Railroad Code 83

The railroad "code" indicates the rail height in thousandths of an inch. The help regulate the sizes and scales of your model train accessories. 

Examples of this railroad code include: Code 100 (.100"), code 83 (.083"), and code 70 (.070") are common sizes in HO scale while code 80, code 70, and code 55 are used for N scale.

These sizes represent the various sizes real railroads use.

Code 83 has a rail height of .083"; the products in this category below include both HO scale code 83 products.

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