A.F. Product Gallery: Track Locks

Manufacturer:American Flyer
Manufacturer ID:693
Road Name:Track Locks
#693/#26693 Track Locks were produced from 1948 through 1956. They came in a tan package marked "M2603". Each envelop was rubber stamped with a number that indicated how many Track Locks were in each packages. These packages contained 12 to 26 (even numbers only) Track Locks. The #693 Track Locks are 1/4" wide. In 1957-60, the Track Locks were assigned the new 5-Digit Number of #26693. Again they were packaged in a tan envelop marked "M3821" as shown in the photo. Again, the number of Track Locks in each package was rubber stamped on the front of the package. This time however the number of Track Locks in each package was 12, 14, or 26. Finally, the width of the #26693 Track Locks was decreased from 1/4" to 1/8". In the photo, the #693 1/4" Track Lock is on the left, while the later #26693 1/8" Track Lock is on the right.
model owned by Ted Hamler
photo © Ted Hamler

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