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Show Photos and the Past and Present

Column by Richard Backus

Recap 2019’s show season by checking out some of the highlights this year, and, learn how you can share your old engine discoveries with us going forward.

New Collectors, Old Collections

Column by Richard Backus

Read about some of the newer faces in picking up the old iron hobby for a refreshing reminder that there are plenty of folks interested in old engines.

Louis Runkles' George B. Miller Engine

Submitted by Louis Runkles

A reader shares his 7hp George B. Miller engine, which bears a strong resemblance to a Waterloo, and the story of how it came into his possession.

Preserving Old Engine History

Column by Richard Backus

Digital technology provides new opportunities to record and share what the community knows about old engines and their manufacturers.


More ACME/S.M. Jones Engine Information

Submitted by Harold R. Keller

A reader sends in photos of an old ACME/S.M. Jones engine and shares memories of running it when he was a young teenager.

Finally Open: Coolspring Power Museum Machine Works Exhibit

Story and photos by Paul Harvey

It took a while, but the Machine Works building at the Coolspring Power Museum is completed and open after construction started in 1974.

Moving Forward in the Community

By Richard Backus

Gas Engine Magazine and its sister publications are going to embrace our communities in a new way in the new year.

The Evolution of Early Gas Engine Design

By Richard Backus

Patent drawings allow us to peek into how engine designers tried to work around earlier patents for early gas engines.


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