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  1. HO Scale MILW

    A Question of Crossings

    Hi all, so recently, I bought some Walthers Scenemaster HO Scale Crossing flashers, and I plan to buy the Walthers Crossing Signal Control box. I think it comes with sensors. I was just wondering, what all goes into wiring crossings into the control box? Will I have to buy anything more? How do...
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    Crossing Bucks vs. Crossing Signals, Which Should I Use?

    I wasn’t sure the best place to post my question so I figured the general discussion section would be best. On my micro-layout, I have an industrial boulevard that has three tracks pretty much parallel to one another. Two of the tracks serve industries, while the other is the main line. What...
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    Suggestions for Creating Light Assembly for N Scale Crossing Signals

    I’ve decided to scratch build a pair of N Scale Crossing signals with gates. I found some gates at the Amherst Train Show earlier this year and I already had several crossing buck signs from a previous layout. The part I need to construct somehow is the assembly circled in the photo below. Any...

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