Digitrax Big Book of DCC

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Title

Digitrax Big Book of DCC

Author

John Palmer

Published by

Digitrax

ISBN

096748300X

Review

Hi All,

The Digitrax Big Book of DCC was originally published in 1999. In 2012, Digitrax made it available again through Amazon.com.

If you are one of model railroaders who want to run their trains like the real thing, this the book for you! Digital command Control, DCC, is explained in terms that everyone can understand. Certainly a good reference for anyone starting in DCC allowing your knowledge to grow as you progress witihn the DCC side of the hobby.

Biased towards Digitrax only to be expected given it's title of course though the principles of DCC are the same, It includes the following chapters:

  • Introduction
  • Installation-General
  • Decoder Installation
  • Medium Sized Layout-The Norcross Southern
  • Large Sized Layout-Brandywine & Benedictine
  • Operation
  • Programming and Configuration Variables (CVs)
  • Consists
  • Route Control
  • Transponders and Signals
  • Rapid Transit Layout with Computer Control
  • Technical Information
  • LocoNet
  • Troubleshooting
  • Using Computers with your Layout
  • DCC Interoperability

Available from Amazon

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