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Inside the April-May issue of Gas Engine Magazine, on newsstands March 30
Restoring a rare Regan, work continues on antique club’s restoration, young collectors talk shop and more

 GEM April-May 2010 cover 

Engine and Towboat Reunited After 60 Years  After a 20-year quest, the Miracle of America Museum reunites a 3-horsepower Fairbanks-Morse compressor engine with the 20-ton towboat that it helped start more than 60 years ago. Page 20

New Life for a Rare Regan  Two California men restore a tired 1889 2-horsepower Regan vapor engine to its original glory. Page 6

Club Continues Heavy Restoration of 15-horsepower Cross-breed Engine  The North Jersey Antique Engine and Machinery Club continues restoration on a 15-horsepower Oil City Boiler Works/South Penn cross-breed engine, installing and fixing multiple parts. Part 4 of a multipart series. Page 24

Collection Takes Teamwork from Young Restorers  Two best friends and engine enthusiasts from Allentown, Pa., tell how they started their engine collections, as well as their latest projects, favorite engines and more. Page 5

Monarch Engine Gets a Royal Restoration  Peter Rooke assesses his latest restoration project, a 1-3/4-horsepower Monarch, and begins with the crankshaft, flywheels and castings. Part 1 of 3. Page 14

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About Gas Engine Magazine  
Gas Engine Magazine ( is a bimonthly publication dedicated to the hobby of collecting antique stationary gas engines. Since 1966, collectors and restorers have turned to Gas Engine Magazine for information about specific models and companies, detailed restorations and event coverage, and to connect with other enthusiasts.

About Ogden Publications Inc. 
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