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Decoder Comparison Matrix

Posted by on Dec 18, 2014 in Product Compare, Tips Decoders and Installations, Tony's Tips |

Updated June 2007
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board 8-pin plug
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Z/N/HO Digitrax DZ125 X 1 2 2 X X X 0.42 0.34 0.11 $24.99
Z/N/HO Digitrax DZ125PS X 1 2 2 X X X 0.42 0.34 0.11 $26.99
Z Digitrax DZ123M0 Microtrains X 1 2 2 X X 2.16 0.58 0.14 $34.99
Z/N/HO Digitrax DZ125IN X 1 2 2 X X X 0.42 0.34 0.11 $26.99
Z/N/HO Digitrax DZ143 X 1 1.5 4 X X X .36″ .55″ .13″ $34.95
Z/N/HO Digitrax DZ143PS X 1 1.5 4 X X X .36″ .55″ .13″ $37.95
Z/N/HO Digitrax DN143IP X X 1 1.5 4 X X X .36″ .55″ .13″ $29.99
N Digitrax DN143K2 (Kato RDC) X 1 1.5 4 X X NA NA NA $44.99
N/HO Digitrax DN123K3 Kato NW2 X 1 1.5 2 X X X 1.34 0.39 0.1 $29.99
N/HO Digitrax DN163 X 1.5 2 6 X X X $34.95
N/HO Digitrax DN163PS X 1.5 2 6 X X X $37.99
N Digitrax DN163A0 (Atl 4 Axle) X 1 1.5 6 X X X .374″ 3.0015″ 0.16 $34.95
N Digitrax DN163A1 (Atl 6 Axle) X 1 1.5 6 X X X .374″ 3.0015″ 0.157″ $34.95
N Digitrax DN163A2(Atl 4 Axle recent) X 1 1.5 6 X X X .374″ 3.0015″ 0.157″ $34.95
N Digitrax DN163A3 (Atl MP15DC) X 1 1.5 6 X X X .374″ 3.0015″ 0.157″ $29.99
N Digitrax DN163I0 X 1 2 6 X X X 3.5″ .367″ 0.135″ $34.99
N Digitrax DN163I1A X 1.5 2 6 X X X 12mm 55mm 2.5mm $34.99
N Digitrax DN163I1B X 1.5 2 6 X X X 12mm 55mm 2.5mm $34.99
N Digitrax DN163I1C X 1.5 2 6 X X X 12mm 55mm 2.5mm $34.99
N Digitrax DN163I2 X 1.5 2 6 X X X 12mm 55mm 2.5mm $34.99
N Digitrax DN163K0A (Kato P42) X 1 1.5 6 X X X .5485″ 2.2165″ .1015″ $34.99
N Digitrax DN163K0B (Kato F3 A+B) X 1 1.5 6 X X X .5485″ 2.2165″ 0.1 $34.95
N Digitrax DN163K0D Kato F40PH X 1 1.5 6 X X X .5485″ 2.2165″ 0.1 $35.99
N Digitrax DN163K1B (Kato AC44) X 1 1.5 6 X X X .426″ 3.11″ .195″ $34.95
Digitrax DN163K1C Kato SD40-2 X 1 1.5 6 X X X .426″ 3.11″ .195″ $35.95
N Digitrax DN163K1D (Kato GG1) X 1 1.5 6 X X X .426″ 3.11″ .195″ $35.95
N Digitrax DN163K2 (SD80/90) X 1 1.5 6 X X X 3.11″ .426″ .195″ $34.99
N Digitrax DN163MO X 1 1.5 6 X X X 2.158″ .58″ 0.135″ $34.99
HO Digitrax DH123AT (Old Athearn) X X 1.5 2 2 X X .66″ 1.2″ .25″ $24.99
HO Digitrax DH123D X X 1.5 2 2 X X .66″ 1.2″ .25″ $19.95
HO Digitrax DH123P /PS X X 1.5 2 2 X X .66″ 1.2″ .25″ $22.99
