One on One Private Metal Shaping Classes

Kingdom Metal Works specializes in customized metal shaping/aluminum gas welding training classes.

Our classes are ONE ON ONE INSTRUCTION, with complete hands-on training.

Classes include:

  1. Overview of the specific hand tools including hammers, dollies, and slappers used in metal shaping and the types of metals used for specific jobs.
  2. Basic welding of sheet metal panels with TIG and aluminum gas welding techniques
  3. Making of templates and patterns for new parts and panels.
  4. Techniques of using an Excel English Wheel, Mittler Bros Bench Top mobile English wheel, Baileigh PH28-A pneumatic power hammer, planishing hammer, and shrinker/stretcher.
    We offer 3,4 or 5-day training classes here at our shop any day Monday – Saturday from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. The cost is $500.00 per day with a full lunch provided each day.

Our available dates for private metal shaping/welding classes are listed below

The student is encouraged to bring a project they are working on to build their skills and to move that project forward or we will provide the project and all the materials needed for the student to take one home.

Hotel accommodations are located at The Grand Rivers Inn in Grand Rivers Ky, which is about 25 minutes from our shop in Hampton Ky. Please call the Inn for pricing and availability (270) 362-4487 

Email us at to register for upcoming one on one private metal shaping training classes.

If you are a business owner and would like to send your employees to my shop for hands-on training, call or email me for pricing.  If you would prefer me to come to your shop and work with your employees to build their skills on your equipment and move your projects forward, call for pricing at 310 947-1120.

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Here are some photos/videos of classes given at GTR Motorsports in Andover England, at Cornfield Customs in Milford Ohio, at BBT Fabrications in Mahomet Illinois, Legacy Innovations in Emigsville PA and at Ludwig’s Custom Auto in Denver PA.

Classes For 2021 will resume in May 2021

May 3rd-8th- Sold out (Jake)
May 10th-15th- Working
May 17th-22nd- Speaking at the Indiana Cobra Club
May 24th-29th- Working
May 31st-June 5th- Sold out (Justin)

June 7th-12th- Sold out- Training at Ironworks Speed and Kustom Bakersfield
June 14th-19th- Sold out- Training at Ironworks Speed and Kustom Bakersfield
June 21st-26th- Vacation
June 28th-July 3rd-Vacation

July 5th-10th- working
July 12th-17th-Sold out- Training at Ironworks Speed and Kustom Bakersfield
July 19th-24th-Sold out- Training at Ironworks Speed and Kustom Bakersfield
July 26th-31st-working

August 2nd-7th-working
August 9th-14th- Sold out- Training at Ironworks Speed and Kustom
August 16th-21st-Sold out- Training at Ironworks Speed and Kustom
August 23rd-28th-working
August 30-September 4th-Tentative

September 6th-11th-
September 13th-18th-
September 20th-25th-
September 27th-October 2nd-

October 4th-9th-Vacation
October 11th-16th-
October 18th-23rd-
October 25th-30th-

November 1st-6th-
November 8th-13th-
November 15th-20th-
November 22nd-27th- Thanksgiving Holiday-Closed
November 29th-December 4th-

December 6th-11th-
December 13th-18th-
December 20th-25th- Christmas Holiday- Closed
December 27th-29th
December 30th-January 1st- New Years Holiday- Closed

Email us at to register for upcoming training classes.



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