Jim Hilgartner’s Murphy Diesel Engine
In the June/July 2013 issue of Gas Engine Magazine, Jim Hilgartner shares his story of rescuing and restoring a 1952 Murphy Diesel engine that spent its working life in a Northwest #25 crane. Be sure to read about Jim’s restoration, and then check out video of the engine at work at the 2012 Mason-Dixon Historical Society Steam and Gas Engine Roundup in Westminster, Md., below.
The Barn Rod
Read about this restoration project and how it’s not about the miles per hour: it’s about the smiles per hour!
Who were Massey and Harris?
Read about how inventive geniuses and innovative businessmen personified development of agricultural manufacturing in Canada.
Embossed John Deere Engine
The embossed John Deere engine differs from regular model E engines, a common mystique of rare engines produced in small numbers.