LINKS

Model Stirling Engine Sites
Model Gas and Steam Engine Sites
Model Engineering Club Sites
Machinery/Metal Working Sites
Model Engine Suppliers
Model Engineering Show Sites
Other Interesting Sites

 
 

Model Stirling Engine Sites

Stirling & Hot Air Engine Home Page
A very well laid out collection of stirling engine information.

 
Orrin Iseminger's "Miser Stirling Engine"
Orrin details his experience with his "Miser" LTD engine.

The "Brainman's" Mini-Fan
He shows and tells all about the making of his fan project.

Ron Ginger's "Miser" review
Ron gives a rundown on his "Miser" experience.

Dave's "Miser" Stirling Engine
Nice photos and description of Dave Plumpe's low temp engine.

Stirlingsteele.com Home of Plans, Projects & Kits

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Model Gas and Steam Engine Sites

Bob Jorgensen's Steam Engines and Steam Engine Designs

PM Research, Inc.
Hot air & steam engine casting kits & ready to run.

George Luhrs
RTR limited edition 1/8 scale Stover engine, and others.

Weber Precision
A very nice bar stock V-8 engine and other goodies.

Maury Uebelhor
Corlis, Marion 25 & Aermotor 8-cycle engine castings kits.

Lamborn's Miniature Engines
Doug's site has lots of model engine related links.

Model Engineering & Model IC Engine Projects
A monthly "magazine" for model aircraft engine builders. Good info for all.

Jan Ridders Modelbouw
A collection of very nice engines.

Ron Colonna
Plans & book "Building Offenhauser Engine"

Mike Thorpe's Sea Lion
A very comprehensive set of build photos.

Greg's Gate
A very well equipped shop and radial engine construction photos.

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Model Engineering Club Sites

Colorado Model Engineering Society
Home Metal Shop Club of Houston - Houston, Texas
New England Model Engineering Society
Bay Area Engine Modelers Club - San Francisco, California
Portland Model Engineers - Portland, Oregon
Southern California Rarely Accurate Putzers 
Chesapeake Area Metal Working Society - Washington, D.C. 

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Machinery/Metal Working Sites

Model Engineering (and related) Web Sites
The above title says it all! 

Angelfire
A great home shop metal foundry web site.

Metal Shop
Making Springs on the Small Lathe.

Anodizing Aluminum
More good information about anodizing aluminum.



Model Engine Builders Resource List (Tools - Supplies - Metals)
Last updated November 2007

 Penn Tool Co.
 1776 Springfield Ave.
 Maplewood, New Jersey 07040
 Web Site: www.penntoolco.com
 A large industrial tool supplier

Lewis Brass & Copper Company, Inc.
 P.O. Box 67
 Middle Village, New York 11379
 Web Site: Lewis Brass
 Brass shapes of all kinds and sizes
 KBC Tools & Machinery
 Six locations in the west
 and Midwest states.
 Web Site: www.kbctools.com
 A large industrial tool supplier

 ENCO
 400 Nevada Pacific Hwy.
 Fernley, Nevada 89408
 Web Site: www.use-enco.com
 A large industrial tool supplier
 MSC Industrial Supply Co.
 75 Maxess Road
 Melville, New York 11747
 Web Site: www.mscdirect.com
 A large industrial tool supplier

 Speedy Metals
 16655 West Victor Road
 New Berlin, Wisconsin 53151
 Web Site: www.speedymetals.com
 All metals, no minimum, no cut charge
 Strictly I.C. Magazine
 (The magazine ended with the December
 2001 issue)
 E-Mail: robert@strictlyic.com
 Back issues are still available


 Jet Equipment & Tools
 P.O. Box 1349
 Auburn, Washington 98071
 Web Site: www.jettools.com
 Machinery and tools
 Sherline Products, Inc.
 170 Navajo Street
 San Marcos, California 92069
 Web Site: www.sherline.com
 Tabletop lathes, mills and accessories

 The Tap & Die Co.
 445 West Green Road
 London N15 3PL - UK
 Web Site: www.tapdie.com
 Model engineering size taps & dies
 New England Brass Model Works
 75 Pond Street
 Winchester, Massachusetts 01980
 Web site: www.BrassAndTool.com
 Tools, metals, etc.

