Frog Juicers

Will the Frog Juicer be available with more than 6 outputs?

Not likely, as the microprocessor can only handle 6 outputs.

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Is there a Frog Juicer wiring diagram for a single crossover?

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Is there a Frog Juicer wiring diagram for a crossing?

Wiring a crossing for automatic polarity control requires 2 Frog Juicer circuits. (Two single Frog Juicers, one dual Frog Juicer, or two circuits from a Hex Frog Juicer.) Two of the frogs diagonally across fro...

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Is there a wiring diagram for a double crossover?

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Is there a wiring diagram for a 3-Way turnout with a Frog Juicer?

Wiring 3-Way turnouts is just a simple matter of attaching the two frogs to two Frog Juicers. 2 Singles, 1 Dual, or 2 outputs from a Hex Frog Juicer.

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Which brands of turnouts will work with the Hex Frog Juicer?

Brand HFJ Compatible Notes American Flyer No Atlas Yes If the frog is metal (Custom Line). Not if the frog is plastic. ...

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What is the maximum distance allowed between a Frog Juicer and the turnout frog?

Here are the recommended wire sizes and maximum distances to the frog from a Frog Juicer. AWG Size Max Distance 30 2' (0.6m) 26 5' (1.5m) 24 8' (2.4m) 22 12' (3.6m) 18 32' (9.7m) Note: H...

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Does the frog have to be powered or does the Frog Juicer provide power as well as polarity control?

The Frog Juicer provides correct polarity power to the frog. Power is supplied to the Frog Juicer from the main bus, which it then uses to power the frog.

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Will turnout controls such as a ground throws or switch machines affect the function of the Hex Frog Juicer?

No. The a Frog Juicer works independently from the turnout control. The only electrical connection to the frog should be from the Frog Juicer.

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Do all turnouts connected to a Frog Juicer have to be in the same electrical block?

No. Turnouts can be in different blocks. We do recommend that you connect the Frog Juicer directly to the command station with no circuit breakers. Essentially a Frog Juicer will form a single block of it's own...

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