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CopperHead N Scale, PC Board Pre-Gapped Crossties - 1mm


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N, 7 scale inches (0.04" /1mm) thick pre-gapped, copper cladded PC Board Crossties are designed to match the height of the wood ties used for N scale straight and curved trackwork and are pre-gapped for DC and DCC compatibility.

Fast Tracks CopperHead PC Board ties are machined to shape rather than sheared or stamped, producing a perfectly flat tie with no twisting or warping and very clean, crisp edges. The copper cladding is applied to both sides of the tie with double isolation gaps cut close to the rail on one side, making it easy to disguise the gap during final finishing.

  • 7 scale inches (0.04" /1mm) thick - matches N wood crossties
  • Pre-Gapped - eliminates the need to hand file the gaps into the ties
  • Double Gapped - with gaps cut close to the rail to help disguise them
  • Cut to length - no further preparation required
  • Machined, not stamped - perfectly flat with no twisting and clean edges

Sold on a fret of 45 ties.

Tie Dimensions

PC Board Tie Dimensions

Size LengthWidthHeight
Prototype Imperial8.5'9" 7"
Model Imperial0.64"0.06"0.04"
Prototype Metric2.6m228.6mm177.8mm
Model Metric16.2mm1.4mm1.1mm

4 reviews for CopperHead N Scale, PC Board Pre-Gapped Crossties - 1mm

  1. 5 out of 5

    Stephen Sharp (verified owner)

    Pre-gapped is a wonderful upgrade.

  2. 5 out of 5

    Marcel Poupard (verified owner)

    The quality is very apparent. That was exactly what I was looking for and expecting! This will save me a lot of time and effort!

  3. 5 out of 5

    Timothy Rumph (verified owner)

    I am building my model railroad in sections. I use these PC ties at the section boundaries. With the rails soldered to the ties, if I need to separate them later, I just cut the rails and they'll line back up when I put them back together. This is also how they are used for the FreeMo modules.

  4. 5 out of 5

    Rick Coble (verified owner)

    These are a great time saver being pre gaped. The quality is great in consistency. Product really makes building your own track a very enjoyable and rewarding part of model rail roading. They are also great for repairing other manufactures track. Thanks for the great product.

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