October 10th, 2001


Wednesday, 10 October 2001

Greenstreets at

Cedar Falls Holiday Inn

Topic: State of the Art Pattern Making via Pro-Engineer

(Presentation & Tour)

Speaker: Dick Firgard, American Pattern & CNC Works Sales.

Plant Host: Skeet Miehe, Owner and President.

Program Chair: Brian Carlson

Program Itinerary: 6:00-6:30 PM: Social period at Greenstreets Restaurant,

5826 University Ave., Cedar Falls.

6:30-7:15 PM:Dinner at Greenstreets Restaurant.

7:15-7:30 PM: A brief presentation by Dick Firgard.

7:30-7:45 PM: Travel to American Pattern & CNC Works.

7:45-8:45 PM: Tour American Pattern & CNC Works.

5540 W. Westminster Dr., Cedar Falls Industrial Park; Tel: 268-2233.

Tour Highlights include Pro-E CAD, Delcam Power Mills, Pattern Tooling Machines, Sand Mold Making, and Displays of Various Prototype Castings.


    • From the Greenstreets restaurant go west on University Ave.

    • Turn south on HW 58 and travel until you reach the intersection of Viking.

    • Road (All Stop convenience store).

    • Turn right on Viking Road and go west until Nordic.

    • Turn north (right) on Nordic to Westminster.

    • Turn west (left) on Westminster - it is 3rd building on the south side.

Price: $11.00 per person (includes tax, tip & room rent.)

Reservations: Telephone Nico De Jong (319)268-1234, by noon on Monday, October 8th, 2001. Leave message on answering machine. Guests are welcome if they make a reservation. Please state if special dinner preparations are necessary.

Dues: 2001-2002 Dues of $10.00 may be sent to one of the Treasurers: Gordon Licht, 2330 Ivy Ave., Waverly, IA 50677; David Berry, 116 Usher Road, Hudson, IA 50643 or may be paid at the meeting. If your mailing label shows "S02", you are paid up through September 2002.