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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.

Inspiring New Engine Collectors

By Richard Backus

As the old guard moves on, it will be up to the children and grandchildren of current collectors to attract younger generations to the old engine community.

The Gas Engines of Mt. Pleasant

By Richard Backus

An Associated Chore Boy, a rare Frisco Standard and many other fantastic engines grace the show grounds at the 2018 Old Threshers Reunion.

Uncovering the Past and Obscure Engine Manufacturers

By Richard Backus

Diving into old engine history leads to lesser-known engine manufacturers such as the White Lily Washer Co., and designers like Frank Hardenbrook and William Rice.


Gas Engines and Show Photos

By Richard Backus

Meet and talk with the editor-in-chief at the Old Threshers Reunion in Iowa and Power of the Past Antique Engine & Tractor Show in Kansas.

Stewards of Gas Engine History

By Richard Backus

The curiosity of engine collectors everywhere still give the community new discoveries.

Old Engines Are Still Out There

By Richard Backus

The amazing story of the saving of an Ohio engine is proof that gas engines are still waiting for us to find them.

Collection of Dean Warrington Auction

By the Gas Engine Magazine staff

Gas engine auction will include a rare 6 hp Hippe Steiner on its original trucks, several Sandwich models and more.


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