I wanted to have a way of remotely switching between the multiple video cameras that I have on my layout using the TMCC/Legacy remotes. I decided to try using an Accessory/Switch Controller as the switching device. I figured that the … Continue reading
(If you don’t like reading technical information with detailed explanations, I suggest you exit this page now and go to a website where you can buy a ready-made battery replacement.) I never have liked devices that are powered by rechargeable … Continue reading
This schematic is for driving multiple white LEDs for passenger car illumination. Values for the components have not been determined.
The MANCO Autonomous Layout Mapper (ALaM) provides the capability of generating a 3-dimensional map of an 0-gauge 3-rail train layout. The device is rolled around the layout manually or with a pushing locomotive to sample all of the available trackage. … Continue reading
Current Lionel TMCC products are aimed at new TMCC layouts that distribute the ‘intelligence’ around the layout in small bundles. Controllers such as the SC1 and SC2 can be placed near a cluster of switches. The disadvantage of this TMCC-only … Continue reading