A mixed-gauge railway line designed for two different track-gauges.
allows trains of different gauges to share the same track.
Track able to accommodate trains of two different wheel gauges. Usually achieved by the laying of a third length of rail, one being common to both gauges.
A mixed track gauge, often seen at interchange points between standard gauge and narrow gauge railroads.
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With dual gauge track and the mantra of SMALLER engines, cars, trains and Radius, you can add a lot of operating fun in your limited space if you THINK SMALL. Why not sample narrow gauge? Mixed gauge trackwork is fun. Are you interested? Let's talk.
This 30'x15' S/Sn3 railroad is designed for operational fun. The "U" shape has a narrower "leg" against a wall with the other 10'x8' "leg" accessible from both sides.
Shaneville is all Code 70 dual gauge with some bits of HON3 wandering off to Port Feron and elsewhere
Utopia is a mixture of Code 100, 83, 70 and 55 ...
See also: Gauge, Locomotive, Track, Steam, Standard