The #118 coupler will work anywhere a NO.5®, #28, #38, #58, #118, #119 & #148 Coupler will work.
The #118 Kadee® Magne-Matic® Coupler features a Metal Coupler, insulated #242 Draft Gear Box and Lid with center screw holes for mounting. Shelfs actually work. The #118 Coupler may be mounted with supplied #242 draft gear box or with Manufacturers cast-on coupler pockets. Two pair per package Manual uncoupling requires the #241 Dual Tool. The "SF" Shelf Coupler can be easily modified to look like the type "F" Shelf Coupler or "H" Passenger Car Coupler. It is not recommended to use a metal coupler directly on a metal surface or in a metal draft gear box to avoid the possible electrical crossover or shorting that may cause damage. Use the provided insulated draft gear box.
It is not recommended to use a metal coupler directly on a metal surface or in a metal draft gear box to avoid the possible electrical crossover or shorting that may cause damage.
- (2) Pair SF Metal Shelf Whisker® Magne-Matic® Coupler - Medium Centerset Shank
- (2) Pair #242 Snap-Together Gearboxes
- (2) #622 Knuckle Springs
|Shank Length||- Medium (9/32") (center hole to back of coupler head)|
|Coupler Offset||- Centerset|
|Knuckle Spring||- #622|
|Centering System||- Whisker®|
|Head||- SF Metal ShelfHead|
|Works In Place of||- NO.5®, #58, #28, #38 (#148 in a #252 box), #118, #119, #158, medium centerset "clone" couplers|
|Works With||- #213, #232, #234, #242, #252, #262, manufacturer cast-on draft gearboxes|
|Material||- Insulated Plastic|
|Lid Type||- Snap-Together|
|Dimensions||- 7/16"L x 5/16"W x 1/8"H|
|Works With||- NO.5®, #58, 20-Series and 40-Series, All Whisker® Couplers|
|Mounting Height||- 29/64"|
|Trip Pin Height||- 1/32"|
|Center Hole||- 2-56 Insulated Screws are the most commonly used. (Screw length will vary)|
- #206 Insulated Muti-Purpose Coupler Height Gauge
- #231 Greas-em Dry Graphite Lubricant
- #237 Coupler Trip Pin Pliers
- #240 Double Headed Pin Vise
- #241 Dual Tool Manual Uncoupling Tool and Spring Pick
Payment & Security
Your payment information is processed securely. We do not store credit card details nor have access to your credit card information.