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Simple Body Repairs – Introduction

This course will teach you four different basic bodywork skills. Michael will demonstrate the methods and techniques required to accomplish:

  • Filler finishing
  • Panel beating
  • Patch repair
  • Wheel arch fitting
  • 1 minute


    How To Get The Best Finish After Welding

    Michael Coman demonstrates how you can achieve a sleek, even finish on a weld. You’ll learn about necessary safety equipment and the correct way to use various grinding and sanding tools. He will deliver expert tips on how you can carefully abrade a weld until it is flush with the surfaces of your newly joined pieces.

    Michael will give clear advice on the use of:

  • Grinders
  • Carborundum Stones (various thicknesses)
  • Flat Disks (various abrasive grades)
  • Belt Sanders
  • 6 minutes


    How To Create A Perfect Finish With Body Filler

    Learn how to prepare and apply filler to a dent or repair on your classic. Michael Coman takes you through the correct process of filling and smoothing out a dent, from the initial mixing of filler and peroxide hardener to the final sanding. Michael gives you expert tips to make sure you always get the best possible results.

    20 minutes


    The Basic Guide To Panel Beating – Expert Tips

    Michael Coman teaches you how to remove a minor dent. Using the correct tools and some simple car body repair techniques you will learn how easy it is to sort your own dents out. You will learn an expert’s methods for panel beating and dent removal. You will also learn the correct techniques involved in the use of:

  • A Cross Peen Finishing Hammer
  • Dolleys (various shapes)
  • Slapper
  • Mallets (Rawhide & Rubber)
  • Body File
  • 13 minutes


    MIG Welding Masterclass: Welding A Patch Repair

    Replacing rotten metal on your classic can be challenging, but fixing the problem is a lot simpler when you learn from an expert like Michael. In this course you will learn how to remove corroded metal, create a simple template to fill the gap and finally create and weld in the patch that will restore the strength of your vehicle.

    20 minutes


    How To Weld In A New Wheel Arch Panel – Step By Step

    Michael Coman teaches you the correct way to weld a new wheel arch. Michael will explain in simple terms the steps required in making wheelarch replacement achievable and successful and along the way will demonstrate the skills required in:

  • Butt weld
  • Stepped joint
  • Lap weld
  • Plug weld
  • 15 minutes