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1961 Rolls Royce Silver Cloud – A Dream

1961 Rolls Royce Silver Cloud – A Dream

Hey there! And welcome to our Rolls Royce Silver Cloud build we did here at PBC. 1959 was a big year for Rolls Royce, and that’s why keeping the mint condition is so precious. …..We had the pleasure of making that happen, and you get to see the process it takes. A Brief History:  The ...
Tech Tip: The Big 3 Body Secrets

Tech Tip: The Big 3 Body Secrets

Big 3 Body Secrets The overall body of the car is what makes people stop and stare when you’re driving down the road. So, making sure someone or yourself does a good job, is essentially crucial and can sometimes be harder than you think. These Big 3 “Body Secrets” are sure to help you in moments ...
CJ-7 Door Assembly Tech Tips

CJ-7 Door Assembly Tech Tips

CJ-7 Door Assembly Tech Tips   Having nice doors is like having the right shoes or right hat…..or not having them at all is always an option too. Especially when driving a Jeep; keeping the doors on has always been questionable. We know how to take the doors off, but putting them together is the ...
Tech Tips: Welding Quarter Panels And Wheel Tubs

Tech Tips: Welding Quarter Panels And Wheel Tubs

Like every car builder will say, the foundation is a lot more important than the looks of the car. For instance, you don’t want ANY rust on the body of the car and you don’t want your welds to be to swallow, especially when fixing and assembling quarter panels. We will be showing you how ...
Tech Tips: Sandblasting

Tech Tips: Sandblasting

The best thing about being able to do sandblasting is you can thoroughly clean many surfaces and not have to worry about any metal warping or rusting from it. At Palm Beach Customs, we sandblast to clean the steel bodies that come into the shop. In fact, John Russo owned a sandblasting business in the ...
1969 Mustang Cobra Jet Restoration Tips

1969 Mustang Cobra Jet Restoration Tips

Caught in a performance war, the 1969 Mustang model year had some exciting new elements added to the body. Including 3.8 inches added to the length of the body and about 1 inch added to the width of the body. In 1968, 4 years into the performance war between Ford and GM, Ford introduced the 428 cu ...
Tech Tips: Car O Liner Measurements

Tech Tips: Car O Liner Measurements

For this post, we are using the 69′ Cobra Jet build as our demonstration. This car had the whole back quarter panels replaced, and once on the dedicated jig (Car O Liner), we can make sure the whole car is exactly where it needs to be aligned. The Car O Liner we used has a three-dimensional ...
The Only Choice For Classic And Muscle Car Chassis

The Only Choice For Classic And Muscle Car Chassis

Classic and Muscle Car Chassis are very important when building your car. It’s similar to building a house, you have to start off with a good foundation and the cool point is that you can now build a 50 or 60 year old classic or muscle car with 2018 geometry. That’s why Palm Beach Customs ...
Classic Car Restoration In Florida

Classic Car Restoration In Florida

The classic car restoration of a Tri-5 Chevy is how it all started here at Palm Beach Customs….. John restored a 57′ Nomad wagon after picking it up at Carlisle Hershey Car Show in Pennsylvania. A total restoration was done after 2500 man hours and that led to John doing quite a few cars, and opening ...