Gas Engines

The hobby of collecting antique engines, past and present.

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.


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Fuller & Johnson Double Efficiency Correction

By Nick Lozzi

A reader informs us of a correction regarding a Fuller & Johnson engine.


Challenge and Associated Engines

By Dave Irey

A reader shares his coupled Challenge and Associated engines.


Help Herstmonceux Museum Identify a Generator Engine

By Terry Valeriano

An employee at Herstmonceux Museum in England needs help in identifying an engine for historical purposes.


Who Made This Marine Engine?

By Eric Jackson

A reader thinks his marine engine might be a Peterborough but who knows for sure?