Weaver GP38 Replacement Drive

$ 36.99

Significantly improve low speed operation of your Weaver GP38 locomotive with this bolt-on adjustable drive tower and re-gearing kit.

Designed as a drop-in replacement for the O Scale Weaver GP38 locomotive you can easily replace the drooping plastic drive tower with this two piece adjustable tower and enjoy smooth, quite operation.

Featuring a two piece design with a fiberglass lower section for electrical isolation, adjustable height tower for the perfect chain tension, an additional 2.5 to 1 gear reduction for better low speed running, ball bearing supported drive shafts for smoother operation, and threaded drive shafts that eliminate gear cracking and allows for horizontal backlash adjustment... no more C clips!

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Available with and without gear reduction.

Kit with gear reduction and new chain include:

  • 1 - Insulated lower tower
  • 1 - Aluminum upper tower
  • 2 - Drive shaft bearings
  • 1 - Drive shaft - 1/8"
  • 1 - Shaft spacer
  • 1 - Lock nut
  • 1 - 8 tooth upper gear
  • 1 - 20 tooth lower gears (modified to fit lower axle)
  • 1 - Lengths of chain with 36 links ea.

Kit without gear reduction include:

  • 1 - Insulated lower tower
  • 1 - Aluminum upper tower
  • 2 - Drive shaft bearings
  • 1 - Drive shaft - 1/8"
  • 1 - Shaft spacer
  • 1 - Lock nut
  • 1 - 8 tooth upper gear that fit the included drive shaft

The perfect drop-in solution for re-gearing your Red Caboose GP9. Fits both plastic and brass trucks.