Fast Tracks dual gauge assembly fixtures will help you build high quality hand laid track that:
- Is Highly Accurate - Build Dual Gauge Left Side Turnouts that stay in perfect gauge - permanently
- Performs Perfectly - Completely eliminates track related derailments
- Is Economical - Build hundreds of Dual Gauge Left Side Turnouts with one fixture
- Is versatile - A single fixture can be used to build up to 14 different types of dual and single gauge turnouts.
- Can Be Built Quickly - Build a Dual Gauge Left Side Turnout in a few hours!
- Looks Great! - Get results that rival even the most experienced modelers
- Lets You Work in Comfort - Build trackwork at your workbench
- Is NMRA Compliant - Will work with any NMRA compliant equipment
Dual gauge assembly fixtures are the most versatile turnout fixture that we offer. A single fixture can be used to build standard N or Nn3 turnouts, as well as 11 different combinations of dual gauge turnouts. This assembly fixture can be used to construct trackwork for left hand and right hand, single and dual gauge N/Nn3 turnouts with the narrow gauge track on the left side as shown in the image below.
Dual gauge QuickSticks are available to construct left side dual gauge turnouts shown in the blue shaded area shown in the image below. QuickSticks are also available to for completing N and Nn3 standard turnouts as shown in the red shaded areas. QuickSticks are not currently available for the versions that are unshaded. You need to purchase standard wood ties to complete these types of turnouts.Click the image for a larger version with more details.
To build single gauge N turnouts, order our standard N scale, #6 QuickSticks
.To build single Nn3 turnouts, you need to order a special version of our Nn3 turnout QuickSticks
for dual gauge assembly fixtures. Our standard Nn3 turnout QuickSticks will not work with this fixture
. A selection of QuickSticks are also available to construct left side dual gauge turnouts
To order other supplies for this kit, click on the Related Items tab at the top of this page.
If you order a Fast Tracks assembly fixture, we highly recommend that you consider purchasing a matching PointForm
points filing tool and StockAid stock rail tool. This will make the construction of the switch and frog points much easier. You may also want to consider adding a bundle of PC Board ties
to your order. You will find all of these items by clicking on the Related Items tab at the top of this page. Or better yet, check out our complete dual gauge track building kit
You will find the matching Dual right side assembly fixture here
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|This product is part of our Craftsman Series of tools that are designed for modelers who want to go that 'extra mile' to produce outstanding trackwork. You should be prepared to spend extra time and effort to learn how to use this product. Click here to learn more about our Craftsman Series of tools. |
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Click on the links below to learn more about how Fast Tracks tools and supplies can help you build better railroads
Assembly Fixture Builders Guide
Dual Gauge Assembly Fixture Users Guide
Building Template For Dual Gauge Left Side Turnouts
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