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    As I said earlier, Digitrax knows how to treat...

    As I said earlier, Digitrax knows how to treat their customers.
    A while back, I received in the mail replacements for both the decoders that I fried.
    Amazing customer service!
    I will eventually...
  2. Got my Berrett Hill stuff yesterday. Started the...

    Got my Berrett Hill stuff yesterday.
    Started the assembly routine, so far so good.
    Impressed with the quality of the various components.
    My only concern was about the Kato adapter wires.
    The red...
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    Yep, shmootz it was! Along with hair, dust, and...

    Yep, shmootz it was!
    Along with hair, dust, and general mung.
    Found a little piece of metal sticking up out of the copious amount of grease residing therein.
    That was probably the culprit.
    ...
  4. I race with a group of 20 or of guys twice a...

    I race with a group of 20 or of guys twice a week, Monday and Wednesday afternoons.

    Got back into trains this winter out of boredom. (Can't sail when the water is hard.)

    What a different hobby...
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    Bachmann S4 Switcher with DCC

    I recently acquired the Bachmann S4 switcher with the SF zebra stripes effect.

    Very impressed, runs (ran), quietly and pulls great, it has been my workhorse.
    Yesterday it started growling, a sort...
  6. RC sailboats :lol: ...

    RC sailboats :lol:
    https://photos.app.goo.gl/VtjsRYduCb3RPgPC9
  7. Thought I recognized the plugs. I'm an old rc...

    Thought I recognized the plugs.
    I'm an old rc flyer, now into sailboats myself.
  8. Amazing. I just went to Tam Valley's website....

    Amazing.
    I just went to Tam Valley's website.
    First I've heard of them.
    Looks like a good system too.
    Convenient for you that the plugs matched etc.
  9. I did send him some questions regarding my...

    I did send him some questions regarding my purchases.
    Haven't heard back yet.
  10. That explains it! Those are only for the servo...

    That explains it!
    Those are only for the servo control bases. The regular ones are only for 4 switch motors at a time..
    Wouldn't apply to me anyway, as I only have 8 turnouts.
    Still, I get your...
  11. I watched their video and saw 8 outputs per board...

    I watched their video and saw 8 outputs per board but when I went to buy them, they were only 4 outputs per board.
    Did they change them?
  12. I just ordered some Berritt Hill stuff. They...

    I just ordered some Berritt Hill stuff. They supply separate modules for 3 wire (coil), and 2 wire (snap), switches.
    At present I have 5 Bachmann turnouts and 3 Kato turnouts. That would have...
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    Printing directly on card stock

    Has anyone tried printing directly on card stock, as opposed to printing on paper and glueing that to card stock?
    Is it feasible?
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    It makes you wonder why they supplied it with...

    It makes you wonder why they supplied it with those marked tabs on the pcb then doesn't it?
    Oh, and the speaker grille on the bottom. :rolleyes:

    As I said earlier, didn't get much help from...
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    So I could connect the red & black wires to the...

    So I could connect the red & black wires to the appropriate posts (solder/wire wrap around screws whatever), unsolder the wires from the pcb, (red motor, dark blue motor, yel, light blue, and white...
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    I'll take a closer look :cool:

    I'll take a closer look :cool:
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    What about the coil thingy's underneath the...

    What about the coil thingy's underneath the board? What is their function?
    Also wondering about resistors for the led's. Aren't there supposed to be some somewhere?
    If you are correct, it would...
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    Yes, but got no reply

    Yes, but got no reply
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    Mark, that second set of contacts that you...

    Mark, that second set of contacts that you mentioned are where the red and blue wires from the motor are soldered to the pcb.
    Rick, if I'm are correct then you are saying that I should have...
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    Here are the pics for the first install, didn't...

    Here are the pics for the first install, didn't take any for the second, pretty much the same only neater. ;)
    A little fuzzy as I tried to use my phone camera in macro mode.

    The second pic is of...
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    Well I have asked them about that. So far no...

    Well I have asked them about that.
    So far no answer.

    Copied from their help desk:

    "Dave C. posted 5/6/19 1:19 PM
    Two decoders do not burn up without help, usually a problem with the...
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    Sorry Mark, i misspoke. I actually removed my...

    Sorry Mark, i misspoke.
    I actually removed my other locos and tried programming on the main track.
    Mistake, EH!
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    I have a 2 loop track on a 36 x 60 board. The...

    I have a 2 loop track on a 36 x 60 board.
    The inside track/loop is Bachman and the outside track is Kato. I do prefer the Kato track but I also had a pretty good investment in Bachman track that I...
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    Well I tried (twice). First time with the DZ146,...

    Well I tried (twice). First time with the DZ146, and the second time with the DZ126.
    Both times I soldered the appropriate wires to the their respective tabs but no joy.
    In both cases the magic...
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    I have to agree with Paul, No-Ox AND graphite...

    I have to agree with Paul,

    No-Ox AND graphite together work miracles.

    I was having trouble with three dead spots on my tracks.
    No-Ox'd them, then waited a few days, wiped down the tracks with...
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