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Old 07-09-2020, 01:28 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I am to build a simple run of track, 72ft., to be place on a newly poured concrete sidewalk. I am thinking about outdoor silicone to adhere the track to the concrete, anybody have any experience with this method or other recommendations. Up here in the north in Ontario. Thanks.
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Old 07-09-2020, 06:20 PM   #2 (permalink)
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I would not recommend gluing it down as expansion and contraction of the rails tends to pull the rails loose from the ties. A few tie downs with curves or expansion joints in between would be OK. I tried gluing down some of the track on my RR and the expansion of the rails pulled them loose from the ties. The track needs to be able to move either lengthwise or sideways.
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