by Motorbooks Intl .
Written in English
Don Taylor grew up in the auto trimming business: his father was a trimmer, Don is a trimmer, and his two sons were trained as trimmers as they grew up. As an expert author, Don created the Automotive Upholstery Handbook for California Bill’s and has written six other automotive books on engine rebuilding, restoration and paint and body work.4/4(1). Automotive Upholstery Handbook book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. In this revised edition, learn to make and install complete /5(23). Book Excerpt: Automotive Upholstery Handbook. MAKING A BENCH-SEAT COVER We ended the last chapter by sewing the pleated sections of the seat cover to the centerpiece. This was done for both the cushion and back. You should now be ready to join those assemblies and corresponding end pieces to make a cushion and back cover. SEAT-COVER ASSEMBLY. FITTING5/5(2). Paperback x 11, pages, English b&w photos Learn step-by-step how to: Make and install interiors for any car, truck, van, RV or airplane Sew like an expert -- on vinyl, leather or any fabric Restore, recover and build bench and bucket seats Upholster armrests and door panels Make and install headliners and carpeting Install convertible tops, vinyl roofs, sim-con and.
Great book! i would say that people should have SOME basic knowledge of stitching and sewing, but there are plenty of good books for that out there. As far as automotive upholstery goes, this is a great book/5(25). Some of his titles include the Automotive Upholstery Handbook, Custom Auto Interiors, and How to Rebuild Big-Block Mopar Engines. Don lives in Concord, California. Don lives in Concord, California. Ron Mangus started his career in , and since then has become famous as the stitcher who creates fabulous interiors/5(72). Our complete automotive upholstery book will make the intimidating world of auto-upholstery seem approachable. Learn how to make the interior of your car gleam like new with this useful resource. For those upholsterers who want some insight into working with sails and other boat canvas projects, we have a selection of books that cover this topic. They are an online upholstery retailer that provides free Detroit books for these years – CLICK HERE to check them out. Second source is Miami Corp. They are an online upholstery retailer that provides free Detroit books for these years – .
Includes sewing, tips and techniques, material recommendations and instructions on how to make and install various upholstered automotive components. Chapters include: making a bench seat cover, seat building, making and installing a vinyl top (and other tops), installing a convertible top, headliners/door panels/carpets, building a boat seat 3/5. Precise step-by-step instructions show you how to turn out completely professional custom interiors. This is an advanced-level book. Automotive Upholstery Handbook headliners carpets tops In this revised edition, learn to make and install complete interiors in your car, truck or Rating: % positive. Custom Auto Interiors Chevy Tri-Five Custom Interiors, Ford Roadster Custom Interiors, Auto Upholstery & Interiors: A DIY Basic Guide to Repairing, Replacing or Customizing Automotive Upholstery Handbook: Make & Install Complete Interiors, Vinyl & Convertible Tops, more Muscle Car Interior Restoration Guide. If your looking for a book on how to install upholstery kits this is the book for you. Not a book for those who want to cut and sew their own custom uphostery. Covers every aspect of doing the interior of your car with a new kit whether its just the seats or the whole sha bang. From headliners to carpert and everything in between/5(21).