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What materials are best to fabricate something from scratch?

For many enthusiasts, a car is never just a car—it’s a four-wheeled heap of possibilities.

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Weld better in 11 easy steps

Here are a few tips for making sound welds–you know, the glue that keeps your project intact.

Carl Heideman
How to make a Porsche Boxster into a street-legal kart

Somewhere beneath all that custom fab work and blue paint lies the heart of a Boxster.

Zachary Mayne
Custom building your very own chassis from scratch

How to turn those two-dimensional sections into a full three-dimension chassis.

Carl Heideman
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How to build an anti-roll bar bracket with common tools

Only basic tools were needed to fabricate this aluminum anti-roll bar bracket: Just a band saw, drill press and belt sander. Easy.

Carl Heideman
How to turn a pile of tubes into your own creation

Ready to build something from scratch out of steel? First step: cutting it all to shape.

Carl Heideman
Useful fabrication tips for just about any project

Here are 16 tips that will make fabrication easier—no matter the project

Carl Heideman
How to fabricate a custom exhaust header

Be it a limited aftermarket or just a desire to do it yourself, here is how you build an exhaust header from scratch.

Andy Hollis
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