Ron Covell has participated in the rodding world for over 50 years. He started by building aluminum dragster bodies in the 1960’s, then built a long series of award winning rods – including two cars that won the America’s Most Beautiful Roadster award at the Grand National Roadster Show. Ron has written technical articles for rodding magazines for over 30 years, and has made a popular series of DVDs that cover the fine points of bodywork, metal fabrication, and welding. He has been teaching metalworking classes nationwide for over 25 years, and has developed a line of fine-quality metalworking tools. Ron is very active on YouTube, with 100,000-plus subscribers to date.