Side Trip for a Case Steam Traction Engine Pays Off

Couple veers off course in pursuit of 1913 Case steam traction engine

Dave Haala
Dave Haala with his 1913 Case engine. After buying the engine in Montana, Dave hired a friend with a semi to haul the 20,000-pound beast to Minnesota. “The height of the machine can be a problem on the roads,” he says, “but my friend’s trailer was low to the ground, so it worked fine.”