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Practical Classics Skill Shack


Skill Shack with Practical Classics is THE place for the car DIY enthusiast… the ultimate gateway to finding knowledge on restoring, maintaining and improving your classic car. The courses, run by expert tutors (all of whom have years of experience working on classic cars), will help you improve your workshop skills.

Easy, quick and convenient to join, you can stream videos from any smart phone, tablet or PC, whenever you like and you can learn at your own pace from the comfort of your own home or workshop. Every course comes with downloadable extra maintenance tips, tricks and bonus material… learning to restore your car has never been easier!

Featured courses include

- The Basics of MIG welding

- Simple body repairs

- Basic engine maintenance

- Classic car electrics

- MGB Service guide

- How to clean and revive leather trim

 As a Frost Auto Restoration Techniques customer you can take advantage of a 25% discount on selected courses below – simply apply the code FROST25 at the checkout.

practical classics mig welding course



Learning to MIG weld can help you avoid a serious expenditure and give you the peace of mind that comes with knowing a job has been done well. This course will teach you the simple techniques you’ll need to MIG weld so you can complete a basic repair on your classic car in your own garage. It simply takes practice, patience and help from our expert guide, Ben Field.

What your course includes:

- How to set up your Mig welding machine

- A basic guide on how to MIG weld

- Putting theory into practice on a car

- TIG welding basics

- Deciding which type of weld to use where

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 practical classics electrics

In this course we enter the Practical Classics workshop to delve into the basics of classic car electrics. Whether your car is experiencing faulty wiring or you’re looking to install auxiliary lighting, we’ve got the tips and expert advice you’ll need to do many of the jobs yourself.

What your course includes:

- How electricity and wiring work in your car

- Tools you’ll need to join two wires

- Tips for reading circuit diagrams

- Methods for installing auxiliary lights

- Keys to wiring an ignition

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 body repairs practical classics skill shack

 If you’re looking to improve your bodywork skills this five-part video course is the perfect place to start. You’ll learn to perfect some of the basic car body repair techniques necessary to complete essential tasks on your classic.

What your course includes:

- Filler finishing

- Basic panel beating

- How to do a patch repair

- How to fit a new wheelarch

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