Johnson Utilimotor No. U 15899, owned by Jennie Reynolds. Brass cover is over the Wico type 'F' mag. Flywheel is cast iron. Earlier Utilimotors used the same Johnson 'Quick Action' mag and aluminum flywheel as sold to and used by Mayta
Utilimotor U 15899 on its 1935 F & M mower.
A close up of Utilimotor U 15899. Note opening in flywheel long thought of as a Maytag innovation. It is covered by patent No. 1,300,637, application filed May 19, 1917 by R. A. Oglesby and assigned to Quick Action Ignition Company. Quick Action became a