Gas Engines

The hobby of collecting antique engines, past and present.

Growing Up with an INGECO

By Don Janisch

The history of an INGECO engine that's done plenty of work in its lifetime.


Big and Small Lightning Engines

By Bill Vossler

Marvin Hedberg's 10 hp Kansas City Hay Press Lightning Balanced Engine and its quarter-scale replica.


Gallant Galloway Engine

By Codi Spiker

An immaculate Galloway engine keeps the old iron hobby alive.


1884 10 hp Schleicher, Schumm & Co. Slide-Valve Flame Ignition Engine

By the Gas Engine Magazine staff

Watch this 1884 10 hp Schleicher, Schumm & Co. slide-valve flame ignition engine run at the 2015 Coolspring Power Museum Expo.


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A Great Ohio Engine: The Story of the Lima Gas Engine

By Paul Harvey

A look at the Lima and Swan gas engines manufactured by the Lima Gas Engine Co.


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.