Little Giant

Little Giant
Little Giant

Heeber and Sons "Little Giant" thresher as found in Wetaskiwin, Alberta.

Original Paint
Original Paint

Details of the original paint on the side of the Little Giant. These were not changed in the restoration.

Castings
Castings

Broken castings on both sides of the cylinder were weld repaired.

Trip
Trip

Little Giant survived the trip to Stettler.

Start
Start

The start of the restoration using maple wood and mortise and tenon joints.

Assembly
Assembly

View of the assembly in progress from the rear of the machine.

Progress
Progress

Further progress of the assembly.

Return elevators
Return elevators

The old and new return elevators.

Painting
Painting

Mary Ann starting the paint job.

Emerging
Emerging

Restoration is nearing completion. The Little Giant emerging from the shop.

Transport
Transport

Little Giant is heading to it's new home, the P&H Elevator.

Finished
Finished

The restoration is complete and it's ready to work. Come and see the Little Giant at the Elevator.