Ron Milburn's 2nd 1920

1920 Milburn Light Electric
Ron's 2nd Milburn Electric
Photo by George Milburn (more photos)
Owner: Ron Milburn
Location: Sarasota, Florida
Serial number (oval plate): 2-1582-7
Motor number (title): 1026575
Body number (square plate): 9751 (stamped in wood)
Model: Milburn Light Electric Coupé (Model 27)
Wheels: Wood
Color: Deep Royal Blue, with black running gear and black wheels
Seating capacity: 4/5 -- Rear seat for 2 or 3; auxiliary, fold-down front seats for 2 additional under the windshield
Windows: Windshield and back glass lower into the body by means of leather straps, and door windows lower by crank, making it a "delightful summer car."
Steering control: Lever (tiller)
Speed control: Lever
Top speed: 21 mph
Forward speeds: 4
Reverse speeds: 2
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Wheelbase: 105 inches
Track: 55 inches
Tires: 33 x 4, Universal, white-wall
Brake systems:  
Springs: Full leaf springs in the front, cantilevered leaf springs in the rear
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Heater: No
Drive train: Worm
Springs: Chrome vanadium steel; front is semi-elliptic; rear is cantilever ("found only in expensive European gas cars.")
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Charger: Charging hookup on car: Anderson Type N
Price, new:  
Owner's remarks (from George Milburn, 28Jan2016): This car "was bought in March 2002 from Allan Unrein of Bedford Ohio. It had been stored in the Crawford Museum in Cleveland, Ohio."