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Author Archive: Chad Reynolds

Making Sheet Metal Into Suspension! – Road Race Chassis For A Hot Rod Rebuild

Building complicated shapes and structures at home can be a challenge sometimes, but if you use the methods in this video you’ll see just what is possible without anything but simple cutting...

Turning A Railroad Track Into An Anvil! Simple & Easy DIY – Homemade Anvil

It is surprisingly easy to find pieces of railroad track to use for anvils and the like, and it has been a common use for them for a very long time. A railroad track anvil is a great DIY tool and one...

New Gen 3 HEMI Swap Parts For A-Body Mopars: Motor Mounts, Transmission Crossmembers, Headers, And More!

Holley is pleased to announce the release of awesome new products this week. Hooker BlackHeart’s Gen III Hemi swap program now includes the 1973-1976 Mopar A-Body. Dart, Valiant, Duster, and...

Tech: Pick The Screw That Makes More Power. Big, Medium, And Small. Which Is Best?

Screws are one of the marvels of physics. The threads can exert huge amounts of force, with far less input than you might think, and this means they can be used to do all kinds of things. In this...

Spray Paint Shootout: Which Spray Paint Really Is The Best? Or Are They All About The Same?

If you are like me then when you go to the store and buy spray paint you are always wondering why you are paying so much more for a name brand paint, and wondering if there really is a difference....

Dakar 2022 Video: Best Of Car Highlights From The Entire Race Right Here

Dakar 2022 is done, and here are the Best Of Video Highlights from all the car action going on all week. Dakar 2022 is on and man is it already living up to its reputation of being one of the...

Iron Trap Garage Builds A Door From Scratch, A Year After Building The First One. Can He Do It Again?

Most people who needed to build a pair of something for a car project would probably build them both at, or around, the same time especially if they need to match. In fact, the longer you wait to do...

Extreme Makeover Pro Mod Edition: John DeCerbo’s Camaro Gets Fixed, Updated, And More At Tim McAmis’ Shop!

I’m glad that Tim McAmis is back at posting videos because we all find them incredibly entertaining usually. In this latest video he’s talking about John DeCerbo’s ultra bitchin...

FJ45 Rock Crawler Project: The FJ45 Ultimate Rock Crawler Gets A New Homemade Bumper!

On this episode of the FJ45 Rock Crawler project the custom rear bumper comes together, along with tail lights, and more! Check it out. If you know old Toyota Land Cruisers then you know that an FJ40...

New Year’s Day V-Drive Flat Bottom Hot Rod Boating At Lake Elsinore In California

Flat bottom V-Drive hot rod and race boats are cool as hell, and since the weather is often good in Southern California all year long there are a cool group of boat owners who get together on New...

Restoring A 250 Pound Bench Vise! This Would Be Cool In Any Shop!

A good bench vise is absolutely critical to any shop, and they can be quite expensive for a really good one. Of course, there are cheap models out there, which are totally fine for the average...

Dakar 2022 Video Highlights: The Final Stage Of This Epic Desert Race Is Right Here!

Dakar 2022 is done, and here are the Stage 12 highlights! Dakar 2022 is on and man is it already living up to its reputation of being one of the toughest races in the world. Famous racers and teams,...

Engine Tech: Daddy Dave Tears Down Proline Hemi Engine From Goliath

If you don’t know who Daddy Dave is, and who Goliath is, then you must live under a rock. Goliath, his Nova, is a bad beast and can really haul the mail as we’ve all seen. It’s got...

DAKAR 2022 Daily Video: Tension Rises To A Whole New Level As Dakar 2022 Nears The End!

Dakar 2022 is coming to a close and that means everyone is putting it all on the line. Stage 10 was one of the tougher stages, not because the terrain was any more difficult than the rest of the...