BullFrog Turnout Controls

What is a BullFrog Switch Machine?

BullFrog switch machines are used to operate the switch points of a track switch. They are mounted directly below a switch with a small diameter wire driving the switchpoints above. Made of precisely laser cut ...

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What BullFrog components do I need for each turnout?

Each turnout requires a BullFrog Manual Turnout Control and a BullFrog Control Rod Kit, either 18" or 36", depending how far the BullFrog will be located from the control location. If the BullFrog will be more ...

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How much space does a BullFrog switch machine need?

It takes about 2" of vertical clearance to fit a BullFrog switch machine. You can download this drawing from here.

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What is a SideWinder?

If vertical space is limited you can mount a BullFrog switch machine on it's side using a SideWinder kit. The SideWinder kit includes all the parts and hardware (not including the BullFrog switch machine) neede...

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