High Wheels: Preserving Logging Equipment History

Century-old high wheels restored at by Doug Hansen and crew at South Dakota shop.

The High Wheel Crew
The Hansen crew standing in front of the finished high wheel rig (from left): Brian Van Buren, Jerome Evans, Jon Christensen, Leonard Larson, Andy Thuringer and Holly Hansen. On the wheel (from left): Aaron Roth, Tim Hoffman, Dave Thill and Joel Westberg.