HOBBY NEWS Kadee coupler co-inventor dies

Model Railroader has announced that Dale Edwards Senior, inventor with his twin brother Keith,  of what became known as the Kadee coupler,died 19th September aged 93.

His twin brother pre-deceased him.

Kadee was started in 1945 by the twin brothers, creating the first operating model knuckle coupler.

Dale has been credited with assisting in the development of more than 40 patents related to model railroad products.