The  NAMES model engineering show in
Toledo OHIO 2009.           
A neat ornate building in Toledo  
The La Salle machine shop
1890s.This is why I buy and
hands on demonstrate machine
shop machines to save
America's history like this.
(top), More new Views inside a
origional converted machine
shop complete with the orgional
Red ceiling crane still in place
with the 1890's oil stain still on
the 120+ year old floor. (below
and above). Also An wagon
wheel height loading dock in rear
of an shop right out of the
1880's also.  
Paul age 5,
says
"I liked
only the
hammer
and the
train".
The history of
increasing
technology &  
it's affects has
gone on a long
time.   It  will
predict  and
lead to our
future.
Le-Rhone rotary engine model                                                         Panther pup engine model
Clockmaking gear cutting machines, full scale working models
Ketrh Blaho demonstrates a steam Hammer to my 10 yr old daughters delight. Now she want;s me to buy
her  one, good job Keth. There an excuse to spend 3000 dollare to drag home 3000 lbs of rusty greasy metal
home to play with ( her or me)  
Keth Blaho's Display of Bi-polar motors, 1840 steam engine, and some
steam related parts for sale.
origional Red
ceiling crane still
in place with the
1890s'
A neat ornate building in Toledo  The La Salle
machine shop 1890s.
A neat ornate building in Toledo  
The La Salle machine shop 1890s.
A neat ornate building in Toledo  
The La Salle machine shop 1890s.
I took Paul to the model engineering show to see what we could
 see, because it was his turn, and he is my the tool boy prodigy.
above...
A 1880s 3 foot high Covered
loading dock built high
enoughfor wagons, horse
drawn wagons to unload from.
That height, set the height of
todays semi trailer deck
height still used today
Paul's  picture projected on the
 ceiling and wall for 600 people
to admire, I still don't know
why or how it happened, I did
have a camera ready.
A neat ornate building in Toledo  The La Salle
machine shop 1890s. the ceiling crain trolly still
sticks  out of the wall of the building to unload any
horse drawn wagons that will never come again.
A neat ornate building in Toledo  The
La Salle machine shop 1890s.
Model engines built that actually run, Le rhone radial V-12 Aircraft engine Panther Pup brass 4 cylinder  
I have castings of the Panther to build on my circ. 1900 brown and sharpe  hand powered Planer.
Origional 1900's
Red ceiling crane
still in place in the
1880s building.
The buildings history according to the current
owner... Building built 1889.
First Shaw Kendell Firm.
next, National supply Co.
Then, the St Clair  machine  shop, see picture
painted on the side of the building that the crane
beam still sticks out of.
Building currently
owned by,
Sur Saint Clair
A place for catered
events and meetings
in the warehouse
dist.1  south St. Clair
419 241 7100
surstclair@yahoo.com