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Forum: Automotive Projects 04-07-2020, 04:37 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,219
Posted By Kerry Pinkerton
Was the template 'level' or just have to fit the...

Was the template 'level' or just have to fit the contour of hood, roof, decklid?

I'm not even sure I know what kind of car this is? Looks a bit like a MOPAR....
Forum: Automotive Projects 04-07-2020, 09:56 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,219
Posted By Kerry Pinkerton
Will, is it my imagination, or does the hood...

Will, is it my imagination, or does the hood 'droop' a bit? I know you told me you did some tricky stuff from time to time......
Forum: Announcements 04-04-2020, 04:43 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 340
Posted By Kerry Pinkerton
ALL METAL SHAPING...keep politics out of here

Guys, I know we're all under a lot of stress but this site is not the place to vent about whatever your opinion is about who did or didn't do what. This site is about ALL METAL SHAPING. Period. ...
Forum: Buck Building 04-02-2020, 10:14 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 762
Posted By Kerry Pinkerton
Beautiful work on the buck Manny. One though is...

Beautiful work on the buck Manny. One though is to make sure your car skin can come off the buck after welding Due to the roll at the bottom of the door area and A pillar, it LOOKS like it could...
Forum: Automotive Projects 03-30-2020, 12:49 AM
Replies: 1,470
Views: 478,217
Posted By Kerry Pinkerton
I'm in awe and I may have better tools (shaping...

I'm in awe and I may have better tools (shaping wise) but not anywhere near the talent Jack has.
Forum: General Discussion 03-28-2020, 02:09 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,444
Posted By Kerry Pinkerton
Yes, that is the video I remember seeing. Awadi...

Yes, that is the video I remember seeing. Awadi is looking for the original for the non-Facebook folks.

Jaroslav, your ewheel setup is a small version of the same thing.

Another way to make...
Forum: General Discussion 03-28-2020, 08:39 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,444
Posted By Kerry Pinkerton
I asked Bill Longyard if he knew of a video and...

I asked Bill Longyard if he knew of a video and he does not. However, he said he will be going to Awadi's shop in September and will be sure to take some video of it in action.
Forum: Automotive Projects 03-26-2020, 07:40 PM
Replies: 565
Views: 477,159
Posted By Kerry Pinkerton
Making slow but steady progress. The drivers...

Making slow but steady progress. The drivers side rocker panel only took a couple hours.

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I decided on a different vent design. Instead of the front and rear being parallel, I opened the...
Forum: General Discussion 03-26-2020, 05:03 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,444
Posted By Kerry Pinkerton
William Longyard is a friend of Muhammad Awadi...

William Longyard is a friend of Muhammad Awadi and has been in his shop several times. I seem to remember a video of the machine in action but can't recall where I saw it or who posted it.
Forum: Automotive Projects 03-21-2020, 10:18 AM
Replies: 565
Views: 477,159
Posted By Kerry Pinkerton
Target date is Fall 2007....:lol: Its been a...

Target date is Fall 2007....:lol: Its been a long project. Seriously, it will be finished when it's finished. The longer the virus precautions continue, the more work will get done on the...
Forum: Automotive Projects 03-20-2020, 10:02 PM
Replies: 565
Views: 477,159
Posted By Kerry Pinkerton
Made the rocker panel under the right side door. ...

Made the rocker panel under the right side door.

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There are three pieces that have to be welded together. and I have to fix the bottom of the rear fender to flow into the rocker panel.
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Forum: Automotive Projects 03-19-2020, 11:42 AM
Replies: 565
Views: 477,159
Posted By Kerry Pinkerton
Made the other side. After ruminating on it a...

Made the other side. After ruminating on it a bit more, I decided to move it back a bit. Yesterdays photos were 8" front to back. This photo is 12" and works better imo.

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There is an...
Forum: Automotive Projects 03-18-2020, 09:37 PM
Replies: 565
Views: 477,159
Posted By Kerry Pinkerton
Spent a couple days replacing the 8' florescence...

Spent a couple days replacing the 8' florescence bulbs in the main shop with LEDs. Wow what a difference. Need two more bulbs in that room and 8 for the machine shop. Ordered them today and will...
Forum: Automotive Projects 03-15-2020, 07:18 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,115
Posted By Kerry Pinkerton
I saw these cars earlier this week at Jim's shop....

I saw these cars earlier this week at Jim's shop. It is amazing to me to see the bare metal inside of these fenders and see the welds and how many pieces there were made with,

Jim is going to do...
Forum: Automotive Projects 03-15-2020, 07:12 PM
Replies: 565
Views: 477,159
Posted By Kerry Pinkerton
Back at it. Laying low during the panic so the...

Back at it. Laying low during the panic so the shop is a safe place. :D

We've been traveling for a couple months and it took a while to recover from the trip but it's time. Back on the door...
Forum: Basic questions and answers 03-13-2020, 05:14 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,046
Posted By Kerry Pinkerton
Personally, I would not waste my time or money on...

Personally, I would not waste my time or money on any of the magic shrinking hammers etc. Been there, wasted that money, learned my lesson many years ago.
Forum: Basic questions and answers 03-13-2020, 04:11 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,046
Posted By Kerry Pinkerton
24 gauge is pretty thin. The problem you're...

24 gauge is pretty thin. The problem you're going to have tuck shrinking it, with or without a shrinking fixture, is that you're going to have to be very careful not to fold it over.

In order...
Forum: Basic questions and answers 03-11-2020, 11:23 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 22,332
Posted By Kerry Pinkerton
Couple thoughts since my original post in this...

Couple thoughts since my original post in this thread several years ago...

On Monique http://allmetalshaping.com/showthread.php?t=97&highlight=Monique

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I made flexible shape patterns...
Forum: Basic questions and answers 03-09-2020, 10:09 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 458
Posted By Kerry Pinkerton
Most of what I think of as Rotary Machines, or...

Most of what I think of as Rotary Machines, or Jennys are rather shallow throat. Today, most BEAD ROLLERS have at least a 18" throat.

A sheet metal shop I worked for in my late teens had a whole...
Forum: Introductions 03-08-2020, 10:38 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,241
Posted By Kerry Pinkerton
Glad to hear from you Tim. Hope to see you soon.

Glad to hear from you Tim. Hope to see you soon.
Forum: Automotive Projects 03-05-2020, 12:01 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,318
Posted By Kerry Pinkerton
That is going to be nice! Reminds me of working...

That is going to be nice! Reminds me of working on my rusty old Imperials of the same vintage.
Forum: General Discussion 03-04-2020, 06:36 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,195
Posted By Kerry Pinkerton
Also take a look at Imperial Wheeling Machines. ...

Also take a look at Imperial Wheeling Machines. New owner Pat Brubaker has made some great improvements to an already great machine.
Forum: Events 02-28-2020, 11:17 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 744
Posted By Kerry Pinkerton
Welcome to AllMetalShaping Mark. I'm looking...

Welcome to AllMetalShaping Mark. I'm looking forward to learning more about your past and current projects.

For those who don't know, Mark is the designer of the 'Good Stuff' that Baileigh...
Forum: Announcements 02-27-2020, 03:36 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,765
Posted By Kerry Pinkerton
Outstanding Will! Congratulations!

Outstanding Will! Congratulations!
Forum: Introductions 01-22-2020, 10:18 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 207
Posted By Kerry Pinkerton
Welcome Orlando.

Welcome Orlando.
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