Author(s): Bruce Macleod
The techniques used in the welding of thin sheet metal as used on vehicle bodies are vastly different to those used in welding heavier structures.
Welding for Vehicle Restorers covers the various methods of welding used to make and repair sheet metal body panels. Whereas some forms of welding are straightforward, others require a significant amount of skill. The important thing for anyone wanting to achieve a good finish to body repair work is to start with the correct techniques: skill then comes with practice. When restoring a classic car of some value, it is worth putting the time and effort into becoming skilled in the use of all the techniques covered in this book in order to achieve a professional finish to your work.