What are the worst traffic jams in history? Brebes, Indonesia (July 2016) Beijing, China (August 2010) Bethel New York (August 1969) Lyon-Paris, France (February 1980) East and West Germany (April 1990) If there is one thing that will rattle you and your car’s steel tubes from the Philippines, it would be a long and tight

Steel Tube DIY: Parkour Gym Equipment

Friday, 29 September 2017 by

How do I make my parkour structure sturdy? Choose the correct steel tubes: larger diameter for the base and corners; smaller for better grip and movement; everything must have thick interior walls. Use triangle structures on the corner to improve stability and strength. Mount the structure to the wall and/or ground to improve stability and

Steel Tube DIY: Monkey Bars

Tuesday, 26 September 2017 by

How do I make monkey bars out of steel tubes? Dig four 30 inch holes; these should be on the corners of a 12×3 foot rectangle. Place 10 foot 4x4s on these holes. Level them out with rocks and sticks and fill it in with concrete. Attach two 12 foot 2x6s to the lengthwise posts.

  How do I make my own skateboard grind rail? Get some steel tubes, plate steel, a welder, steel primer, and a steel cutter. Cut off the tube into two short legs and one long rail. Cut the steel into bases for the rail. Weld the legs to the feet and the rail to the

DIY Gym Equipment from Car Parts

Monday, 21 August 2017 by

What are gym equipment that I can make out of steel tubes and tires? Pulling Sled Tractor Tires Bumper Plates w/ Barbell   Is there anything manlier than creating your own gym out of car parts? Probably. But with affordable and sometimes even free items available in the Philippines – like steel tubes and tires

5 Reasons Why Your Car Won’t Start

Monday, 31 July 2017 by

One of the inconveniences that drivers dread the most is dealing with a car that won’t start, especially when they are in a rush. You might think it may be caused by a faulty wire, a misplaced steel tube, Philippine weather, etc; basically there are too many causes that you might have to consider. Some

In the Philippines, steel tubes are used by many mechanics to quickly remove lugs on wheels. They do this by inserting one side of a wrench in a steel tube. This gives the mechanic more leverage to deal with those really tight lugs. This is just one of many things anyone needs to know in

The Jeepney: A Philippine Icon

Tuesday, 04 July 2017 by

How did the jeepney evolved in the Philippines? 1. The jeepney first came to be after the Filipinos modified the American military jeeps used during World War II. 2. Sarao Motors, led by Leonardo Sarao, is responsible for giving jeepney a signature style – that is being recognized today. 3. Jeepneys can still be seen

There are numerous of accidents that happen in a year, especially in places with vehicle congestion problems, like the Philippines. Steel tubes welded together to form a roll cage can help protect you in the case of a horrific accident. For those who do not know what a roll cage is, it’s the protective structure

Tips on Restoring Your Old Car

Thursday, 30 March 2017 by

Over the years, the population of car enthusiasts has increased, especially those who adore vintage cars. Unfortunately, vintage cars may cost a fortune, which leads to vehicle buffs to just restore their old cars to achieve their dream classic cars.   Luckily enough, there are many available tips and tricks to follow to be successful

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