The gas-engine, the oil-engine, and the motor-car engine are similar in general principles.
Lubrication is a subject that should be studied by every gas-engine user.
In a gas-engine cylinder the flame tends to produce more or less charring.
Their next step was to place a gas-engine on their aeroplane and attempt actual mechanical flight.
In 1826, at the age of twenty-three, he went to England to introduce a flame or gas-engine which he had invented.
Then, when we purchased a gas-engine, I was promoted to be engineer, and given a pair of long overalls.
With such advantages, it may be asked: Why does not the gas-engine everywhere supersede the steam-engine?
Where coal or heating gas is available, a gas-engine is exceedingly convenient, since it requires little attention.
A gas-engine can be made much lighter than a steam-engine of the same horse-power.
So I went to an oculist, and he turned a gasogene—I mean a gas-engine—into my eye.