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#740 O Scale Type E Medium Centerset Metal Couplers with Metal Gearboxes

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#740 Type E Medium Centerset Metal Couplers with Metal Gearboxes - Black - O Scale

O Scale      MAGNE-MATIC

This industry leading coupler features New Generation AAR Type "E" "Prototype" Head Medium Centerset Metal Couplers, and #850 O Scale centering spring and comes complete with Metal Gearboxes and lids. The #740 Metal Coupler may be mounted with the included #805 Metal Gearbox or #818 Metal Gearbox (sold separately), #817 Plastic Gearbox (sold separately), #819 Extended Metal Gearbox (sold separately).

It is not recommended to use a metal coupler directly on a metal surface or in a metal draft gearbox to avoid possible electrical crossover and shorting that may cause damage. Use a insulated #817 Gearbox or the #745 Type E Medium Centerset Metal Couplers that includes the insulated #817 Gearbox.

#740 Coupler Instructions

Two pair per package

UPC: 765484007401

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New Generation AAR Type "E" "Prototype" Head:

  • Simple Drop in Design
  • Trouble Free Operation
  • Hidden Knuckle Spring
  • AAR Type "E" Coupler Style
  • Compatible with Kadee® O-Scale Couplers
  • World-Renowned Quality & Performance
  • They just Last & Last & Last...

Package Includes:

  • (4) Each #740 Type "E" "Prototype" Metal Couplers - Medium Centerset Shank
  • (4) Each #818 Metal Gearboxes & lids
  • (5) Each #850 O Scale Centering Springs

#740 Metal Coupler Features:
Material  -   Metal
Shank Length  -   Medium (47/64") (Knuckle pulling face to center hole of Draft Gearbox)
Coupler Offset  -   Centerset
Centering Spring  -  #850 O Scale Centering Springs
Head  -   New Generation AAR Type "E" "Prototype" Head
Works In Place of  -   #745, #800, #801, #804, #805, & #816 O Scale Medium Centerset Shank Couplers
Works With  -   #817, #818, #819 Draft Gearboxes

#818 Metal Draft Gearboxes & Lids Features:
Material  -   Metal
Dimensions  -  25/32"L x 1/2"W x 7/32"H
Works With  -   #740, #742, #745, #746, #747, #800, #801, #804, #805, & #816 Couplers

Mounting Specifications:
Mounting Height  -   25/32"
Centerline  -   1 1/16"
Trip Pin Height  -   1/16"
Mounting Holes  -   2-56 Insulated Screws are the most commonly used. (Screw length will vary)

Recommended Tools:

Delayed Magnetic Uncoupling

WARNING WARNING: Cancer and Reproductive Harm - www.P65Warnings.ca.gov

WARNING WARNING: CHOKING HAZARD - Small Parts - Not for children under 14 years.

Kadee Quality Products Co. products are not toys and are not intended for children under 14 years old.
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