Gas Engines

The hobby of collecting antique engines, past and present.

Testing the Waters with Marine Engines

Story by Bill Vossler

With marine engines, farm equipment manufacturers made the leap from the moldboard to the outboard.

How Old is This Associated Engine?

Submitted by Harry Bartosch

A reader comes to us and the community for assistance in identifying the age of his Associated engine.

Connecting Through Antique Gas Engines

Story by Bill Vossler.

A father and his young son share a passion for antique gas engines, which has spread to his younger siblings.

Antique Engine Gifts Plant the Seed

By Bill Vossler

A Hired Man engine and Fuller & Johnson pump engine launch the antique engine hobby for a new generation.


The Joys and Falls of Powell Engine Power

By Josephine Roberts

Josephine Robert’s nephew acquires a Powell engine – along with all of its quirks.

Rare Engines at Portland Show

By Leslie C. McManus

The 2016 Tri-State Gas Engine & Tractor Assn. show was filled with rare and unusual engines.

Kansas City Lightning Engines Light Up Portland Show

By Leslie C. McManus

Display of five Kansas City Lightning engines at the Tri-State Gas Engine & Tractor Assn. show offers rare opportunity.

Picture Perfect: Moore Engine

By Bill Vossler

An Iowa engine collector falls for a Moore engine at first sight.


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