Automotive Upholstery Handbook

Automotive Upholstery Handbook

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by Don Taylor
     
 

ISBN-10: 1931128006

ISBN-13: 9781931128001

Pub. Date: 01/02/2002

Publisher: California Bill's Automotive Handbooks

In this revised edition, learn to make and install complete interiors in your car, truck or van. The author teaches you how to sew like an expert, and avoid costly mistakes. Learn to recover and build bench bucket seats, make headliners and carpets, plus how to build boat seats from scratch. Materials are described with specific recommendations for vinyl, cloth,

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In this revised edition, learn to make and install complete interiors in your car, truck or van. The author teaches you how to sew like an expert, and avoid costly mistakes. Learn to recover and build bench bucket seats, make headliners and carpets, plus how to build boat seats from scratch. Materials are described with specific recommendations for vinyl, cloth, velvet, leather, Nimbus, panel board, etc. Indispensable for anyone interested in upholstery.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781931128001
Publisher:
California Bill's Automotive Handbooks
Publication date:
01/02/2002
Edition description:
Revised
Pages:
232
Sales rank:
245,156
Product dimensions:
8.25(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.62(d)

Table of Contents

Chapter 1Tools of the Trade1
Chapter 2Learning to Sew17
Chapter 3Making a Stadium Cushion33
Chapter 4Making a Bench-seat Cover--Part 145
Chapter 5Making a Bench-seat Cover--Part 257
Chapter 6Advanced Seat Building69
Chapter 7Late-Model Seats Including Bucket Seats, Headrests & Center Armrest83
Chapter 8Making & Installing a Vinyl Top99
Chapter 9Making & Installing a Sim-con Top111
Chapter 10Building a Quarter or Landau Top127
Chapter 11Installing a Convertible Top139
Chapter 12Headliners, Door Panels & Carpets155
Chapter 13Building a Boat Seat169
Chapter 14Reupholstering a Motorcycle Seat183
Chapter 15Making a Truck Tonneau Cover191
Chapter 16Van Interiors199
Chapter 17Street Rod Interiors--A Guided Tour of the L.A. Roadster Show215
Suppliers225
Index227

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Automotive Upholstery Handbook 4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
great