Antique Engines and Old Iron
[Home] - [HELP] - [Forums] - [Library] - [Photo Gallery] - [Groups] - [Classified Ads] - [Subscribe] - [Links] - [Books] - [Sponsors] -

Forgot Password? Join Us!

Notices

Welcome to SmokStak Antique Engine Collecting, Restoration and Showing!
Explore the world of Antique Gas and Steam Engine Collectors, discuss Engine and Tractor Shows, find out how to restore an old engine to working condition, or buy engines and parts from the Engine Ads page. To start viewing messages, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below.

  F o r u m Last Post Threads Posts
SmokStak® Support and Information
How to register, get acquainted and post messages. All about using the SmokStak® web site.
Registering, passwords, navigating, subscribing and getting the most out of this web site.
52 118
Various information and older news about the SmokStak™ web server and its functioning.
19 125
Welcoming Smokstakers New and Old, a place to say a bit about yourself and post a photo if you're really brave. If you have a technical question, please post it on one of our other boards.
1,152 5,579
SmokStak® Antique Engine Community
Announcements, reviews, photos, movies and discussion about antique engine and tractor shows and swaps.
1,050 5,929
Meet collectors of hit and miss engines, ask questions about collecting, restoring and showing antique flywheel engines.
55,564 390,930
Fairbanks Morse, Lister, Petter, Witte and other pump injected Diesel oil engines.
2,301 19,595
OFES members otherwise known as "Oafs". If you like "BIG OLD GREASY RUSTY OIL FIELD ENGINES, you're in the right place. Founded by Russell Farmer.
S u b - F o r u m s:
Oil Field Engine Classified Ads
2,330 17,780
Waukesha, Buda, Climax, LeRoi and others.
725 5,225
Stirling engines, Rider-Ericsson and others.
240 1,347
Briggs & Stratton, Clinton, Lauson, Maytag, Nelson, Wisconsin and other small air cooled engines.
13,150 89,549
Discussion about misc. carbs, mixers, fuel pumps, injectors.
472 2,232
Discussion about the care and feeding of Propane and Natural Gas Engines.
1 56
Discussion about magnetos, buzz coils, spark plugs, ignitors and low tension coils.
S u b - F o r u m s:
eBay Daily Ignition Feed
2,872 14,969
Discussion about collecting and restoring oilers, lubricators & grease cups.
S u b - F o r u m s:
eBay Daily Lubrication Feed
58 247
Steam, gas and hot air model engines, tractors and accessories. Machining and milling castings.
1,861 14,779
All scales, plus Lionel and American Flyer
13 64
Weeden, Empire, Doll, Jensen, Wilesco, Mamod, Marklin
533 3,088
Discussion on old marine engines, naptha, gas, oil or steam and vintage outboard motors.
S u b - F o r u m s:
Marine Engine Classified Ads
1,107 5,625
SmokStak® Old Iron and Tractor Community
Antique steam engines, their boilers, pumps, gauges, whistles and other related things that make them run.
11,248 154,968
Photos and information about antique steel wheeled farm tractors. This is where to find the heaviest of Old Iron tractors.
7,000 87,071
Vintage farm tractors on rubber tires with various implements. Ford, John Deere, Oliver, McCormick and more.
4,805 31,755
Old belt driven farm equipment: shellers, milkers, threshers, pumps and antiquities of the industrial revolution.
7,049 43,208
SmokStak® Vintage Heavy Industrial Equipment
Graders, Shovels, Fork lifts, Dozers & Crawlers, Pay loaders & Fork lifts
479 4,109
Vintage Rail Engines, Vintage Railroads and Cars, Equipment and Lore
104 593
SmokStak® Shop Equipment Tools and Techniques
29 135
Shop Equipment, fabrication, repairs, how to fix it, which tool to use for the job. Machinist shop talk, straight to the point.
1,872 16,630
Engine Skids & Carts, Pattern Making, General wood shop projects and tools.
49 469
Hand-wrought manufacture of metal objects, extracting metals from their ores, or purifying metals and casting useful items from the metals.
