I caught my brain in idle today and found it
was thinking about Sergent couplers for intermodal cars.
No, not the end couplers- the couplers in the
articulating position. If one was to put on the "ham
gloves" the styrene couplings cannot take the stress.
Some are actually metal, but these are certainly lacking
in the imagination department. I am kind of hoping that
Frank might consider casting these because it can be
near impossible to find replacements should they become
damaged. Since these couplings have no moving parts or
little fiddly assemblies, there should be a market for
It's one thing top break off a detail part, but
should a coupling get broken, you might have 5 cars