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Shinohara Code 83 HO Track
HO Shinohara Turnouts
Shinohara Code 100 turnouts, DCC friendly, complete selection
Introduced in 1985, Walthers Code 83 track set new standards throughout the model railroad industry. Made exclusively for Walthers by Shinohara, the Code 83 system combines the convenience of sectional systems with the realism of hand-laid track. This makes it easy for any modeler to build a more realistic HO Scale layout with far less work. Today the line includes a variety of special track products, special sizes of straight and curved turnouts and numerous accessories. Scale: HO. Feature Products: Flex Track, Curved and Straight Turnouts, Transition Tracks, Bridge Tracks, Bulk Rail and various special products designed especially for Walthers.
Problems that may cause short circuits when decoder-equipped locos or cars with metal wheels enter the turnout. These drop-in replacements for existing Walthers Code 83 products come fully assembled with: Pre-wired jumper Isolated frog Now that more and more layouts are using Digital Command Control, Shinohara revised their entire selection of turnouts to make them DCC-Friendly. These new versions feature electrically isolated frogs and points to eliminate polarity with built-in connection; an access point allows you to convert to a live frog if desired Powered points with correct polarity Improved point clearance gaps to prevent short circuits from metal wheelsets Insulated tie bar Tab reinforcement to hold points more securely Option to power frog through switch machines
Shinohara code 83 and code 100 Turnouts