Gas Engines

The hobby of collecting antique engines, past and present.

Coolspring Spotlight: Circa-1898 15 hp Evans-Gibbs & Sterrett Half-Breed

By the Gas Engine Magazine staff

This 15 hp Evans-Gibbs & Sterrett featured a box bed design and had crankshaft and near-side flywheel that are original Gibbs & Sterrett pieces.


Odd Gas Engine Designs Highlighted in New Book

By Richard Backus

Ron Cairns' book, Power Pioneers: The Art of the Engine — Pre 1956, examines oddball and ingenious gas engine designs.


IHC Model LA Excitement

By Dave Irey

A reader shares his Pelton Marine Engine and IHC Model LA with us.


Stewart Little Wonder Engine

By Myron Carlson

A reader seeks information, decals and parts for his Stewart Little Wonder engine.


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Coolspring Spotlight: 1893 10 hp White & Middleton

By the Gas Engine Magazine staff

This 1893 10 hp White & Middleton engine has some unusual features, including an oiler designed to shut off when the engine shuts off.


Harry Harris and the Harris Engine

By Ted Domeney

A man named Harris restoring a Harris engine had to happen sooner or later.


Restored Webster Inverted Engine

By the Gas Engine Magazine staff

Amazing update on a Webster engine that didn't seem like as if it might be worth fixing.


Stover Engine Restoration

By Joseph Powell

A Stover engine bought off Craigslist receives a new paint job and cart.