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Making a diamond crossing at an intersection.

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Paratom

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I am trying to use the peg / align tool to make a dimond crossing at an intersection but an invalid request message pops up telling me the templates are tangential. Could anyone please explain to me what I am doing wrong.

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Martin Wynne

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@Paratom

Hi,

You are not doing anything wrong. It is a bug in the 227a works, which I'm currently fixing.

I'm very sorry about that. I left it too long between updates, which means I forgot about some unfinished loose ends from several months ago.

I will get another update done either overnight or some time tomorrow.

In the meantime, you can get what you want by make the control on the turnout, and then tools > make ladder crossover.

Sorry again,

Martin.
 
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