HO Digitrax DH163AT (Old Athearn) X X 1.5 2 6 X X .66″ 1.2″ .25″ $34.99
HO Digitrax DH163D X X 1.5 2 6 X X X .66″ 1.2″ .25″ $29.99
HO Digitrax DH163IP X X 1.5 2 6 X X X .67″ 1.05″ .25″ $26.99
HO Digitrax DH163P /PS X X 1.5 2 6 X X .66″ 1.2″ .25″ $32.99
HO Digitrax DH165 A0 Atlas/Ath X 1.5 2 6 X X X 0.67 2.88 0.17 $26.99
HO Digitrax DH165 K0 Kato X 1.5 2 6 X X X 0.67 2.88 0.17 $26.99
HO Digitrax DH165 K1A Kato SD40-2 X 1.5 2 6 X X X 0.67 2.88 0.17 $27.99
HO Digitrax DH165 L0 LL/Walthers LL/Walther only X 1.5 2 6 X X X 0.67 2.88 0.17 $26.99
HO Digitrax DH165Q1 QSI Non Sound X 1.5 2 6 X X X $26.99
G/O Digitrax DG383AR X X 3 5 8 X X X 1.45″ 2.23″ $59.99
G/O Digitrax DG583AR X X 5 10 8 X X X 1.45″ 2.23″ $64.99
G/O Digitrax DG583S X 5 10 8 X X X 1.45″ 2.23″ $66.99
HO Lenz GOLD+JST X 1 1.8 4 X X X 0.91″ 0.62″ 0.2″ $39.95
HO Lenz GOLD+JST-W X X 1 1.8 4 X X X 0.91″ 0.62″ 0.2″ $44.95
HO Lenz GOLD+JST-MP X X 1 1.8 4 X X X 0.91″ 0.62″ 0.2″ $44.95
G/O Lenz GOLD +Maxi X 3 5 8 X X X $89.95
Z/N/HO Lenz GOLD +Mini-W X 0.5 0.8 2 X X X 0.43″ 0.35″ 0.11″ $59.95
Z/N/HO Lenz GOLD +Mini-D X X 0.5 0.8 4 X X X 0.43″ 0.35″ 0.11″ $59.95
HO Lenz SILVER+MP X X 1 1.8 4 X X X 0.91 0.66 0.12 $36.95
HO Lenz SILVER+ DIRECT X X 1 1.8 4 X X X 0.91 0.66 0.12 $39.95
Z/N/HO Lenz SILVER +Mini-W X 0.5 0.8 2 X X X 0.43″ 0.35″ 0.11″ $44.95
HO Lenz STANDARD+MP X X 1 1.8 3 X X X 0.91 0.66 0.12 $24.95
HO NCE ATL-S4 X 1.3 2 2 X $29.95
HO NCE Bach-DSL X 1.3 2 4 X X 1.9″ .63″ .12″ $19.95
HO NCE KRS-SR (Kato ) X X 1.3 2 4 X X 1.9″ .65″ .12″ $29.95
HO NCE SW9-SR ( LL SW’s) X 1.3 2 2 X X $29.95
N NCE N12A1 X 1.3 2 2 X X 2.65″ .37″ .12″ $29.95
N NCE N12A2 X 1.3 2 2 X X $29.95
N NCE N12A0 X 1.3 2 2 X X 2.65″ .37″ .12″ $29.95
N NCE N12K0A (Kato PA,E8) X 1.3 2 2 X X $29.95
N NCE N12K0B (Kato F unit) X 1.3 2 2 X X $29.95
N NCE N12SR X 1 1.25 2 X X .34″ .70″ .12″ $29.95
N NCE N12A0e X 1 1.25 2 X X 2.65″ .370″ .120″ $29.95
N NCE N12SRP X 1 1.25 2 X X .34″ .70″ .12″ $35.95
N NCE N14IP X X 1.3 2 4 X X 1.0″ .38″ .13″ $29.95
N NCE N14SR X 1 1.25 4 X X 1.15″ 0.4″ 0.12″ $29.95
N NCE N14SRP X X 1 1.25 4 X X 1.15″ 0.4″ 0.12″ $35.95
N NCE NMP15 (Atl MP15) X 1 1.25 2 X X $29.95
N NCE NAVO(Atl VO1000) X 1 1.25 2 X X $29.95
Z/N/HO NCE Z14SR X 1.3 2 4 X X 0.57″ 0.34″ .13″ $34.95
Z/N/HO NCE Z14SRP X 1.3 2 4 X X 0.57″ 0.34″ .13″ $39.95
