New TDS SuperSonics Are Here

New TDS SuperSonics Are Here

Posted by on Jan 21, 2015 in News, Tips DCC Sound, Tony's Tips |

TDS SuperSonic Speakers & Enclosures With the SuperSonic series you are getting Tony’s newest state of the art Dream Speakers & Enclosures. These super compact rectangular speakers have incredibly big sound when paired with our matching TDS SuperSonic Enclosures. You will find that you can use these speakers and enclosures in the tight confines of locomotives where other speakers just will not fit! Almost 15 years have passed and we’re replacing the...

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Manual Addendum for PSX Rev G software and PSX-AR Rev K software

Posted by on Jan 16, 2015 in Tech Specs, Tips DCC Components |

DCC Specialties PSX The main change for these software revisions is the function of the jumper from J7-3 to J7-4. The new software uses this connection as a Digitrax Configuration jumper. By installing this connection, all aspects of the PSX series are optimized to operate with Digitrax equipment. This includes the DCS50 and DCS51 as well as the DCS100, the DCS200 and the associated booster only units. As a result of these changes, it is recommended that ANY layout using...

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RRampMeter Upgrade to v3.0

Posted by on Jan 7, 2015 in Tips DCC Components, Tony's Tips |

You can easily upgrade the RRampmeter to V3. First, find the silk screen designation for S1 in the center below the display on the top of the board. To the left, you will see a square pad  hole and a round pad hole. This is the input for external power (labelled J3 on the back of the board). The square is the + input, and the round is the – input. You may use a 9V battery, or any 9 – 15 volt DC power source that has NO connection to the DCC system (e.g. a wall...

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User Reviews Cleaning Cars

Posted by on Jan 3, 2015 in Product Compare, Tips DCC Components, Tony's Tips |

The following review of some popular cleaning cars was fowarded to us, unsolicited, and is used herein with permission. BUY CMX This is one of our FAVORITE topics here. (grin) I have a track cleaning car fetish. I own them all. Anyone I can find from the crumby Roco tank with a dragging pad to the newest CMX. I have even built some of my own design with varying results. I have tried them all and they all have plusses and minuses that have mostly been touched on here. I will...

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