Gas Engines

The hobby of collecting antique engines, past and present.

High-Tension Ignition Basics

By Andrew K. Mackey

Learn the ins and outs of spark plug/high-tension ignition system basics.

Still Collecting Engines

By Charles Hargreaves

Long-time collector checks in with his latest engine finds, including a Faultless engine.

Family Ties Built on Old Engines

By Bill Vossler

Family ties lead Missouri man to old engines, but his impressive collection is all his own.

1917 600 HP Snow Engine Finds Home at Coolspring

By Paul Harvey, founder of the Coolspring Power Museum

It took 20 years, but this 1917 600 HP Snow engine finally calls Coolspring Power Museum home.


Watch Coolspring's 600 HP Snow Start Up, Run and Shutdown

By the Gas Engine Magazine staff

See the Coolspring Power Museum's 1917 600 HP Snow gas compression engine start up, run and shutdown.

Low-Tension Ignition Basics

By Andrew K. Mackey

The basics of low-tension, or igniter-fired, electric ignition systems.

Early 20th Century Bulldog Engine

By Gas Engine Magazine

Richard Lehr is looking for information on the color scheme of his Bulldog engine.

Is This Webster Engine Worth Fixing?

By Gas Engine Magazine

When is an engine not worth fixing?