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March 12, 2020
Steam Launch Blog #12
At this point we are committed to building a launch in which to display our steam plant. We want to display Herreshoff last-generation steam system in an appropriate launch.
March 11, 2020
Steam Launch Blog #11
So what did this steam plant mean competitively?
March 10, 2020
Evolution of HMCo. Engines – #10
But in the case of steam engines, Capt. Nat remained at the forefront of engine design for marine launches and yachts…
March 9, 2020
Steam Launch Update #9
Capt. Nat’s engines and boilers.
March 8, 2020
The Lone Ranger is Still Hard at Work – #8
No wonder Capt. Nat was such a genius!
March 7, 2020
Serendipity & Curiosity – #7
Now we had engine and boiler, and then curiosity visited the shop.
March 6, 2020
The Search for a Boiler – #6
And the scroungers were sent out into far reaches to find a boiler.
March 5, 2020
Steam Launch Update #5
The crew celebrates and dreams of the future.
March 4, 2020
Warming Up the Cylinders – #4
Warming up the cylinders as part of the start up process
March 3, 2020
Steam Launch Update #3
Our engine begins to shine and create excitement amongst visitors to 28.
March 2, 2020
The Start of a New Project – #2
Then the Museum asked if we could build a display base for an old steam engine they had.
March 1, 2020
Two Successful Projects – Steam Launch Blog #1
The Restoration Team completed two successful projects.