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HO-Scale Conversion Information

Once you have lookup our suggested starting coupler* below you can use the link from the model to take you to the How To Instructions and Diagrams for that model; these instructions will help you with the coupler installation process.

Note: Our conversions typically requiring the least modification to a model. The How To Instructions and Diagrams are based of the Standard Coupler; they will still be a good guide for the Whisker® & Other suggested coupler options.
Always check the coupler heights with either our #205 or newer #206 Coupler Height Gauge. Please visit our trouble shooting page for helpful hints.

Note: Models with Factory Knuckle Couplers it will not be listed. Thay are easily converted by using our #148 or "scale" head #158 Whisker® Couplers.

CANADIAN RAILWAY MODEL CO.
  Metal Whisker® Coupler Standard Coupler Other Coupler Options
All Freight Cars 148 NO.5® #28, #58 or #118, #119, #158
Anywhere a NO.5® is listed, the #28, #58 or #118, #119, #158, #148 "WHISKER" can be used in its place.

*Our conversion’s based on only one model from a production run, there may be inconsistencies in a model’s production run that require a different coupler or model modifications to achieve the proper coupler height for coupler function.

 

   
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