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Old 05-17-2013, 10:32 AM   #1
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Steam powered box factory

Geez I love old machines,,, especially ones powered by steam !!!!

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LOVED it too...

but I foresee OSHA or the EPA shutting them down :(
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EPA and osha can't touch it. Its listed as a Historic site.
Thats awesome that the equipment is still in use.
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Old 05-17-2013, 08:21 PM   #4
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That was GREAT, thanks for sharing. May they continue for many years to come.
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That was a little piece of magic. Thanks for posting.
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For anyone who has ever wondered about the phrase "balls out", it refers to the two spinning balls on the steam engine. They govern the speed of the engine by controling flow/pressure, when at top speed they are "balls out" by centrifical force.
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