Re: Kato 90 degree crossing track


My experience with HO Kato and its 90 degree crossings says that just power the track as "usual" and there will be no problem - using unijoiners as designed.


Mike G.

On 8/2/2020 6:05 PM, Kiran Kaja wrote:
Hi All,

I am exploring the possibility of having a branch line cross my double track mainline at a couple of spots on the layout. I have to use the Kato N Scale 90 degree crossing track pieces connected to each other for this. The branch line is single track. Here is a picture of what I am exploring.

I can feed power from all 6 directions but I think I will need to add feeders to the unijoiners that join the 2 actual crossing track pieces. Am I correct? Without this, I am guessing that the train on the branch line won't have power where the 2 crossing track pieces join.

Thanks for any suggestions.


Kiran kaja
Blind amateur Modeler in Northern California
N scale Unitrack | NCE | JMRI
Passenger trains only

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