Mark Gittelman is a former writer for ThoughtCo and contributed work for two years. He has been involved in many frame-off restorations of classic cars. His first involved assisting his father with the complete resurrection of a 1959 Studebaker Silver Hawk that had been in the family since it was purchased new. Mark applies his troubleshooting skills and draws from 30 years of hands-on automotive experience to overcome complex automotive problems.
Mark enjoys providing assistance and finding solutions to difficult issues facing classic car enthusiasts during research, inspection, acquisition, and the critical phases of the restoration process. From manufacturing brackets to delicate welding operations to crawling through junkyards to find what was thought to be unattainable replacement parts, Mark is a valuable member of any automotive team.
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