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Smokstak Forums Meet and Greet

Welcoming Smokstakers New and Old, a place to say a bit about yourself and post a photo if you're really brave. If you have a technical question, please post it on one of our other boards.
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SmokStak® Antique Engine Community

Hit & Miss and Gas Engine Discussion

Meet collectors of hit and miss engines, ask questions about collecting, restoring and showing antique flywheel engines.
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Hot Air Engines

Stirling engines, Rider-Ericsson and others.
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Multi-Cylinder Stationary Gasoline Engines and Pow

Waukesha, Buda, Climax, LeRoi and others.
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Vintage Diesel and Oil Stationary Engines

Fairbanks Morse, Lister, Petter, Witte and other pump injected Diesel oil engines.
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Oil Field Engines & Related Equipment

OFES members otherwise known as "Oafs". If you like "BIG OLD GREASY RUSTY OIL FIELD ENGINES, you're in the right place. Founded by Russell Farmer.
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Carburetors, Mixers, Fuel Pumps and fuel delivery

Discussion about misc. carbs, mixers, fuel pumps, injectors.
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Magnetos, Ignition Coils and Spark Plugs

Discussion about magnetos, buzz coils, spark plugs, ignitors and low tension coils.
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Propane and Natural Gas Fuel Delivery and Tuning

Discussion about the care and feeding of Propane and Natural Gas Engines.
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Oilers, Lubricators and Grease Cups

Discussion about collecting and restoring oilers, lubricators & grease cups.
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Scale Model Engineering

Steam, gas and hot air model engines, tractors, trains and accessories. Machining and milling castings.
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Antique Marine Engines and Outboard Motors

Discussion on old marine engines, naptha, gas, oil or steam and vintage outboard motors.
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SmokStak® Old Iron and Tractor Community Steam Traction Engines, Stationary Engines, Steel Wheel Tractors, Farm Tractors, Construction Equipment, Antiques and Collectibles.

Steam Stationary Engines, Traction Engines

Antique steam engines, their boilers, pumps, gauges, whistles and other related things that make them run. Also Locomotives nad Railroads.
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Railroads and Equipment

Vintage Locomotives, Vintage Railroads and Cars, , Speeders, Equipment and Lore
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Antique Steel Wheeled Old Iron Tractors

Photos and information about antique steel wheeled farm tractors. This is where to find the heaviest of Old Iron tractors.
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Antique Farm Tractors with Rubber Tires

Vintage farm tractors on rubber tires with various implements. Ford, John Deere, Oliver, McCormick and more.
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Dozers and Crawlers, Graders, Shovels, Rollers

Holt, Caterpillar, Cletrac, Graders, Shovels, Rollers
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Lifting and Loading

Pay loaders, Fork lifts, tow motors, jacks and hoists.
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Other Vintage and Antique Collectibles Old iron collectors have a way of being attracted to old items of Farming and the Industrial Revolution.

Farm Antiques and Collectibles

Old belt driven farm equipment: shellers, milkers, threshers and pumps.
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Industrial Vintage Collectibles

Clock Works and Other Mechanical Antiques
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Gasoline Station Collectibles

Casoline Station Pumps, Containers, Signs and other products.
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SmokStak® Shop Equipment Tools and Techniques

Antique Machine Tools (Pre 1930)

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Machine Shop and Tool Talk

Shop Equipment, fabrication, repairs, how to fix it, which tool to use for the job. Machinist shop talk, straight to the point.
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Air Compressors

Restoration, Repair and use of Shop and Industrial Air Compressors
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Blacksmithing and Metallurgy

Hand-wrought manufacture of metal objects, extracting metals from their ores, or purifying metals and casting useful items from the metals.
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Wood Shop and Projects

Engine Skids & Carts, Pattern Making, General wood shop projects and tools.
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Paint Shop

Tech. Talk about paint removers, thinners, primers and application techniques plus related topics. Rust removal, paint substitutes and color matching.
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Hardware

Nuts, Bolts, Washers and Miscellaneous Fasteners
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Welding Shop

Welder generators, equipment, weld practice, techniques, troubles and solutions. See our TERMS of SERVICE prior to reading!
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Scrap Metal

Making Use of Scrap or Turning it into Cash
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SmokStak® Vintage Electrical Equipment

Antique Bi-Polar Motors and Generators

Early motors and generators.
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Generators & Electric Motors General Discussion

Antique Generators and Old Electric Motors: Questions and answers about restoring and showing old power generation systems.
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Onan Generators

Restoring, operating and maintaining vintage Onan generators. When asking new questions about your generator, ALWAYS give your model number AND serial number.
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Kohler Generators

Restoring, maintaining and operating vintage Kohler generators.
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Military MEP and Aircraft Gen-Sets

MEP Mobile Electric Power, APU Auxiliary Power Unit and other military surplus generators.
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Honda, Yamaha, Kawasaki, Isuszu Generators

Restoring, maintaining and operating Honda, Yamaha, Kawasaki, Isuszu, and clones.
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Generac Generators (SEARS, etc.)

Restoring, maintaining and operating Generac generators.
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Solar and Wind Power for Home, Farm & Industry

Windmills, solar panels and inverters for standby power.
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Delco and other Low Voltage DC Light Plants

Antique Generators, Light Plants, Typically 24, 32 or 48 volt although some are 110 volt. DC Lamps, Motors and appliances.
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Lighting Fixtures, Switch Panels and Meters

Antique lighting fixtures, bulbs, switches, meters and controls.
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Amateur "HAM" Radio

Radio Amateurs, Morse Code, Transmitter Tubes, Vintage Equipment, Antennas
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SmokStak® General Off Topic Discussion

The Junque Drawer

Excess tools, parts or books that might be rare and that someone else might need. This is NOT a buy and sell forum.
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Fuels and Alternative Fuels

Materials or substances that can be used as a fuel, waste oils, vegetable oils or animal fats, which can be used alone, or blended with fossil fuels.
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Antique Autos and Trucks

All about finding and fixing old car or truck engines and vintage vehicles.
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Antique Motorcycles

All about finding and fixing old motorcycle engines and vintage bikes.
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Trucks, Trailers and Hauling for Shows

The ins and outs of setting up a show trailer and getting it to and from the engine show. Please be fully aware of our web site Terms of Use Disclaimer as you read. Safety first!
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Off Roading & Travel

Jeeps, back country 4X4, mountains, power plants, ghost towns and underground mining.
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Computer, Camera and ISP Problems

Solutions for accessing and using the SmokStak® boards. Posting pictures, preventing viruses and solving internet service provider problems.
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Live Auctions of Engines, Tractors and Old Iron

Live auctions and estate sales of engines, tractors, and old iron machinery. Upcoming auctions and auction results.
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YouTube Old Iron Videos

A place to show your ON topic movies of antique engines and old iron.
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eBay© Auction Discussion

All eBay™ discussion; engines, frauds, fancies, weird stuff and more.
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Smokstak Canada

For Canadian Smokstakers to meet, greet and have local discussion.
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Smokstak Down Under

For Australia and New Zealand Smokstakers to meet, greet, yabber and yack.
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