The Fast Tracks site was moved to a new hosting service on June 15, 2023. For security reasons you will need to reset your account password.

Sn3 Branchline Straight Track Fixture for ME Code 83 Rail

AF-SN3-A-ME83-B
Slide

Built When Ordered

Production Time: 5 days

The AF-SN3-A-ME83-B will be automatically added to our production queue when it is ordered.

PRICE : $76.39

Build unlimited lengths of perfectly straight track with Fast Tracks Straight Track Assembly Fixture.

Don't forget to order supplies!

Part of the Fast Tracks Infinite Track System, this Sn3 Micro Engineering code 83, straight track Assembly Fixture can be used to construct straight lengths of branchline trackwork quickly and easily. Even though this fixture is only 16” (406mm) long, it can be used to make unlimited lengths of perfectly straight track! Once a section of track is constructed in the fixture, it is simply moved over, and the next section added. A single length of track with minimal rail joints can be built to any length needed by staggering the rail joints. Trackwork built using Fast Tracks fixtures is NMRA/NASG compliant and will easily outperform any store bought track! No special skills are needed, and results are guaranteed. Fast Tracks assembly fixtures will help you build high-quality hand laid track that:

  • Is Highly Accurate – Build straight branchline trackwork that stays in perfect gauge – permanently
  • Performs Perfectly – Eliminates track-related derailments
  • Is Easy To Build – No special skills are needed
  • Looks Great! – Get results that rival even the most experienced modelers
  • Lets You Work in Comfort – Build trackwork at your workbench
  • Is NMRA/NASG Compliant – Will work with any NMRA/NASG compliant equipment

Additional Items

In addition to code 83 rail, you will also need to purchase matching 0.08” (2mm), (5 scale inches) thick, pre-gapped, Sn3 CopperHead PC board Crossties manufactured by Fast Tracks for curved and straight trackwork. Our PC Board crossties match the thickness of the wood ties and are pre-gapped for DC and DCC compatibility. Add our matching QuickSticks Crosstie Strips to your order to finish your trackwork. These laser-cut wood tie strips make finishing straight trackwork a snap! We also offer traditional single piece wood cross ties as well.

Click on the Supplies Tab above to add additional items needed to build trackwork to your order. Try our Supplies Calculator to determine the consumable items you will need for your trackwork project.

TIE SPACING SPECIFICATIONS

Standard Gauge

MainlineBranchlineSiding
20"22"24"

Narrow Gauge

MainlineBranchline
22"24"

Track Building Supplies

You have added supplies to the cart, but not the assembly fixture needed to build trackwork. Don’t forget to add the fixture to your order!

In addition to an assembly fixture, you also need to order additional supplies.

Enter the total length of track you need to build in feet in the top box and then click the Calculate Quantities button to determine how many products you should order.

Enter the total length of track you need to build in feet in the top box and then click the Calculate Quantities button to determine how many products you should order.

You have added supplies to the cart, but not the assembly fixture needed to build trackwork. Don’t forget to add the fixture to your order!

$0.00
Selected Options Total
$0.00
Selected Options Total
$0.00

You have added supplies to the cart, but not the assembly fixture needed to build trackwork. Don’t forget to add the fixture to your order!

Description
REC
Options we recommend you purchase if you don’t already have them.
Quantity
Option Price
Option Total
5118
2
1.2000
i
Recommended
$3.69/ea
$0.00/total
5119
2
1.2000
i
$3.69/ea
$0.00/total
3163
2
1.3332
i
$1.50/ea
$0.00/total
2630
66
0.6666
i

Minimum order quantity of 66 pieces

$3.00/ea
$0.00/total
4613
0
0.0000
i
Recommended
$4.49/ea
$0.00/total
3161
0
0.0000
i
Recommended
$5.45/ea
$0.00/total
3162
0
0.0000
i
Recommended
$7.45/ea
$0.00/total
3177
0
0.0000
i
$12.50/ea
$0.00/total
6317
0
0.0000
i
Recommended
$30.49/ea
$0.00/total
5910
0
0.0000
i
$22.95/ea
$0.00/total
3184
0
0.0000
i
$111.20/ea
$0.00/total
3189
0
0.0000
i
Recommended
$0.00/ea
$0.00/total

Reviews

There are no reviews yet.

Be the first to review “Sn3 Branchline Straight Track Fixture for ME Code 83 Rail”
PARAMETERVALUEDETAILS
Rail TypeMicro Engineering Code 83
Tie Spacing (Prototype)24" (610 mm)Tie spacing center of tie to center of tie.
Tie Size (Model)L - 1.31" (33 mm)
W - 0.11" (3 mm)
H - 0.08" (2 mm)
The actual size of the tie.
Track Gauge0.57" (14 mm)The distance between the stock rails.
SizeL - 16" (406 mm)
W - 3" (76 mm)
H - 0.25" (6 mm)
The physical size of the product
Weight1.3 lbs (0.59 kg)
Material6061 Aluminum
Building A Turnout Switch Using Fast Tracks Tools

Step-by-step videos demonstrate how to build a complete switch using a Fast Tracks assembly fixture, PointForm, StockAid, and other tools.

Hand Laying Straight Track With Fast Tracks Tools

Building infinite lengths of bullet straight, hand-laid track is easy when you use an assembly fixture. Here we show you how Fast Tracks straight track assembly fixtures make it possible right at your workbench.

Finishing Straight/Curved Track With QuickSticks

Watch as we demonstrate how to use our QuickSticks laser cut ties to finish straight and curved trackwork built in a Fast Tracks fixture.

Using The Multi-Brush Solder Paste Applicator For Soldering Trackwork

The Multi-Brush makes applying just he right amount of solder flux quick and easy. You will also find it a handy brush to have around for general model construction as well.

Using The 35W Weller Soldering Iron For Model Railroad Trackwork

Using the right soldering iron to solder trackwork is critical to success. We recommend the 35 watt Weller pencil type soldering iron with the ST7 conical shaped soldering tip. Watch along as we demonstrate how to get the most from this soldering equipment.

Solder Overview

Detail about the solder supplied by Fast Tracks for building all types of model trackwork.

Fast Tracks Video Channel

Visit our growing collection of track building demonstration videos

Fast Tracks Knowledge Base

In addition to an extensive Q&A section, we also offer a full library of track building documents.


PREVIOUSLY VIEWED PRODUCTS