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Re: Coupler height

Posted: Sun Mar 17, 2019 10:40 pm
by Robert B
I am wondering what would be the correct dimensions for a Micro-Trains 1015 coupler to get it centered to the .281" height.
The draft gear box measures about .205" wide x .128" thick.
The coupler appears to be centered in the draft gear box.

Should I use .345" for the upper dimension and .217" for the lower dimension?

Kind regards,

Re: Coupler height

Posted: Wed Jul 15, 2020 4:43 am
by MacG
A little bit late. But I use a GC steel boxcar as a measuring device with the MTL 1015 and an MTL shim over the coupler.
I didn't measure it.