Digitrax Zephyr Xtra

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The Digitrax Zephyr Xtra is an upgraded, 3.0 Amp version of the Zephyr. Digitrax offers this as a basic, entry level starter set.

Launched in 2002, Zephyr is Digitrax's all-in-one entry level DCC system. Digitrax upgraded this set to the Zephyr Xtra in 2011. The Xtra has extra keys and additional functions. The older Zephyr/DCS50 is not upgradeable to this model (DCS51).

Overview

The Digitrax Zephyr Xtra comes with the following in the set

  • DCS51 Throttle/Command Station/Booster
  • Power supply

Plus the Loconet tester and manuals.

Features

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  • Large speed control knob
  • Direction switch with brake.
  • Full numeric key pad
  • Large easy to read LED display
  • Two and Four digit addressing capability.

Jump Ports: Up to two DC (analog) power packs can be employed as additional throttles

Specifications

Three Amp output

Up to 9983 addresses

Two or Four digit addressing

Thirty functions available

Address 00 available

Consisting: UniVersal, Basic and Advanced

Twenty slots

Programming

Supports Page, Direct and Register modes.

Operations mode.

Blast Mode (For sound decoders).


Additional Information

Digitrax released a software update for the DCS51/Zephyr Xtra in July 2015.

Power Supply

The power supply (PS314) for the Xtra is not available as a separate item.

The specifications are an output of 13.8VDC at 3.8A If a new supply is needed, verify the requirements by checking the manual.