Sheet Metal Work Workshop Practice Series

Sheet Metal Work Workshop Practice Series
Sheet Metal Work Book Cover

“Sheet Metal Work” is a comprehensive guide to the art and science of working with sheet metal, aimed at both hobbyists and professionals alike. This book is part of the highly acclaimed “Workshop Practice Series” and is written by a leading expert in the field, R.E. Wakeford. It covers various topics, from the basics of sheet metal construction and forming, to more advanced techniques such as joining and finishing. Throughout the book, Wakeford provides clear and concise instructions, accompanied by detailed illustrations and photographs, making it easy for readers to understand and follow along. Whether you’re looking to build your own custom car, create ornate metalwork for your home, or simply improve your skills in this rewarding field, “Sheet Metal Work” is an essential resource that you won’t want to be without. With its practical advice and expert insights, this book will become a trusted reference for anyone interested in the art of sheet metal work.

The Contents of Book Sheet Metal Work

  • Tools
  • Metals and their characteristics
  • Marking and cutting out shapes
  • Shaping methods (bending, folding, flanging, etc.)
  • Seams, edge finishes, and joints
  • Lathework A Complete Training Course
  • Soldering (soft and hard), brazing, and fluxes
  • Rivets and riveting
  • Welding
  • Repair work (patching, dent removal, etc.)
  • The Art of Welding
  • Spinning
  • Painting
  • Finishing processes (corrosion prevention, painting, plating, etc.)
  • Judging the temperature of metals

Download Free PDF

Sharing is caring !


Leave a Reply