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#6 Dual Gauge PointForm for Code 70, 83 & 100 Rail


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Now anyone can build virtually perfect, #6 frog and switch points for dual gauge trackwork simply and easily - Guaranteed!

With the Fast Tracks, PointForm filing jig modelers of all skill levels can construct realistic-looking, better-performing frog or switch points that can reduce derailments and simplify an otherwise difficult step in building a switch.

The PointForm works by holding the rail at a precise angle so that points can be filed. Its use is simple, slide the rail into the end marked "Point" to form switch points or the end marked "Frog" to form frog points. Tighten the cap screws using the supplied 5/32" Allan wrench and file the rail flush with the tool's edge, and you are done!

Get perfect results every time!

In addition to a groove for the primary frog, Dual Gauge PointForms have an additional groove that holds the rail at the correct angle for the secondary frog. Frog points formed with the PointForm tool will produce two symmetrical halves of the frogs, making placement of the points into a Fast Tracks assembly fixture very easy; slide the two rails forward in the grooves until they meet.

Two symmetrical halves of a frog point
Two symmetrical halves of a frog point produced in a PointForm tool.

Points constructed with the PointForm tool are ideally suited for creating points for Fast Tracks made trackwork but can also be used for handlaid  trackwork built without a Fast Tracks assembly fixture.

This PointForm filing tool can be used to construct frog and switch points for #6 switches using Code 70, 83 & 100 rail and will work with all scales and gauges up to O. Each PointForm filing jig comes complete with a 5/32" Allen wrench for tightening the clamping screws and will last for thousands of uses.

2 reviews for #6 Dual Gauge PointForm for Code 70, 83 & 100 Rail

  1. 5 out of 5

    Jim Wanlass (verified owner)

    I have been using one of the original versions of this for years and it is quite worn out. This new one is giving me much better results and holds the rail tightly while I'm filing it. I wish I had "upgraded" sooner.

  2. 5 out of 5

    Larry Govedich (verified owner)

    I missed ordering this with my initial request, but its just what i needed to get the filing right. Awesome tool for the job for sure... Thank you FT

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Switch Size6This turnout size that the PointForm will work with.
Works with Rail Codes70, 83 & 100
Switchpoint AngleThe angle between the straight and diverging route at the switchpoint.
Diverging Route Angle9.46 (Decimal)
1:6 (Ratio)
Decimal = Frog angle in decimal degrees
D/M/S = Deg/Min/Sec
Ratio = Frog angle expressed as a ratio
SizeL - 4" (102 mm)
W - 1.18" (30 mm)
H - 1" (25 mm)
The physical size of the product
Weight1.056 lbs (0.479 kg)
MaterialBlackened Cold Rolled Steel
Building Turnouts Using Fast Tracks Assembly Fixtures

This fully illustrated document provides complete details for building switches using Fast Tracks tools & supplies. These instructions apply to Turnouts, Wyes & Curved Turnouts in all scales and include essential information for building any fixture-built trackwork.

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.

Using The Fast Tracks PointForm Tool To Build Switchpoints

The PointForm tool is not only used to file Frog points. It can also be used to file perfect switch points as well. Here is how it works.

Using The Fast Tracks PointForm Tool To Build Frogpoints

Building highly accurate frogpoints is made fast and simple with the Fast Tracks PointForm tool. Here is a detailed demonstration showing you how it works.

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