Gas Engines

The hobby of collecting antique engines, past and present.

Sights and Sounds from European Antique Gas Engine Trip

By Beth Beavers

See video from Woody Sins and Wayne Grenning's antique gas engine vacation to Europe.

2-1/2 HP Ottawa

By Peter Rooke

Peter Rooke makes headway on his 2-1/2 HP Ottawa, focusing on the piston, cylinder head and connecting rod – Part 2 of 4.

Slide-Valve Basics

By Richard Backus

A look at slide-valve engines and their distinguishing features.

Euro Trip: Nuenen, Netherlands

By Woody Sins

Transatlantic gas engine tour included slide-valve engines at the Nuenen show, the Museé des Arts et Métiers and the Technikum at Deutz AG.


Unknown American Engine

by Farm Collector

An unknown American engine has surfaced in Johannesburg, South Africa. Can you help identify it?

GEM Experts: Mystery John Deere

by Farm Collector

Without a GEM Expert to contact, one reader is looking for an expert on this John Deere marked EB92.

Rescuing a 12 HP Olds Engine

By Bill Vossler

12 HP Olds engine lives on after disastrous accident.

Struthers-Well Steam Engine Converted

By Gas Engine Magazine

1905 15 HP Bessemer/Struthers-Wells on display at the Coolspring Power Museum.