MOTOMETER SEMINAR SERIES
MotometerCentral™ Founder and CEO, Francis G. Clax will be hosting a series of seminars on motometers to help educate the public at the Ontario County Historical Society (OCHS) Museum and affiliated Wood Library in association with a seven – month long exhibition of his extensive motometer collection. The OCHS Museum is located at 55 North Main Street in Canandaigua, New York and the Wood Library is located at 134 N Main St also in Canandaigua, NY [website http://woodlibrary.org/].
Each seminar shall be made as interactive with attendees as feasible and possible using rare authentic examples to demonstrate their period (1914 – 1932) original appearance and functional operation.
No one of our time is more knowledgeable or in a better position to speak on the topic of early Twentieth Century automobile radiator-mounted engine temperature indicating devices than Francis Clax. He has single-handedly research virtually everything that there is to know about these instrumentation gauges. He backs all of his academic and practical experience knowledge with a multitude of best gauge examples no matter how rare, limited in production, earliest manufactured and/or lone known surviving unit(s).
Francis has a long history of presenting on this topic dating back to 2013 at various antique and historic automotive organizational national conferences. He has also written numerous professional papers and published magazine articles on this and other subjects. Francis is a very popular, successful and warmly received featured speaker wherever he is booked for presentations — people like his warm, genuine, friendly and engaging direct conversational style that elevates everyone’s understanding of his topics discussed regardless of previous subject knowledge.
Below are the titles of the primary seminars that Francis will discuss:
MOTOMETERS – WHAT ARE THEY AND WHY WERE THEY NEEDED
MOTOMETERS AND AUTOMOBILE DEVELOPMENT
MOTOMETER HISTORY AND LEGACY
MOTOMETERS – HOW DO THEY WORK
Francis' OCHS Motometer Seminar Lecture Series Schedule and Outline
We hope that you can attend these unique seminars when you visit the Finger Lakes region this spring and summer.
If your association, club, company or organization would like to have Francis speak at one of your engagements on motometers, antique automobiles, automobilia, early Twentieth Century American history, motivational topics, etc. please use this CONTACT US link to arrange a date and accommodations.
You can stay abreast of the specific seminar dates and times by visiting the Ontario County Historical Society (OCHS) website [www.ochs.org]. The OCHS is a not for profit 501 c 3 organization and admission to the associated Motometer Collection exhibition and seminars are free of charge, however donations are greatly appreciated and tax deductible.
Nowhere else is this opportunity provided. Each Motometer Seminar at the Ontario County Historical Society Museum and Wood Library is a great chance to improve your motometer knowledge and meet this modern day automotive history legend. Groups are welcome and participation encouraged. Already car clubs are booking exclusive member appointments.