HO NCE D13SR X 1.3 2 3 X X 1.6″ .67″ .13″ $19.95
HO NCE D13SRP X 1.3 2 3 X X 1.6″ .67″ .13″ $25.95
HO NCE D13SRJ X X 1.3 2 4 X X 1.68″ .63″ .25″ $19.95
HO NCE D14SRP X 1.3 2 6 X X .90″ .63″ .13″ $29.95
HO NCE D15SR X X 1.3 2 5 X X 1.08″ .63″ .27″ $29.95
HO NCE D15SRP X X X 1.3 2 8 X X 1″ 0.63″ 0.25″ $35.95
HO NCE DA-SR (Atl, ATH, Kato) X 1.3 2 4 X X $24.95
HO NCE P2K-SR (LL/Walthers) X 1.3 2 4 X X $29.95
O/S/G NCE D408SR X X 4 8 8 X X 2.25″ 1.20″ .35″ $69.95
O/S/G NCE D808SR (USA Trains) X X 8 30 8 X X 3.75″ 1.45″ .063″ $129.95
O NCE ATL-O (Atl O ) X 4 8 8 X X $49.95
N TCS AMD4 X 1 2 4 X X X 3.03″ .355″ .135″ $39.95
N TCS ASD4 X 1 2 4 X X X 2.73 0.35 0.13 $39.95
N TCS ALD4 X 1 2 4 X X X 3.04 ..035 0.13 $39.95
N TCS MP15N X 1 2 4 X X X 2.09 0.36 0.1 $39.95
N TCS VO1000 X 1 2 4 X X X 3.03 0.36 0.14 $39.95
N TCS K1D4 X 1 2 4 X X X 2.7 0.4 $39.95
N TCS K1D4-NC X 1 2 4 X X X 2.7 0.4 $39.95
N TCS K2D4 X 1 2 4 X X X 2.7 0.4 $39.95
N TCS K2D3 X 1 2 3 X X X 2.86 0.68 0.15 $39.95
N TCS K0D8 X 1 2 8 X X X 2.53 0.54 0.16 $39.95
N TCS CN X 1 2 2 X X X 0.83 0.36 0.1 $39.95
N TCS CN-GP X 1 2 2 X X X 0.83 0.36 0.1 $39.95
N TCS EUN651 X 1 2 2 X X X 0.57 0.36 $34.95
Z/N/HO TCS M1 X 1 2 2 X X X .565″ .35″ .125″ $34.95
Z/N/HO TCS M1P-MH X 1 2 2 X X X .565″ .35″ .125″ $39.95
Z/N/HO TCS M3 X 1 2 3 X X X .570″ .355″ .132″ $37.60
Z/N/HO TCS M3P-MH X X X 1 2 3 X X X .570″ .355″ .132″ $39.60
Z/N/HO TCS M4 X 1 2 4 X X X .570″ .355″ .132″ $41.80
Z/N/HO TCS M4P-MH X X X 1 2 4 X X X .570″ .355″ .132″ $46.80
Z/N/HO TCS MC2 X 1 2 2 X X X .71″ .41″ .19″ $29.95
Z/N/HO TCS MC2P-MH X(7) X X 1 2 2 X X X .71″ .41″ .19″ $34.95
Z/N/HO TCS MC4 X 1 2 4 X X X .71″ .41″ .19″ $34.95
Z/N/HO TCS MC4P-MH X(7) X X 1 2 4 X X X .71″ .41″ .19″ $39.95
HO TCS DP2X X 1 2 2 X X X 0.46 0.69 0.14 $27.95
HO TCS DP2X-UK X 1 2 2 X X X 0.46 0.69 0.14 $29.95
HO TCS DP5 X 1 2 5 X X X 0.64 0.51 0.04 $34.95
HO TCS A4X (Atl, Ath Dsl) X 1.3 2 4 X X X 2.86″ .680″ .145″ $30.95
HO TCS A6X (Atls, Ath Dsl ) X 1.3 2 6 X X X 2.86 0.68 0.15 $35.95
HO TCS T1 X X 1.3 2 2 X X X 1.0″ .68″ .25″ $24.95
HO TCS T1P-MH X X 1.3 2 2 X X X 1.0″ .68″ .25″ $29.95
HO TCS T4X X X 1.3 2 4 X X X 1.0″ .68″ .25″ $27.95
HO TCS T4XP-MH X X 1.3 2 4 X X X 1.0″ .68″ .25″ $32.95
HO TCS T6X X X 1.3 2 6 X X X 1.0″ .68″ .25″ $30.95
HO TCS T6XP-MH X X 1.3 2 6 X X X 1.0″ .68″ .25″ $35.95