May 3, 2001
Monthly Club Meeting

Ever been to a HALS club meeting? It's where 20-30 men and women get together and talk, plan, observe, learn, and share their love of the live steam hobby.
Short Business Meeting
Jim Cash, Doug Blodgett and Tom Herbert participate in a short business meeting.
Show and Tell
President Doug Blodgett began the meeting with a show and tell session and Claude Wiseman shares his photo album.
Claude also shows off his wheel castings.
Barry Tobias
Barry Tobias cheerfully shows his recent find of many different styles of steam fittings.
Doug Blodgett
Doug shares his handiwork and skill in building a small scale boiler.
Video Demo
A video demo of the new John Deere "Gator."
Claude and Stu
Claude Wiseman and Stu Marion are deep in conversation.
Firing the traction engine
Keith Bailey fires the small traction engine, requiring all to get down close and personal.
Keith wears a smile as the solid brass engine puffs off.
With the flywheel spinning, the engine steams off down the table.