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Do It Yourself

Do you want to build, perhaps even design, your own DCC decoders and command stations?  Do you want to use a computer to control trains or use it as a command station? Then check out these sites.

DCC-PC                    Ken Jesser's using a PC for a
                                            stationary decoder with digital I/O boards.

JLC Enterprises                   Dr. Bruce Chubb's DCC Optimized Detector and C/MRI - kits or assembled.

Max' Model RR Pages         Control a Walthers Turntable with DCC. A project by Bert Holmes.                                   

MERG                                Model Electronic Railway Group - A do-it-yourself entire DCC system.

Minibox                       Loconet command station.

MiniDCC                            Build your own command station and booster.

Open DCC                Site available in German and English.

Paco DCC                Full DCC system - booster, locomotive decoder,
                                          function decoder, accessory decoder, feedback modules, computer.

Railroad Circuits        All sorts of circuits
                                          for the model railroader.

Railroad & Co.                   Windows software for operating your DCC or other control system with a

RocRail                      Software and/or hardware. There is software to allow a layout to
                                           be controlled from a computer using many commercial or DIY DCC Command stations.
                                           There is also a full DIY command station and booster.

TMWDCC                A simple, inexpensive DCC system.

Wayne Roderick         DCC projects, detectors, etc.


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