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Closing the Gap: Modifying Coupler Mounts

Magazine:
1:64 Modeling Guide 2009 Fall
Page:
12
Author:
Robert Nicholson
Scale:
S
Description:
The author shows how to modify the mounting plate for an FP-7 to allow for closing coupling. Also shown are how to make similar adjustments to passenger cars. Automatic uncoupling is still possible after the adjustments.

Create a Black Widow FP-7 in S Scale

Magazine:
S Gaugian 2009-11/12
Page:
25
Author:
Bob Hogan
Scale:
S
Description:
After an introduction to the prototype series, the author describes how he built his model from a stock American Models FP7 model.