Gas Engines

The hobby of collecting antique engines, past and present.

1897 Weber Gas Engine Beats the Odds

By Leslie C. McManus

Jordan Meeker shows off his rare 1897 Weber gas engine at the Great Oregon Steam-Up at Antique Powerland in Brooks, Ore.

High Country Adventure for Antique Gas Engines

By Leslie C. McManus

Jordan Meeker scours mining camps in British Columbia’s backcountry for antique gas engines

Propane Carbs

by Farm Collector

Looking for more information on building propane carbs for small engines.

Paulson Gas Engine Info

by Farm Collector

Barney Kedrowski is looking for information about Paulson gas engines, designed by Peter Paulson and manufactured at the Lang & Scharmann factory.


Peter Brach's Belt-Driven Pump Display

by Beth Beavers

A 15 HP Otto sideshaft engine powers a belt-driven pump display

Greg Ackerly's Briggs & Stratton FC

by Beth Beavers

Briggs & Stratton collector Greg Ackerly shows off his rare Briggs & Stratton FC with short breather.

The Recoil Kid

by Beth Beavers

Young antique gas engine collector Owen Williams shares his knowledge on YouTube.

Possible Ducro Niagro Marine Engine

by Farm Collector

A possible Ducro Niagro marine engine was found in Australia.