Gas Engines

The hobby of collecting antique engines, past and present.

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.