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HO Auto Rack Manufacturers ID

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HO Auto Rack Manufacturers ID
Posted by dbduck on Wednesday, August 9, 2023 2:34 PM

I have a number of HO auto racks that I am not sure of the manufacturers. I wonder if anyone can help me identify them. They all have a different coupler mounting system.  I am pretty sure that "C " is made by Walthers. Any help would be appreciated. Thanks in advance

 

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Posted by NittanyLion on Wednesday, August 9, 2023 2:57 PM

I think all three are Walthers. My logic? The coupler cover on A is identical to the ones used on their mid 90s offerings for 89 foot cars. The cover on B looks like a modified version of it, with two more screws holding it on. And the black coupler spring in C is what's under the yellow cover in A. 

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