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MS-69

 

PIQUA ENGINEERING INC. COLLECTION

 

HISTORY

 

Piqua Engineering, Inc. began in 1942 as a manufacturer of airplane equipment, and was a producer of parts for the U.S. government during W.W. II.  After the war, items produced expanded to dumbwaiters, neon signs, and geared drive pulleys.  Engineering innovations and company patents secured business in the paper baling, log splitting, and industrial dock lifts by the 1980’s.

 

SCOPE AND CONTENT

 

The Piqua Engineering, Inc. Collection consists of three Series and twelve file folders in one Hollinger box.  There are no known restrictions on the use of this collection.

 

                SERIES I:             General Information

 

                SERIES II:           Baler Information

 

                SERIES III:          Product Information

 

CONTAINER LISTING

 

SERIES I:   GENERAL INFORMATION

 

BOX 1

File

          1        Company Information

          2        Engineering

          3        Waco Products Flyer

 

SERIES II:   BALER INFORMATION

 

          4        “Mini Baler”

          5        “High Density”

          6        “Golden Grant”

          7        “Big Bertha”

          8        General Baler Information

 

SERIES III:   PRODUCT INFORMATION

 

          9        Hydraulic Lift Dock

          10      Lickity-Splitter

          11      Lickity Crusher

          12      Industrial Compactor