352 2,380
Tech. Talk about paint removers, thinners, primers and application techniques plus related topics. Rust removal, paint substitutes and color matching.
509 2,730
Nuts, Bolts, Washers and Miscellaneous Fasteners
1 21
Welder generators, equipment, weld practice, techniques, troubles and solutions. See our TERMS of SERVICE prior to reading!
992 6,232
SmokStak® Vintage Electrical Equipment
Antique Generators and Old Electric Motors: Questions and answers about restoring and showing old power generation systems.
25,907 287,580
Antique Generators, Light Plants, Typically 24, 32 or 48 volt although some are 110 volt. DC Lamps, Motors and appliances.
357 2,549
Antique lighting fixtures, bulbs, switches, meters and controls.
96 909
SmokStak® General Discussion
Excess tools, parts or books that might be rare and that someone else might need. This is NOT a buy and sell forum.
137 731
Materials or substances that can be used as a fuel, waste oils, vegetable oils or animal fats, which can be used alone, or blended with fossil fuels.
99 2,028
All about finding and fixing old car or truck engines and vintage vehicles.
1,763 16,455
All about finding and fixing old motorcycle engines and vintage bikes.
83 557
The ins and outs of setting up a show trailer and getting it to and from the engine show. Please be fully aware of our web site Terms of Use Disclaimer as you read. Safety first!
314 4,055
Jeeps, back country 4X4, mountains, power plants, ghost towns and underground mining.
13 136
Solutions for accessing and using the SmokStak® boards. Posting pictures, preventing viruses and solving internet service provider problems.
431 3,265
Live auctions and estate sales of engines, tractors, and old iron machinery. Upcoming auctions and auction results.
961 7,295
A place to show your ON topic movies of antique engines and old iron.
947 2,356
All eBay™ discussion; engines, frauds, fancies, weird stuff and more.
588 5,301
For Canadian Smokstakers to meet, greet and have local discussion.
407 2,366
For Australia and New Zealand Smokstakers to meet, greet, yabber and yack.
2,750 25,207
SmokStak® Event Calendar and Other Links
See: Upcoming Shows, Swaps and Auctions for the Next 30 Day(s) in our What's Going On section on the forum home page. Link to Enginads and links to clubs and other important sites.
Thousands of engine and tractor photos uploaded by Smokstak subscribers into their personal photo albums.
- -
This is an open listing of all shows, swap meets and antique auctions. Make sure that your club's show or swap is listed here as a public service. Correct dates and times are the responsibility of the person posting the show.
- -
The folks who sponsor SmokStak® and supply parts, materials, engines and services for collectors and restorers.
- -
Buy, Sell and Swap. This is a separate web site where you can log in with your Smokstak user name and password.
- -
Swap links with us. Place a link to your site here and return the favor by providing a link back to Smokstak.
- -
Smokstak® Library
Our library section.
Show Reports - Engine Rebuilding - Stories about Collecting
- -
These are the original Smokstak articles from the Archives.
- -




What's Going On?
SmokStak Statistics
SmokStak Statistics
Threads: 165,644, Posts: 1,438,928, Members: 96,711
Welcome to our newest member, GettinOffGrid
Upcoming Shows, Swaps and Auctions for the Next 90 Day(s)
Calendar Events

Contains New Posts   Contains New Posts
Contains No New Posts   Contains No New Posts
A Closed Forum   Closed for Posting

Use "Ctrl" mouse wheel to change screen size.
All times are GMT -4. The time now is 05:58:33 AM.

Smokstak and Enginads site search!


All use is subject to our TERMS OF SERVICE
SMOKSTAK® is a Registered Trade Mark - A Community of Antique Engine Enthusiasts
Copyright © 2000 - 2016 by Harry Matthews P.O. Box 5612 - Sarasota, FL 34277