Faster, faster: Frosted Ultra Detail plastics now ship in 3 days. Details

<div class="sw-email-modal sw--display-block"> <div id="emailModalContentContainer"> <span class="noty_close sw--position-absolute sw--position-right sw--padding-top-3 sw--padding-right-3 icon-cancel sw--opacity-8"></span> <div class="sw-row"> <div class="sw-email-modal__copy sw--position-relative sw--display-block sw--padding-vert-4"> <p class="last sw--font-size-16">Sign up to get email alerts on discount promotions. There might be one very soon...</p> <form action="/register/email-signup" class="sw-email-modal__signup sw--position-relative" data-confirmation="emailConfirmationModal" data-sw-email-modal-form> <input type="text" class="sw-email-modal__signup-input sw--input-height__medium" placeholder="Email address" name="email" /> <input type="hidden" class="sw-email-modal__signup-input" name="location" value="/product/V3WZW5GFW/a06c-n-nn3-close-coupling-working-l-p-coupler-x48" /> <input type="hidden" class="sw-email-modal__signup-input" name="confirmation" value="emailConfirmationModal" /> <input type="submit" class="btn-primary" value="Sign Up" /> <div id="emailModalFormError" class="text-error" style="display:none"></div> </form> </div> </div> </div>

A06c N Nn3 close coupling working L&amp;P coupler x48 3d printed
A06c N Nn3 close coupling working L&P coupler x48 3d printed
A06c N Nn3 close coupling working L&P coupler x48 3d printed

DIGITAL PREVIEW
Not a Photo

3d Model Viewer

A06c N Nn3 close coupling working L&P coupler x48

Made By
OVERVIEW
  • 3D printed in Frosted Ultra Detail: Matte translucent plastic that showcases fine and intricate details.
  • Be the first to try. Learn more
  • This product is intended for mature audiences.
$12.00
Share Link
Embed This Product

Product Description

48 N scale drawheads for link and pin couplers. Same as the A06 finescale working coupler but with a 1mm shorter shank for closer coupling. Looks good on MT cars but a bit awkward to use on Athearn/MDC, for that use the regular A06. This style was made of wrought iron bars and rivetted together. Common before cheaper, high quality cast iron came along in the 1860s and used long afterward. Body mount using #00 screw in same location as a MicroTrains or similar coupler. A shim may be required for some models. These can accommodate links up to 1mm wide (13 links/inch chain) and will operate like the real thing if one has good eyes and tweezers. Has a 0.3mm/.010" diameter hole for the pin. Some helpful advice from a customer: "Tested and will pull a minimum of a 10 car Nn3 train, and possibly 20+. They should pull 15+ standard N cars as well. They bolt right onto the stock hole for Microtrains cars. You must shorten the mounting screw for flat cars, and gondolas. Use .010 brass wire from K&S Special Shapes for the pins. Flatten the wire at one end so that it does not fall through. Great design for detail fanatics."
Because of their small size and fine detail, Frosted Ultra Detail is the preferred material. Clean with soapy water or alcohol before painting with acrylics. Use Bestine rubber cement remover if particularly greasy. See also A08 and A09 N scale semi-working drawheads and the regular A06 working couplers. Contact panamintmodels@aol.com for other quantities or painted models.
What's in the Box
INCM
A06c N Nn3 close coupling working L&P coupler x48
Frosted Ultra Detail
Width
6.4 cm
Height
3.1 cm
Depth
0.2 cm

Tags couplers
Sign In or Join to comment.
 
 
Logo

Hello.

We're sorry to inform you that we no longer support this browser and can't confirm that everything will work as expected. For the best Shapeways experience, please use one of the following browsers:

Click anywhere outside this window to continue.