Kadee HO #158 Scale Metal WHISKER Couplers (4)
Medium (9/32") Centerset Shank - most popular size. The #158 coupler is the same as the #148 coupler except the head coupler is smaller which is more to scale and is patterned after the type 'E couplers. The #158 coupler is a direct replacement for Atlas rolling stock & drops into most “standard” plastic draft gear boxes.
This coupler has the same reliable Magne-Matic and Delayed Action operational features as other Kadee couplers and will function with all Kadee HO permanent and electric, magnetic uncouplers.
The #158 Coupler may be mounted with supplied draft gear box or with manufactures cast-on coupler pockets and is compatible with all the different Kadee HO scale size couplers. Made in the USA
Includes: 4 - metal couplers w/ centering springs, 4 - #242 draft gear boxes w/ lids and instructions.
Note: 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.