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Re: 9 Volt DC Power...

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  • cav2ya@erols.com
    All, As Rob said, it s just a rheostat in a plastic box. But, if your just dying to have a genuine Maerklin rheostat in a plastic box, there s one for sale at
    Message 1 of 4 , Jun 28, 2001
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      All,
      As Rob said, it's just a rheostat in a plastic box. But, if your
      just dying to have a genuine Maerklin rheostat in a plastic box,
      there's one for sale at the e-bay Z listings along with some used
      track. Why not build one instead?

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      --- In z_scale@y..., "Robert Allbritton" <robert@p...> wrote:
      > Easy to make a throttle for a 9 volt:
      >
      > Just put a rheostat in line, and bingo, instant battery throttle. I
      use one
      > to do maintenance work on locomotives because they are compact and
      one less
      > thing I need to plug in.
      >
      > -Rob
      >
      > -----Original Message-----
      > From: bjkronen@a... [mailto:bjkronen@a...]
      > Sent: Wednesday, June 27, 2001 10:11 PM
      > To: z_scale@y...
      > Subject: Re: [z_scale] 9 Volt DC Power...
      >
      >
      > Bim:
      >
      > > I am thinking about ordering one just to see what
      > > the controller is...(9 volt battery)
      >
      > The one I have is a plastic box with a slide switch on it (on-off),
      two
      > wires
      > and the standard Marklin push terminals on the ends. No throttle
      control.
      > But it's several years old.
      >
      > Bill Kronenberger
      > Houston
      >
      > "Z" WARNING! HANDLE WITH CARE! Highly addictive in Small DoseZ!
      >
      >
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