My dad requested I change the couplers on 3 of his Kato SD70Ace's from Kato's to Micro Trains 2004's.
It was easy enough to remove the coupler...
First post here. Returning to the hobby and building a Z scale layout after a long hiatus ( previous was N scale). I recently purchased...
With Digitrax DN163A3 Decoder
I had problem keeping these in contact with the decoder. So I soldered a blob to the decoder motor contacts.
I had problem keeping these in contact with the decoder.
SW8 fitted with a DZ123 decoder. The decoder doesn't fit. But the install works.
Showing finished install. Also shows routing and connection points of blue, white, and yellow wires. Note: there is an additional yellow wire...
Orange lead inserted into right brush cap.
Grey lead inserted into left brush cap.
Showing solder points of red and black leads.
Showing routing of red and black leads along either side of the gear tower.
Circuit board cuts are highlighted.