Author: Mark Boice

1939 Cadillac Custom Pro Tour

Leake Auction – Oklahoma City, OK February 25, 2017   Here is a sweet ride! This 1939 Cadillac Street Rod 2-door coupe seems to have it all! Custom appearance and much more.   It...

Types of Powder Coat Materials

Although there are several different powder formulations used by the powder coating industry, three types of powder are predominantly used to coat automotive components.   Standard polyester: Standard polyester is an all-around powder for indoor...

1959 FMR Tg500

The Finest Auction – Boca Raton, FL February 11, 2017   Micro cars are small and mighty! Their values have skyrocket in recent years. Be ready to pay more for less in the upcoming...

Top 3 Powder Coating Prep Tips

1. Remove anything not intended to be powder coated. Besides removing stuff you don’t want coated (since powder coating involves time in an oven near 400 degrees F) you’ll want to remove anything plastic...

1956 Inter 175A Berline

RM Sotheby’s Auctions – Paris, France February 8, 2017   First shown at the 1953 Paris Motor Salon, the Inter 175A Berline is believed to have been created to compete with the Messerschmitt KR-175,...

Types of Media Used in Media Blasting

Some of the various materials used in media blasting include, soda and bead blasting, aluminum oxide blasting, walnut shells, and corn meal. Even ice and dry ice can be used for rust removal and sand...

1954 Riley 1 1/2 RME

South Western Vehicle Auctions – Poole, UK January 27, 2017   This is a very good example and in remarkably original order and seemingly mostly unrestored. The car is 95% totally original. A substantial...