The following are links to steam-related organizations, events or topics we hope you find interesting, informative and educational. Links are arranged alphabetically in the following categories: FORUMS, CLUBS, MUSEUMS and ORGANIZATIONS, PERSONAL SITES, EQUIPMENT SUPPLIERS and MISCELLANEOUS. Simply click on the line to visit that website.
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CLUBS, MUSEUMS and ORGANIZATIONS:
A & K Enterprises - small valves, injectors, atomizing oil burners...
AD Piston Rings - Since 1921, manufactures piston rings for a wide variety of applications.
Beckmann Boatshop - steam and electric boatshop
Bjorklund Steam - manufacture an 80mm x 80mm engine.
check-valves.net - the name says it, and lots of 'em
Colonial Iron Works, Ltd. - design and manufacture of machinery, (steam engines, boilers, feed pumps, etc.)
Edensaw Woods, Ltd. - marine lumber and plywood
Elliott Bay Steam Launch Co. - engines, boilers, boats
Martin Model & Pattern - large selection of cast iron flywheels 3" too!
Michael Porter - marine design; does steamboats
Nature Coast Hobby Shop - live steam products & accessories
Myers Engine Works - The best small duplex feed pump
Old Time Tech - produces an excellent, authentic steam siren
Pearl Engine Co. - single & twin cylinder engines, feed pumps, blueprints...
Perfectly Pretty Comfy Clothing Company - period clothing
Rappahannock Boat Works - complete steam launch hulls
Reliable Steam Engine Co. - engines, boilers, accessories & boat plans
Selway-Fisher Design - hull designs
Sherline Products - plus online "how-to" for their products!
Techantiques.com - what the name says
Tiny Power - fractional to 10HP steam & hot air engines
Traditional Boatshop (Elegance Launches) - from plans to complete boats
Astragal Press - The Whistle's Moan, The American Steam Gauge
Elliott Bay Steam Launch Co. - books
Herron Rail Video - trains, traction engines, steamboats
Kimmel Steam Power - home page
Kimmel Steam Power Website Library - books, publications, technical papers, articles, terms with definitions, and diagrams with citations, essays, patents, and personal letters, all containing important steam information, many unique
Railpub - back issue live steam magazines & used books