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General information
Manufacturer NCE
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Release information
Manufacturer Part Number
Common Name
Decoder Core Features
Product URL Product Link
Manual URL Manual Link
Year Released
Year EOL
Hardware Information
Scales G, O, S
Connection Method Vendor Connector
Length 59 mm5.9 cm <br />0.059 m <br />2.323 in <br />0.194 ft <br />
Width 31 mm3.1 cm <br />0.031 m <br />1.22 in <br />0.102 ft <br />
Height 9.5 mm0.95 cm <br />0.0095 m <br />0.374 in <br />0.0312 ft <br />
Continuous Amps 4
Max Amps 10
Voltage Range
General DCC Information
Extended Addressing Yes
Speed Steps 14, 28/128
User Loadable Speed Table Yes
Back EMF Yes
Programming Modes Ops
Decoder Assisted Consists
CV Readback
Silent Running (HF) Selectable"Selectable" is not recognized as a Boolean (true/false) value.
Dither No
Kick Start Yes
Function Information
# of Functions 9
Function Amps 7 @ 100mA; 40mA for lamps
# of Lighting Effects 15
# of Sound Effects 0
Programming Information
Programming Lock Yes
Decoder Programming Modes
Misc Items
SUSI Interface No
Transponding No
Has computer interface
Firmware Upgrade Possible
UPC Number


  • Silent Running TM High frequency motor drive eliminates motor hum or buzz
  • Torque Compensation for ultra smooth low speed performance
  • Programmable Start, Mid and Maximum speed works for all speed modes
  • Motor rating 4 Amp continuous, 10 Amp peak (stall)
  • 9 function outputs - two rated at ½ Amp.
  • Select from 15 different lighting effects (Mars, strobes, beacons, flicker, etc)
  • Function outputs can be mapped to different functions (highly compatible

with SoundtraxxTM DSX decoders)

  • Uploadable speed table interpolated to 128 speed steps
  • 28 and 128 Speed mode operation (always works internally at 256 steps)
  • Decoder assisted consisting
  • Supports all forms of DCC programming
  • Decoder programming ‘lock’ mechanism


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See Also

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