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August September 2014 

June/July 2014
Volume 49, No. 5

On the cover: New collectors Robert and Terrie Pearson fix up a circa 1925 1-1/4 HP Monitor VJ.


Mixer, igniter and muffler fixes for the Fuller & Johnson – Part 3 of 4.
By Peter Rooke 

The Squarker
Build this nifty device to help set ignition timing on 2-stroke engines.
By Bruce Pierson 

Corliss at the Centennial Exhibition
A look at Mr. George Corliss' efforts.
By Gregory Cooke 

Family Ties
Family leads man to engines, but his impressive collection is all his own.
By Bill Vossler 

Still Collecting Engines
Long-time collector checks in with his latest finds.
By Charles Hargreaves 

1917 600 HP Snow finally calls Coolspring Power Museum home.
By Paul Harvey 

Sitting Pretty
Circa 1925 1-1/4 HP Monitor VJ gets new owner and fresh look.
By Robert and Terrie Pearson 


Make It Work.

Flywheel Forum
Rally Down Under, Ever Seen a Kowalsky?, Elgin spark source, NH SP166, GEM Experts.

Stover Stuff 

Gas Engine Basics
High-tension/spark plug ignition.

Coolspring Spotlight
Circa 1895 8 HP Springfield Model A.

Young Iron
John Wesley Tolley.

A to Z Engines
Detroit, Domestic, Elgin, Fairbanks-Morse.

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