Christian Williams, associate editor:, 785-274-4380

Brandy Ernzen, brand manager:, 785-274-4304


Inside the December-January 2010 issue of Gas Engine Magazine,

on newsstands Nov. 24


Dec-Jan 2010 GEM cover image

The Perfect Restoration Meets a Perfect Friendship  A Fayetteville, Pa., man spends 3,800 hours restoring a 1910 6-horsepower Geiser engine for another collector, becoming close friends in the process. Page 17


Club Anniversary Inspires Large-scale Restoration  The North Jersey Antique Engine and Machinery Club’s 15-horsepower Oil City Boiler Works/South Penn engine finally makes it home, and club members begin assessing the engine’s needs. Part 2 of a multi-part series. Page 32


Getting a Charge Out of Your Engine  With the fundamentals of magnetism down, Peter Rooke explains how to build your own magnet charger. Part 2 of 2. Page 12


Rare Carl Anderson Co. Engine Gets Modern Modifications  The 100-year-old Carl Anderson Co. engine used as part of the Trail of Faith in Valdese, N.C., gets help from new computerized parts to run consistently and safely. Page 6


Collector Builds His Own Engine A Tama, Iowa, man builds his own 3-horsepower hit-and-miss engine using extra bar stock, parts found on eBay and lots of ingenuity. Page 23


and much more …


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. 

Ogden Publications Inc. ( is the leading information resource serving the sustainable living, rural lifestyle, farm memorabilia and classic motorcycle communities. Key brands include Mother Earth News, Natural Home, Utne Reader, Capper’s and Grit. Ogden Publications also provides insurance and financial services through its Capper’s Insurance Service division.


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