Practical Fabrication and Assembly Techniques (Paperback)

Automotive, Motorcycle, Racing (Motorbooks Workshop)

By Wayne Scraba

Motorbooks, 9780760338001, 144pp.

Publication Date: August 2, 2010

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Practical Fabrication and Assembly Techniques guides enthusiasts through the most essential processes for assembling a high-performance engine, car, or motorcycle. Tasks like fabricating mounts for fuel pumps or ignition boxes, selecting fasteners and hardware for securing components, and plumbing brake and fuel systems are among the many topics covered.

About the Author

Wayne Scraba has a diverse background in both writing and motorsports. He has toiled as a magazine editor, a technical editor, and a freelance magazine contributor and has authored five automotive books. His work has appeared in more than 60 high-performance automotive, motorcycle, and aviation magazines worldwide. His background includes operation of his own speed shop, fabrication of race cars, assembly of street rods, hot rod motorcycle builds, and muscle car restoration.  Wayne lives to build custom parts following good construction and mechanical practices.