TAG : restoration

Need tips on restoring CO-OP manure spreader

I have a manure spreader that I bought new in 1951 from CO-OP. The spreader is in very good condition with the original wood floor. It has a small amount of original paint that is about the color of Norm Fisher’s 1951 E-3 tractor. I am trying to find the color code and logo that belong to ...

Old Iron Poll: How Far Do You Restore an Antique Tractor or Gas Engine?

Ever since people started collecting antique tractors and antique gas engines, the big question regarding restoration has always been, “How far do you go?” Some collectors do just enough to get a piece running again and want it to look its age. Others enjoy overhauling it piece by piece ...

Tips of the Trade

Since the January 2006 issue of Gas Engine Magazine, engine enthusiast Peter Rooke has been sharing his restoration expertise through detailed articles that often span several issues.Peter Rooke’s book, Gas Engine Restoration, is now available through Gas Engine Magazine.As an editor, it’s ...

Gas Engine Magazine

Preserving the History of Internal Combustion Engines