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#11115 G-Scale Remote Coupler (Body Mount Coupler Kit)

Patent Numbers 7,810,660 & 5,775,524

Designed for use with Freight & Passenger cars.
The Kit includes the necessary components to convert both ends of one car to Remote Couplers. The #11115 Coupler Kit includes a standard size servo (that will need to mounted inside the car where space allows) to operate the body mounted #906 couplers. The car can be setup to remotely operate a single coupler or both couplers simultaneously.


If #11215 Kadee® RC Hand-Held Transmitter (sold separately) is being used to operate Remote Coupler, the #11110 Receiver Kit (sold separately) is needed to allow the Hand-Held Transmitter to communicate with servo.

 

Kadee® RC Remote Couplers can be operated several ways including with your existing DCC Locomotive Controller.

Best: We recommend using the Kadee® RC Remote System (#11215 Kadee® RC Hand-Held Transmitter & #11110 Receiver Kit).

Good: Using the Kadee® RC #11130 Servo Controller (factory programed) to operate Kadee® RC Remote Couplers along with a DCC (Digital Command Control), AirWire, or other locomotive control decoders with auxiliary/function output.

OK: Using DCC Locomotive Controllers (decoder) (whether being DCC, AirWire, or some other means) that have built in a Servo Controller that meets Kadee® RC Remote Couplers operational requirements*.

There are Digital Command Control (DCC) decoders on the market with built in Servo Controller* & (DCC) Servo Decoders* can be used to operate Kadee® RC Remote Couplers. Radio Control Servo Controllers* also can operate Kadee® RC Remote Couplers as well. There will be limited technical support we can provide for Non Kadee products, you will need to contact the DCC decoder manufacturer.
*The Servo Controller must operate at an adjustable 90 degree servo rotation.

Note: Do to risk of coupler over rotation, any other means of operating the Kadee® RC Remote Couplers other than a Kadee® RC Remote System will void the remote coupler warranty.

 

2 - #906 G-Scale Coupler & Body Mount Gearbox (individual)(Assembly Required)
2 - Trip Pin Linkage Collars

2 - Short Linkage Rods

1 - Long Linkage Rod

2 - #841 Shims

1 - Mounting Screws & Hardware

1 - #11120 Standard Servo Kit (1 - Hitec (HS-311) Servo, 1 - Vertical Servo Tray - for Hitec (HS-311) , 1 - Mounting Hardware)

 

Coupler Conversion Info

You must first identify the locomotive or rolling stocks manufacturer and type before looking the product up on the Kadee-RC Coupler Conversion List. Use the Kadee-RC Coupler Conversion List to lookup our suggested Kadee-RC coupler for the particular model. (Our conversions typically requiring the least modification to a model).

 

Always check the G-Scale coupler heights with our #980 & #1-Scale coupler heights with our #1929 Coupler Height Gauge.

 

#11115 G-Scale Remote Coupler
(Body Mount Coupler Kit)
1 Kit

$39.99

Dealers: Kadee® RC products are at second tier pricing.

- Body Mount Coupler Assembly Instructions

- Body Mount Remote Uncoupler Kit Installation Instructions

* Limited uncoupling on curves.
Some cars may require additional modification that the Basic Starter Kit is not equipped to convert.
Use our #880 or 980 G-Scale Height Gauge to check for the correct coupler height and trip pin clearance.

Garden Trains: Kadee Remote Uncoupling - Installing the 11100 Starter Kit


How to install a #11100 Basic Starter Kit or #11115 Body Mount Coupler Kit & #11110 Receiver Kit on a USA Trains Boxcar.

Garden Trains: Quick Instructions for Installing Kadee Remote Couplers - Kit #11100


Learn how easy it is to install Kadee Remote Couplers provided with #11100 Basic Starter Kit or #11115 Body Mount Coupler Kit on a USA Trains Boxcar.

 

 

#11115 Body Mount Coupler Kit (G-Scale)

(Long Linkage Rod, Mounting Screws & Miscellaneous Hardware not shown.)

#11120 Standard Servo Kit

(Mounting Hardware not shown.)

servo

 

Remote Uncoupling
Stop car(s) on desired track, allowing slack to occur between the couplers. Press the on the transmitter and open the remote coupler**.
The remote coupler draws itself apart, uncoupling them.
Withdraw to disengage couplers, leaving uncoupled car(s) on desired track. Press the on the transmitter and closing the remote coupler**.
* Limited uncoupling on curves.
** The receiver that controls coupler must be addressed, before it can receive commands from transmitter.