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Looks like it's all there to me, just no track out the end of it. Follow the track down the street and it ends there to. In the railroad scrap business we call this a "Dead Horse". I'd like to go down there and scrap that track out!

Robert Gift

former OL presenter
No guard rails athe frog.
Or does this not need them?
Have never seen a switch withouthem.

Scrap? What there would be of any value?


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No, not new by any means. You will see them on switching leads and side tracks. They do not use them on mainlines. Slow speed track only. is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to - An online railroad bookstore featuring a curated selection of new and used railroad books. Railroad pictorials, railroad history, steam locomotives, passenger trains, modern railroading. Hundreds of titles available, most at discount prices! We also have a video and children's book section. - An online model railroad bookstore featuring a curated selection of new and used books. Layout design, track plans, scenery and structure building, wiring, DCC, Tinplate, Toy Trains, Price Guides and more.

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