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25599

Decoder for Bachmann GP7

A fellow club member found the decoder I need at Tony's Train Xchange. It is a NCE Bach-DSL and is now on order. Wayne Whittington Eugene, OR
wayne whittington
1:24 AM
#25599
 
25598

Decoder for Bachmann EMD GP7 was Re: [ndcc] Decoder for Bachmann EMD

Walt, Thank you for that information. I had a senior moment when writing my original post. The loco I have is a Bachmann EMD GP7, decorated by Micro-Trains
wayne whittington
Aug 31
#25598
 
25597

Re: Decoder for Bachmann EMD SW-1500

Wayne, Walthers did buy out LifeLike, but some tooling was ôsharedö by several manufacturers so some are really look-alikes. Walt ... Wayne, Walthers did buy
Walt Huston
Aug 31
#25597
 
25596

Re: Decoder for Bachmann EMD SW-1500

Send it to Bob the Train Guy and let him worry about it. bob@... ...  He's one of several who do decoder installs.  Tony's Trains being
Henry Stinson
Aug 31
#25596
 
25595

Re: Decoder for Bachmann EMD SW-1500

Bob, I am red-faced and must admit at age 75 my senior moments are occurring much too often. I currently have two locomotives on my work bench; a M-T SW-1500
wayne whittington
Aug 31
#25595
 
25594

Re: Decoder for Bachmann EMD SW-1500

Wayne, ... Does this help? http://www.tcsdcc.com/Customer_Content/Installation_Pictures/N_Scale/Micro%20Trains/SW1500_MT1500.html Bob
Robert Myers
Aug 31
#25594
 
25593

Re: Decoder for Bachmann EMD SW-1500

Thank you for your response. The engine in question has "Bachmann" stamped on the bottom of each power truck. In addition the packaging with the jewel case
wayne whittington
Aug 31
#25593
 
25592

Decoder for Bachmann EMD SW-1500

Hello All, Some time ago Micro-Trains released a train set consisting of a Bachmann EMD SW-1500 in Cotton Belt colors, 1 Cotton Belt trailer on flat car, 2 SP
wayne whittington
Aug 30
#25592
 
25591

Re: Early Kato motor question

Bob, Your description sounds like there is some binding in the mechanism after assembly. one of the frequent binding points on these engines is the bearing
karpetkrafters
Aug 16
#25591
 
25590

Re: National Convention

If you are referring to the N scale convention in Sacramento, it was great!! This was my second one (first was in 2006 in Denver)! Chuck
sagelake
Aug 16
#25590
 
25589

Early Kato motor question

I recently got around to doing conversions on a couple of old Atlas/Kato RS models. These are the design from the late '80s with a can type motor and the zinc
Robert Myers
Aug 11
#25589
 
25588

Re: low voltage motors

Joe, You appear to be making a common mistake regarding how a DCC decoder controls a motor. It doesn’t vary the voltage the way that an analogue power
John Heitmann
Aug 3
#25588
 
25587

Re: low voltage motors

Personally, I'm not sold on the resistor idea. It would be power wasteful, and probably too large to physically fit in a model. If it did, it could generate
wasunka45
Aug 3
#25587
 
25586

Re: low voltage motors

Charles, I haven’t had occasion to try zeners either, but that is what I was going to suggest too. John H. ... Charles, I haven’t had occasion to try
John Heitmann
Aug 3
#25586
 
25585

Re: low voltage motors

Anyone using opposing 7 to 9 volt zener diodes between the motor and the decoder? All the best, Charles Sloane ... What are people doing to effectively use
taz_of_boyds
Aug 2
#25585
 
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