Re: Aristo DCC plug on Dash 9
- Thanks to Joel, I now have my Dash 9 set up the same way, except
that I still need to pick up a relay for the ditch lights. Thanks
--- In AirWire@yahoogroups.com, "Joel Waterman"
> I am now finished the Dash 9.
> Wires to the 2 motor leads on the DCC plug worked fine, but wires
> the light control leads did nothing. There are negative from theup
> AirWire and there is no positive to drive the regulator. I ended
> supplying battery + to one track pin and battery - to the otherand it
> worked fine (I also disconnected the track pickup wires so therewill
> be no surprises with live track)relay
> I now have separate control of the normal lights (switch on the
> engine), directional lights (F 0) and the ditch lights (with a
> controlled by F 6)comes
> --- In AirWire@yahoogroups.com, "Robert Rose" <sandyr2@> wrote:
> > >Joel,
> > If it is like the Aristo Mikado the + voltage for the lights
> > from a voltage regulator LM2940-5 mounted in the loco. If Isink
> > correctly it is the one which uses the lead weight as a heat
> > is mounted on it. Aristo has the Micado schematic posted on
> > site which may be of some help. All the AirWire does is switch
> > to the front or rear headlamp.
> > Bob