He has a passion for classic cars of all styles especially seeking out, photographing, and telling the tales of survivor cars. You will be blown away by the quality of work you see. Problems can occur such as not parts not mating together, poor performance, reliability issues, and just simply poor quality. . Let us put our knowledge to work for you! Some were perfect examples of factory specs, while others displayed credit card gaps, all dependent upon the wishes of their customers.
It maketh me burnout on all pavements; It leadeth me down all Roads beside green pastures And restoreth my soul; It leads me down the path of horsepower for its names sake. To get a better understanding of this I sat down with shop founder and owner Jon Mannila At far left below to dwell deeper into the mind set and mission statement of this hidden jewel in the Pacific Northwest. We can assist you with detailing, estimates, patch panels, reconditioning, restoration and weather stripping. Being a build shop that puts these cars out on the road, our number one goal is reliability. How many expert builders offer that kind of one on one service? From Our Blog: Driving fast is one of the thrills you can get out of your car. The staff is super friendly and they will work around your budget to get you what you want.
If you get a chance, visit their show room and check out the cars they are currently working on. Your complete satisfaction is our goal. After the phone call we hit the shop floor. The first stop was the fabrication shop which housed several car bodies at what the shop refers to as ground zero, which translates to projects that are fresh from their acid dipping facility. Stop by today at 1045 Arrowsmith St. This has been a long process with the owner struggling with health issues, but it just received it's headliner giving a green light for assembly.
Stop by our store and say hello, we look forward to welcoming you to our Moto Gear Family. This young man is an outstanding technicion, with experience beyond his years. He prefers more obscure cars. Metalwork's is the best restoration company in town when it comes to restoring your old classic car but they also will trick out your daily driver in what every style you can imagine. After a few years of prepping customer's vehicles for restoration, word began to spread at how good the team at MetalWorks was as restoring cars as a hobby.
MetalWorks has been dipping their car bodies for over 20 years. We are also a build shop, so we sell what we install daily. The staff is super friendly and they will work around your budget to get you what you want. Bronwyn is also the manager of our Race Team. That is exactly what MetalWorks prides themselves on and offers to their customers.
Her mechanical aptitude and desire to help makes her an excellent asset to our team. Simply put, not all parts work in harmony with each other. Once dipped to remove all rust and paint, projects undergo all metal repair as well as custom fabrication. If this all sounds enticing, you might have found your next builder. Prayer of House of Power My bike is my shepherd; I shall not want.
Meet the Team Bronwyn Watson — Parts Manager and Marketing Director Our token Canadian, Bronwyn is an avid off-road racer and rider who is active in our local community. MetalWorks Classic is the perfect combination of a mom and pop, friendly speed shop that sells at prices matching the big box store, paired with a top level car-building facility. You will be blown away by the quality of work you see. We also have an acid metal dipping facility. We are lucky to have him as our secret weapon in the shop, he is a wealth of knowledge and vision.
Soon, so many enthusiasts were bringing their cars to MetalWorks for restoration work, that MetalWorks Classic Auto Restoration was born. Jon did not try and oversell the chassis package he was designing for the customer. In fact, the top three customizations. While not all additions to your car are strictly legal, there are many you can add which will help you to gain more power and reduce drag. The ability to drive fast has a lot to do with the kind of car that you have and any kinds of customizations that you might have added to it.
We have done this for many years. Joe welding in the last floor patch panel in our 54 Chevy build. Customizing your car does not mean that you have to completely change out the engine and spend thousands of dollars. While you might not be winning any professional races. It is something which has been making inroads from those who are looking for race-worthy vehicles to those who just want to have a great looking car. You can watch the 54's entire build on our website: 54chevy chevrolet chevy welding fabrication carbuilding metalworksspeedshop speedshop. Wheels are Billet Specialties with Wilwood disc brakes.