N-gauge Japanese-style Model Train
I just upgraded to DCC my brand new Kato 10-1174 Shinkansen Series N700A “Nozomi” (Basic 4-Car Set). It is compatible with the Kato 29-351 EM13 (for motor control), Kato 29-352 FL12 (two units required, for the headlights) and Kato 29-353 FR11 (four units required, for the interior lighting). Very easy to upgrade.
Today I built a simple test/cleaning/DCC programming jig that I will use to program and clean my locomotives and trains. It has three tracks:
Video shot on 1 Jan 2018. It shows eleven of my DCC trains running at the same time under the control of Rocrail.
I installed NGDCC DE28TLRK DCC decoders into two of my Kato Portram cars (Portram TLR-605 (ECO Green) Kato 14-801-8 and Portram TLR-601 (Red) Kato 14-801-1.
The NGDCC decoders can be purchased here: