Gas Engines

The hobby of collecting antique engines, past and present.

Pieces of History

Paul Darst

West Virginian’s extensive collection of old farming equipment, including old kitchen utensils, a Ford model A pickup and horse drawn farm equipment, reveal pieces of history.

Canadian-Built Engine Ahead of Its Time

Leslie McDaniel

This rare Goold, Shapley and Muir Canadian-built engine turns heads wherever it goes. The tank-cooled 6hp engine features a flyball governor.

Vintage Windmills Vanishing from Old Homesteads

Leslie C. McDaniel

The symbol of the farm in America, vintage windmills are disappearing quickly from old homesteads across the country.

Rare Witte Engine Saved from A Salvage Yard

Leslie C. McDaniel

A circa-1915 Witte engine, a portable gas engine with sideshaft, was rescued from destruction at a salvage yard and completely restored.


Vintage Iron: Old Gas Engines and Vintage Farm Equipment

G. Wayne Walker Jr.

Find of the Month: could be interesting old gas engines or vintage farm equipment. Expect plenty of variety!

Buried Treasure: Pre-1920 Stover Engine Found in Thicket

Leslie C. McDaniel

Louisiana farmer uncovers a classic 12 hp Stover engine at long-abandoned farmstead.

Young Collector Amasses Impressive Hog Oiler Collection

Leslie C. McDaniel

Young collector already tops in hog oiler field with collection of nearly 100, including saleman’s samples and patent models.

Get Ready Now: Preparing 2-Stroke Engines for the Season

Replace the air filter, spark plug, fuel filter and other tune-up tips for a successful spring start with your 2-Stroke Echo Engine.


Farm Collector April 16Farm Collector is a monthly magazine focusing on antique tractors and all kinds of antique farm equipment. If it's old and from the farm, we're interested in it!

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