Gas Engine Magazine February/March 2017

February/March 2017
Volume 52, No. 2

On the cover: Built to special order, this one-of-a-kind 1927 Cummins Model F 2-cylinder diesel is back up and running.


features
stover
Tank-Cooled Stover Engine
Jim Keenan’s rare 1904 5 hp Stover engine might be the last of its kind.
By Bill Vossler
engine
Ship to Shore: Cummins Model F Engine 8149
Built to special order, Cummins diesel engine 8149 had a very special life before finding its way to the engine show circuit.
By Charles Wise
Eaton 1 hp
1919 Eaton Restoration — Part 1 of 3
Peter Rooke starts on his next restoration project, a 1 hp Eaton engine.
By Peter Rooke
Jordan Meeker crossing a river
High Country Adventure
Canadian collector hunts for gas engines in abandoned mining camps in the mountains.
By Leslie C. McManus
 Paul's Pavilion Oil Field Engine Wonderland
The oil field engine collection at the Coolspring Power Museum has a proper home.
By Paul Harvey
 



departments 
Richard Backus
Hit-and-Miss
Getting Started in 2017
By Richard Backus
Renfrew engine
Flywheel Forum
Seeking More Hummer Gas Engine Information; Search for a Renfrew Engine Manual; Drag Saw Engine Identified; Getting a Bessemer Gas Engine to Original Specs; Bridge Engine Identified as a Double Efficiency
patent
Seeking Simplicity: The McVicker Automatic
Patent Page: Walter J. McVicker’s patent for the McVicker Automatic Gas & Gasoline Engine.
By the Gas Engine Magazine staff



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