Gas Engines

The hobby of collecting antique engines, past and present.

The Unusual 1910 Stickney

By Bill Vossler

An Iowa engine collector acquires and restores a 1910 Stickney, right down to the cart.


What Was This Hercules/John Deere Engine Used For?

By the Gas Engine Magazine staff

A reader finds a Hercules/John Deere engine but we can only guess at its intended use.


More Vincent Engine Information

By Robert Lundberg

A reader thinks that his Vincent engine might have powered a water vehicle made by the famed British motorcycle company.


Barney Kedrowski’s Baker Monitor

By Barney Kedrowski

Gas engine restorer learns to cast with a 1909 4 hp Baker Monitor.


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Steve DeCosta’s Bessemer Gaso-Kero

By Steve DeCosta

A reader shares photos of his Bessemer Gaso-Kero.


Square-Cylinder Quijada Engine Update

By Tyler Daniels

A reader, whose great-uncle worked at the Quijada company, writes in about the Quijada engine.


Sparta Engine: 40 Years an Anchor

By John Asmus

The amazing rescue and restoration of a 1912 2 hp Sparta engine from the bottom of a lake.


1867 Otto & Langen 1/2 hp Replica

By Woody Sins

Wayne Grenning builds a replica of an Otto & Langen atmospheric engine.