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Auto Shop?...Anyone?

Discussion in 'General Automotive' started by icallhertaco11, Mar 25, 2013.

  1. Mar 25, 2013 at 5:53 PM
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    icallhertaco11

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    Hey guys this is just to show off my Auto shop class at my school(high school). The teacher has every tool you could imagine. We work on everything from standard vehicle maintenance to welding, cutting, pipe bending...etc. The best part is I can bring the truck in whenever I want to work on something or install something. I think it's the best class they offer at my school!:D

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    If you look close you can see some crazy ass kid ahah
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    Here's a new crashed car donated to us by another teacher
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  2. Mar 25, 2013 at 6:47 PM
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    Alderleet

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    Neat. My base has a dope ass auto hobby shop, and it friggin rocks. Like 4 lift bays, oil change racks, and every tool imaginable.

    It makes doing truck work mega easy, thats for sure.
     
  3. Mar 25, 2013 at 6:52 PM
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    Not in the service, but some buddies are and I hit up the Pope AFB hobby shop with one of 'em one time. Kickass setup. $10 an hour or whatever for a lift bay? Sign me up! Made it a hell of a lot easier to get stuff done. I wish more places rented shop time.
     
  4. Mar 25, 2013 at 7:28 PM
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    icallhertaco11

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    Really?? Man that sucks ass, I mean if I had one bad thing to say about the shop it would be the crappy engines. A bunch of dumb ass kids were stealing the parts off the engines, so we don't necessarily have any complete blocks, only the ones in the working cars ahaa
     
  5. Mar 25, 2013 at 7:29 PM
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    That's sweet! You can just drive up and work on your truck?
     
  6. Mar 26, 2013 at 3:12 PM
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    Nice!

    I had my 99 Mustang GT in there for 2 months, performing thousands $$ in mods every day. Just kept it in the shop under a cover, worked on it for 2 hours a day, and then covered it back up. I loved my shop class.
     
  7. Mar 26, 2013 at 3:17 PM
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    That is awesome and I had thought starting a shop where people could rent a lift I know it would be a huge success
     
  8. Mar 26, 2013 at 4:00 PM
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    We had something like this In our area. Worked only fair and then closed. Insurance will kill you.
     
  9. Mar 26, 2013 at 4:16 PM
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    Agreed...that is a HUGE liability, I doubt anybody would insure you.
     
  10. Mar 26, 2013 at 6:21 PM
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    That's the one thing I worry about and why I only bring the truck in after school. Did kids ever mess with it or anything like that?
     
  11. Mar 26, 2013 at 6:30 PM
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    That's why I went for my AS & BS in it. I love how the desks are in the shop that's bad ass. Screw the damn power points and videos show me LIVE
     
  12. Mar 26, 2013 at 6:39 PM
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    Didn't have one available.

    At home we did have a muddy yard and gravel drivway, with a well placed tree for pulling engines though. Good times.:D
     
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