 Shooting Star Technology
 52023 Yale Road
 Rosedale, B.C., Canada V0X 1X0
 Web Site: www.star-techno.com
 Digital Read Outs for mills & lathes
 Metal Lathe Accessories
 Box 88
 Pine Grove Mills, Pennsylvania 16868
 Phone: 814-234-3543
 Castings for shop accessories

 Logan Actuator Co.
 4956 N. Elston Ave.
 Chicago, Illinois 60630
 Web Site: www.lathe.com
 Parts & Accessories for Logan Lathes
 Guy Lautard
 2570 Rosebery Ave.
 West Vancouver, B.C. Canada V7V 2Z9
 Web Site: www.lautard.com
 Machinist Bedside Reader books, tools,  etc.
 Precision Industrial Components
 1004 Benson Road
 Middlebury, CT 06762
 Phone 203-758-8272
 Miniature gears, sprockets, etc.

 Caswell Electroplating
 5688 Tellier Road
 Newark, New York 14513
 Web Site: www.caswellplating.com
Electroplating & anodizing kits and supplies

 Budget Casting Supply
 60 East 40th Ave. - Unit C
 San Mateo, California 94403
 Web Site: www.budgetcastingsupply.com
 Foundry supplies for the home hobbyist
 Micro Fasteners
 110 Hillcrest Road
 Flemington, New Jersey 08822
 Web Site: www.microfasteners.com
 Screws, nuts, etc. for model makers

 Taig Tools
 12419 E. Nightingale Lane
 Chandler, Arizona 85249
 Phone 480-895-6978
 Miniature metal lathe
 Boston Gear
 14 Hayward Street
 N. Quincy, Massachusetts 02171
 Web Site: www.bostongear.com
 Gears of all types and sizes

 Shapiro Supply Co.
 5617 Natural Bridge Ave.
 St. Louis, Missouri 63120
 Web Site: www.shapirosupply.com
 Titanium, stainless, brass, aluminum
Lost & Foundry
1318 E. Nebraska
Spokane, Washington 99208
Web Site: www.foundry101.com
Full line of metal casting supplies

 Stock Drive Products
 2101 Jerico Turnpike
 New Hyde Park, New York 11042
 Web Site: www.sdp-si.com
 Gears, timing belts, couplings, shafting, etc.
 Precision Scale Model Engineering
 33 Harding Street
 Milford, Massachusetts 01757
 Web Site: www.psmescale.com 
 Over 11,500 items for scale model builders

 Automatic Tubing Corp.
 888 Lorimer Street
 Brooklyn, New York 11222
 E-Mail: bkatc@att.net
 Brass tubing in model sizes
 Online Metals
 1183 W. Ewing Street
 Seattle, Washington 98119
 Web Site: www.onlinemetals.com
 Metals supplier-Custom cuts-No minimums

 Special Shapes Co.
 1356 Naoerville Drive
 Romeoville, Illinois 60446
 Web Site: www.specialshapes.com
 Brass sheet, rod, tube & screws
 
 
 

 
 
 

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Other Interesting Sites

Internet Craftsmanship Museum
The best place I know of to get your interest in the hobby charged up.

Stirling Engine Pioneers
About the inventor and refiners of the stirling engine concept.

Not by Fire, but by Ice!
Is the 'global warming due to human activity' theory real or just nonsense?

International List of Scale Model Related Web Sites
Over 5,300 links!

The Wisdom of Thomas Jefferson
This United States president was a mental giant.

If You Care At All About Your Freedom
Insightful quotes of the Founding Fathers - they were far wiser than we are!

The Law - by Frederick Bastiat
Rare and common sense insight as regards to freedom and the evils of socialism.

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