Is this right?

Discussion in 'Getting Started' started by prodigy2k7, Feb 5, 2007.

  1. prodigy2k7

    prodigy2k7 Member

    I think this is correct, am I right?
    I am trying to connect two atlas under table switches into 1 atlas switch control box (momentary switch thingy)
    (Do I need a certain gauge if I am doing this or am I find with atlas layout wire?)
  2. RailRon

    RailRon Active Member

    This should work ok - both turnouts are thrown at the same time. And you don't need any special wires for that. The wires provided with the switch machine will do.

    This arrangement will be very practical for a crossover from one track to another parallel track - either both turnouts are set for the straight or the diverging route. If they are set the wrong way, just reverse the red and green (blue) wires on ONE of the turnouts.

  3. Nomad

    Nomad Active Member

    I agree with Ron. I have wired crossovers that way, and it works ok.

  4. prodigy2k7

    prodigy2k7 Member

    Thanks, :)!!!
    EDIT: No wires came with the switch machine lol...

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