As stated by SantaFeJim clever & simple. If one wanted to have the adapter blend in with the black plastic/metal of the Lionel coupler just use a permanent ink black Magic Marker on the brass head of the paper joiner. Maybe on the bent tab underneath. Purely aesthetic but would look great.
as to the outside rail, had a 666 come uncoupled and derailed on the outside curve by the window, another few inches and it would have gone straight through. i am always quite vigilant running anything on the outside rail.
Gee wilikers Benz another helpful thread and as a operator of various types marx,lionel, mth this is very helpful to someone that enjoys various makes making them work together.
Thanks for taking the time and video showing us.
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