CEDesign- Steve's great source for steam
Forest Steam- a UK based store that really caters to steam- burners, boilers, parts
Turbinia- a killer set of photos from the Tyne and Wear Museum of this great little ship that changed the way ships are propelled
PM Research- a US based supplier of steam engine and boiler kits and fittings
Graham Industries- A small maker of some fine little stream engines- one of the most affordable twin engines around!!
Yes, the Steam bible--- track down that mystery engine here
MF Steam- beautiful replica Mamod style steam engines and replacement parts for Bowman and others
Fab Tin Toys - a great old toy resource
CRABFU- THE steampunk site in my book- steam made to do things you will not believe!!
Portland Model Power Boat Club- My club here in Portland
Mini Steam- a store for ...you guessed it!
Maccsteam - Boilers for locomotives, boats and more
Putt Putt Think Tank - The definitive place on the web for everything you ever wanted to know about pop pop ( put put) engines and boats. You need to know about these boats- !!! Daryl Canada and Jean-Yves Renaud are the two leading thinkers and do-ers in the world on these fascinating engines.
Orphan Espresso- Nice people who develop and source parts fro those old lever espresso machines..Olympia, Faemina, La Peppina & more
Home Barista - THE place to learn more about making you own espresso.Dan Kehn is the espresso man!! I owe most of what I know of espresso to this site and it's great members.
Too Much Coffee- the great European coffee resource.. check them out!
Coffee Geek -Mark Prince's great site about all things coffee
Home Espresso Repair- In Seattle , this shop loves to keep your machine running with love and skill. Will and his team care about what they do. Email or call or drop by. They serve a good cup of espresso!
Espresso Parts NW- the place for all those parts... located in Olympia WA
Espresso Care - Stefano is from Italy and he takes care of many a machine in Oregon. A great person and fair prices.
Fantastic Contraption- A fun design & engineering game... ready fro some fun thinking?
Phrontistery- a word lovers site- I love Scrabble and this is a great place to print off the 2 letter word list! Kill the competition. Oh yeah - there is just too much about words here also.....
Search the entire Craigslist - at once
Mini Lathes- comparisons, modifications and all you need to make a choice...maybe
How to make Japan Black paint- the toughest stuff in the world. a lost art - a resilient and uber-gloss black paint. The stuff that old Ford Model T's etc were painted with.
Macmaster-Carr- No place better for parts for people who tinker
This-to-That- Where you go when you need what adhesive will work for your project
Calculator City- when you don't remember how to find the area of a circle...or volume of a cube..or
Rumor Buster( Snopes) - Some one sends you that old email that claims people are out harvesting kidney's again...send them here to check it out
Gerddi- My Poetry Blog