WAPA at the Los Angeles County Fair

September 13 - 29, 2002

The Los Angeles County Fair is the largest county fair in the country and this is the second year in recent history that the Western Antique Power Associates has participated.  It is in operation at least 12 hours a day for a run of 17 days.  The pictures below show just a portion of what we had on display.

The thumbnails below are linked to larger pictures
 

Putting the portable workshop together. Makes a good place to store tools and supplies during an extended show.
15 hp Fairbanks Morse being lined up for corn grinding duty. 1926 15 hp Fairbanks Morse.
This engine is owned by WAPA. Quaker City #10 Grinder.  We ground at least 150 pounds of dried corn each day.
General view on set-up day. Frank's John Deere.
Our international display.  Japanese Kubota and Australian built Ruston & Hornsby SPB. Pulley side of club engine.
What we all need, a portable oil well. More of the display.
And even more. Some nicely restored Maytag washers.
International LA with factory air cleaner. One of 36 known Maytag Racers.
Working end of the Maytag Racer. Ron Haskell's 9 hp Witte side shaft mine hoist engine.
Rob and Kelley's Domestic side shaft mud pump engine. Rob and Kelley's Bean orchard sprayer with engine built by Novo.
Frank's 8 hp Cushman twin cylinder. Mike's Sattley.

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