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The John Deere Model E: Important Dates and Milestones

This work is the result of two very different efforts. One of us (David) had been developing a John Deere engine timeline for many years. That timeline was easy to look at to quickly grasp a visual image of when various versions of the Model E were introduced. Many key dates were in the fine ...

A Job Well Done

Here are pictures of my John Deere E 1-1/2 HP engine. I paid $50 for the basket case. I took the pictures Sept. 28, 2014, at the Old Timers Reunion in Xenia, Ohio.I had to find the muffler, magneto, gas tank, many gaskets, igniter, gas line and square nuts. I found much help restoring the ...

Hit-and-Miss Ice Cream at the 2010 MOTHER EARTH NEWS FAIR

For attendees at the 2010 Mother Earth News Fair at Seven Springs Mountain Resort in Seven Springs, Pa., a steady chugging sound garnered quite a bit of attention. To the well-trained ear of an antique gas engine enthusiast, the chugging was the unmistakable sound of a hit-and-miss gas engine. ...

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Preserving the History of Internal Combustion Engines