Gas Engines

The hobby of collecting antique engines, past and present.

Looking for Clues on Unidentified Sideshaft

G. Wayne Walker Jr.

This unidentified sideshaft engine may be a Belifuss used as a replacement engine in 1901 Oldsmobiles.


Scratch-Built Scale Model Engines

Bill Vossler

Dave Leinonen collects and scratch-builds scale model steam and gas engines


Virtue and Pound is One-of-a-Kind

Leslie C . McDaniel

Collector buys a mystery engine that turns out to be a one-of-a-kind Virtue and Pound engine


Mystery Inverted Engine

G. Wayne Walker Jr.

Thiem & Co. inverted engine offers many questions and no answers


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Tractor and Engine Nameplates

G. Wayne Walker Jr.

What's in a name(plate)? To a collector, everything!


Orville and Wilbur's Hit and Miss Engine

Stuart L Faber

Orville and Wilbur Wright built their own hit and miss engine and used it to machine parts for their airplane


Maytag Toy Racer

G. Wayne Walker Jr.

Rare Maytag Toy Racer nearly restored to perfection


Maytag-Mason Light Delivery Cars

G. Wayne Walker Jr

Not just washers: Maytag also built Light Delivery cars