of interviews of 57 professionals in different occupations (teacher, lawyer, doctor, entrepreneur, etc.) to help students learn of jobs for successful employment. The book is also designed to help students visualize how their background fits certain characteristics of professionals so they become inspired to pursue a defined career path. Each professional's occupation in the chapters is linked to one of the 16 national career clusters supported by definitions of the National Association of State Directors of Career Technical Education Consortium. Finally, the book provides a review of best practices various schools have used across the country to prepare students for college and careers.

Automotive Wiring

Author: Dennis W. Parks, John Kimbrough

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category:

Page:

View: 832

The Electric Vehicle Conversion Handbook HP1568

Author: Mark Warner

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN:

Category: Transportation

Page: 176

View: 848

A guide on how to convert any gas- or diesel-powered vehicle to electric power. Includes ownership advantages, basic EV operation, subsystems, components, basic EV operation, project vehicles, and conversion kits.

Xtreme Honda B-Series Engines HP1552

Dyno-Tested Performance Parts Combos, Supercharging, Turbocharging and Nitrous Oxide Includes B16A1/2/3 (Civic, Del Sol), B17A (GSR), B18C (GSR), B18C5 (TypeR,

Author: Richard Holdener

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN:

Category: Transportation

Page: 160

View: 811

A guide to what has been the #1 modified import car for the street during the last decade?the Honda engine. This book covers some performance theory basics, then launches into dyno-tested performance parts combinations for each B-series engine. Topics covered include: performance vs. economy; air intakes, manifolds and throttle bodies; tuning; turbocharging; supercharging; and nitrous oxide.

Reclaimed Rust

The Four-Wheeled Creations of James Hetfield

Author: James Hetfield

Publisher: Insight Editions

ISBN:

Category: Art

Page: 192

View: 621

James Hetfield, Metallica’s front man, opens up his garage for an exclusive tour of the highlights of his incredible collection of restored and customized classic cars. Millions know James Hetfield as the front man of Metallica, but the acclaimed singer-songwriter has enjoyed another lifelong passion: restoring and customizing classic cars into magnificent pieces of automotive art. From cars such as the Skyscraper to the Aquarius and the Black Pearl, James Hetfield’s collection of beautifully reimagined classic automobiles is truly stunning. For the first time, Hetfield is opening up his garage and inviting readers to dive under the hood of some of these internationally lauded classics. Featuring dynamic, specially commissioned photography of the cars and insight from Hetfield into their creation, this book is a unique opportunity to learn about the Metallica front man's passion for creating bespoke classic cars. James Hetfield’s unique cars will be on display at the Petersen Automotive Museum in Los Angeles starting from February 2020.