Left-hand crossover with plastic insulated coreFleischmann 9162 with ballast to scale N: 1/160, code 80, angle 15°, length 111mm.
A switch/crossing with the insulated core (plastic) keeps the two channels electrically independent.
A switch/crossing with the polarized core (metal) allows the current to be cut off in the pathway not selected by the lever.
The Fleischmann brand offers a wide range of miniature railroad tracks and rails with ballast for building model train layouts in N: 1/160 scale .
Fleischmann offers straight rails with lengths ranging from 27.75 millimeters for the smallest to 777 millimeters for the largest.
The curved tracks range from Radius R1: 192 millimeter radius, to R4: 430 millimeter radius, suitable for any type of rolling stock from the smallest locomotive to the largest convoy.
The ties that mimic wooden ties, and the ballast under the track are plastic with relief for a more realistic rendering.
The track width with ballast is 16 mm.
The thickness of the ballast is 1.5 mm.
The rail sections are made of maillechort (copper and brass alloy) allowing for easy maintenance, longer life and reliable electrical continuity of the track.
The height of the rail profile is 2.1 mm in code 80.
The Fleischmann brand offers fine nails under part number 9409 to fasten rails in N 1/160 scale .