Gas Engines

The hobby of collecting antique engines, past and present.

Custom Scale Model Engine Builder

By Bill Vossler

South Carolina man converts his hobby of building scale model engines into a second career.

Old Iron Heritage

By Bill Vossler

Minnesota man uses old iron to bring the past to life.

Classic Engines at the Sandwich Show

By Lyle Rolfe

Annual Sandwich Show brings out unique gas engines.

The Stanley Steamer

By Sam Moore

The steam-powered Stanley Steamer held America's attention — briefly.


Thomas K. Nelson: A Gasoline Engine Pioneer

By Loretta Sorensen

Thomas K. Nelson and his Nelson gas engine were among the first gas engines.

8 HP Nelson Gas Engine: A Family Heirloom

By Loretta Sorensen

Early 8 hp Nelson gas engine resurfaces as family heirloom.

Gade Engine Restored

By Bill Vossler

Self-taught engine enthusiast restores rare, unique 4 HP Gade engine.

A List of Things You Should Not Do as a Gas Engine Operator

By Sam Moore

This list of things you should not do as a gas engine operator appeared in the January, 1917 issue of Gas Review magazine.


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