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Automotive Upholstery Handbook
     

Automotive Upholstery Handbook

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by Don Taylor
 

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ISBN-10: 1931128006

ISBN-13: 9781931128001

Pub. Date: 01/02/2002

Publisher: California Bill's Automotive Hnbks

This book will show you how to:
  • Make and install great interiors for any car, truck, van, RV, boat 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
  • Overview

    This book will show you how to:

  • Make and install great interiors for any car, truck, van, RV, boat 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 landau tops.
  • Create street rod interiors.
  • Build boat and motorcycle seats.

    Complete and detailed step-by-step instructions help you apply the right techniques to your own projects. Indispensable for anyone interested in upholstery.

  • Product Details

    ISBN-13:
    9781931128001
    Publisher:
    California Bill's Automotive Hnbks
    Publication date:
    01/02/2002
    Edition description:
    Revised
    Pages:
    224
    Sales rank:
    226,479
    Product dimensions:
    8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.50(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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