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HO Scale 400mm Radius SweepSticks


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We can ship the SW-HO-C-400mm immediately. If you order more than what we have available, we will hold your order and add additional units required to our production queue. The lead time for this product is shown above.

PRICE : $10.00

2 in stock

Use our laser cut SweepSticks to aid in precisely forming HO flextrack to a perfect 460mm radius. In addition to holding flextrack at a specific radius, SweepSticks can be used as an aid to track planning. They are great for determining whether the desired radius will actually fit as planned before starting any track laying. No cheating with SweepSticks!

SweepSticks work great for confidently centering the rail onto the wood ties. No more off center track!

HO SweepSticks track forming tools are:

  • Precise! – Shape commercial flextrack to you desired radius. Confidently.
  • Inexpensive – Priced to allow a modeler to build a library of sizes.
  • Versatile – All curved and straight HO SweepSticks are interchangeable with each other.
  • Robust – Don’t let the wood construction fool you, SweepSticks are cut from stable aircraft grade plywood.
  • Multiple Use – Can be used to form flextrack, plan a layout, or as a tool for hand laying trackwork.
  • Vast – A very large collection of radii are available, including custom sizes.
  • Compatible – HO SweepSticks can be used with all types of commercial flextrack.

HO SweepSticks are precision laser cut from 2mm aircraft grade Baltic Birch plywood. The multiple direction of the wood grain in plywood makes it very stable and ideally suitable for SweepSticks. Each SweepStick set will include two 300mm (10″) lengths that are glued together to form a single, long piece. Additional lengths and sizes can be added for make a Sweep as long as desired.

Place an order for 6 sets of SweepSticks to create a complete 460mm radius circle. Each set includes 2 300mm (10″) lengths.

  • The end of each SweepStick forms a box joint that is interchangeable with any other HO scale SweepStick.
  • Centerline slots are provided for drawing track centerlines onto roadbed.
  • Clearance is provided for spiking if the SweepSticks are to be used for hand laying track.

SweepSticks Features

1 review for HO Scale 400mm Radius SweepSticks

  1. 5 out of 5

    Alexandre Chatziefstratiou (verified owner)

    Very good product! Made of nice quality thin wood. It has fitted my Brazilian tracks HO from Frateschi nicely. Helps on straights and on curves. Parallels. For me, key! Glue for wood required. I recommend the SweepSticks. Alexandre

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Radius mmThe radius these SweepSticks will form.
Full circle!ERROR! C3 -> Formula Error: Unexpected operator '*'
Track Gauge0.66" (17 mm)The distance between the stock rails.
Weight0.044 lbs (0.02 kg)
Material2mm thick 3 Ply Baltic Birch
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