Gas Engines

The hobby of collecting antique engines, past and present.

Schramm Compressor Info Needed

Letter submitted by Joe Mathis

In search of information on a Schramm compressor with Piston Displacement 15 that was in the December/January issue.

Looking for K Motor Information

Letter submitted by Wilbur Reil

Reader is looking to find more about the “K Motor” that weighs about 70 pounds and has a single cylinder and flywheel.

Coolspring Spotlight: Circa-1906 16hp Callahan

Article by the Gas Engine Magazine staff

Check out this Coolspring Power Museum’s circa-1906 16hp Callahan that once worked at a trackside watering station for the Sante Fe Railway.

Antique Engine Gifts Plant Seed for New Generation

Story and photos by Bill Vossler

Read about how a chance encounter and a gift of a 1914 2-1/2hp Hired Hand inspired Jason Peterson to start his own gas engine collection with his kids.


One of a Kind: 1913 2-1/2hp Hippe-Steiner

Story and photos by Bill Vossler

Join Howard Fischer as he recounts discovering a unique 1913 2-1/2hp Hippe-Steiner gas engine that appears to be the only one still in existence.

Patent Page: Callahan's Cam-Stopper Engine

Article by the Gas Engine Magazine staff

Learn how problems with early 4-stroke engines lead W.P. Callahan and Co. to design a cam-stopper intended to reduce wear.

Pine Tree Milker Information

Reader-submitted letter

Mr. Lemsky of Wisconsin writes in to answer a reader’s question regarding a complete decal of a Pine Tree Milker.

Winching 1922 6hp Novo

Letter submitted by Ray Fisher

Check out Ray Fisher’s photos of the 1922 6hp Novo adapted to winch duty for mining and construction.


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