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Manufacturers Index - Moloch Co., Kaukauna Machine Works

Moloch Co., Kaukauna Machine Works
Kaukauna, WI, U.S.A.
Manufacturer Class: Metal Working Machinery

History
Last Modified: Oct 28 2017 7:28PM by joelr4
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      The Moloch Co., Kaukauna, Wis., a consolidation of the Kaukauna Machine Works Co. and the Moloch Automatic Stoker Co., Chicago, on July 1 commenced operations in its new foundry and machine shop, erected and equipped at a cost of approximately $200,000. The foundry is 100 x 150 ft. and the machine shop of like dimensions. The principal product is mechanical stokers for boiler plants and the manufacture of Mayer power hammers also will be continued, on an increased scale. The Moloch Co. has unfilled orders which will keep It operating at capacity more than three months.

Information Sources

  • Advertisement in the October 1921 The Blacksmith & Wheelwright & Tractor Repair Journal: "Mayer power hammers are made in 5 sizes... Moloch Company, formerly Kaukauna Machine Works / 103 Island / Kaukauna, Wis."
  • Iron Age, V108, 07 Jul 1921, pg. 60