• The Metalshapers Association (MSA) is an international
    community of members who are interested in learning and
    sharing of knowledge pertaining to the shaping of compound
    curves and other shapes in all kinds of metals relating to
    automotive, aircraft, art and other applications. – a question and answer forum for CNC controlled machine tools


  • manufacturing technology forum
  • manual & CNC machining, , old & new
    • mills
    • lathes
    • edm
    • plasma/laser jets
    • abrasive
  • software forums
  • forums for individual machine makers

Ernie’s Massive Metal Links List

Metal/Custom Fabrication Shops

  • shops that tend to be setup for doing fab work on
    cars/trucks or motorcycles.


Mills & Co. – Custom Fabrication

  • Marietta, GA
  • Custom Work
  • early Ford setups, 94 and 97 carb. rebuilds
  • Pelham, AL
  • a full service motorcycle
    repair and service shop located in Pelham, Alabama. We
    specialize in machine shop services, custom fabrication and
    custom motorcycle builds.
  • Pittsburgh Hot Rods, Metal Fabrication & Custom Scooters

The Metal Surgeon

  • The Metal Surgeon is now located in Denver, Colorado to
    serve all your automotive needs from single panel repair, to a
    complete Pebble Beach level restoration.
  • a blog showing various projects, lots of photos with
    progressive shots of work completed.