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MESSAGE FROM HENRY J. RAHE

PRACTICE CARS

REAL EQUIPMENT

REPAIR SHOPS "TWIN SIX" "EIGHT" or "V" ENGINE

Extensive Repair Shops

Students learn by making all kinds of repairs
OVERHAULING AND REBUILDING CARS IS VALUABLE PRACTICE

     
After you have completed your work in the motor and self-starting departments and have had your training and practice in welding, brazing, vulcanizing, babbitting, etc., then you are given practice and experience in my big repair shops.
     In the picture above you will wee students overhauling and rebuilding cars which are brought in here for this purpose.  In here are Wintons, Appersons, and in fact, almost every kind and type and size of car you can think of, and the students are doing this practical work, under the care of experts who teach them how to make every repair in the shortest time and do it correctly.
   An evidence of the confidence which the big automobile dealers in this territory have in me and my school, is the big number of cars which are constantly sent here for overhauling and rebuilding.
   These dealers, during the busy season, take in many second-hand cars in trades and before they put them on the market to sell, they send them here for overhauling and rebuilding.
     My students are taught how to tear a car down, how to locate troubles, how to determine which parts are worn out and which parts simply need a little repairing to put them in first-class condition.
     After making the repairs, they are taught how to assemble the cars, how to adjust the carburetor, wire up the starting devices, install the lighting device, test it out and see that it is running properly, put on the hood and make the car run.
     More than this, they are taught how to rebuild this car in such a way the owner will get the greatest amount of power on the least expenditure of gas and oil.
      Then, these cars are sent away and other ones brought in.  In this way you get actual practice and experience such as you can get no other way.
     It would seem as though almost anybody who knew very much about automobiles could tear a car down, but in this department as in all  others, you are taught how to do things systematically.
     When cars are torn down they are torn down in a certain definite way.  Each part is placed in a certain place and you are taught just why this is done so that when you begin to reassemble your car, every part which is used in the reassembling is just where it belongs.
     You can thus see why garage owners and managers are always glad to employ Rahe graduates.  It is that all-around, definite knowledge of what to do and how to do it that makes Rahe graduates in constant demand.  Lots of shop experience under the direction of numerous master mechanic instructors is what does it.  Every detail of your work is so firmly impressed on your mind when you go out from the Rahe school, that it is no trouble to make good from the minute you take a position.
     In fact a great many of my students feel competent even before we are satisfied to give them their diploma.  My instructors keep a careful record of what every man is doing anywhere he shows marked ability in certain lines, advise him to specialize in that department.  Our long experience in doing this work enables us to recognize special ability very quickly.  This is just another reason why Rahe graduates never cease to be thankful that they came here for  their training.

Autos and Trucks Restored from All Types of Disrepair

TIRE REPAIR

AVIATION MECHANICS

AUTO RACING CHAUFFER WORK MORE

HOW MUCH CAN YOU MAKE?

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