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Early Electric Motor Driven Klaxon Horn question

Posted: Sat Aug 24, 2013 8:29 am
by alsfarms
I have a couple of early Klaxon Electric horns. One has a serial number of 1781 with the second horn a serial of 93596. I also have a couple of early teens projects. I already plan to use the lower serial number on the older car but it would be nice if someone here has information that would suggest what years related to a certain serial number series. Does anyone have serial number information? I would also assume that this type Klaxon horn would not have been used a lot before 1911 or 1912? The horns all show a Patn. date of 1908. Also, does anyone have spare parts for these horns. I have a bad vibrating plate in one horn.
Al

Re: Early Electric Motor Driven Klaxon Horn question

Posted: Sun Sep 08, 2013 3:16 pm
by alsfarms
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Klaxon right angle motor driven horn
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Here is a picture of the Klaxon horn I am working on at present. Anyone have a vibrating plate for sale or have production figures for this style horn?

Re: Early Electric Motor Driven Klaxon Horn question

Posted: Fri Sep 13, 2013 8:35 am
by Oldcarfan51
That broken plate you mentioned, couldn't you weld it together. Now if you couldn't weld it then some good machine might be able to make you a new one.