Gas Engines

The hobby of collecting antique engines, past and present.

Lauson Frost King Junior Down Under

By Warwick Ward

A reader is seeking a Lauson engine expert to help with his Frost King Junior.


Jacobsen Mower Engine Identification

By the Gas Engine Magazine staff

A reader positively identifies a 2-stroke, 2-cylinder engine from a previous issue.


Hercules/John Deere Combine Engine

By the Gas Engine Magazine staff

Readers respond about the original purpose of a Hercules combine engine.


Fairbanks-Morse Engine on the Job

By David Babcock

A reader shares photos of a Fairbanks-Morse that were probably taken in the mid-1910s.


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Arrow Engines in the Oil Fields

By John Banta

A reader writes in inquiring about Arrow engines he saw running oil wells.


Seeking Information on Tiny Tim Generator

By the Gas Engine Magazine staff

A reader sends in photos of a Tiny Tim generator sold by Sears, Roebuck & Co.


Sears Economy Engine Questions

By the Gas Engine Magazine staff

A reader seeks information on the type and manufacture date of his Sears Economy engine.


Coolspring Spotlight: 1883 10 hp Schleicher, Schumm & Co.

By the Gas Engine Magazine staff

This Schleicher, Schumm at the Coolspring Power Museum was originally built for hydraulic elevator service.