ABC Shuttle

Gizzy

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I have one of these which I want to set up for the Festive Season.

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Can anyone advise me as to what voltage, AC or DC, that I need to connect to these terminals please....


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beavercreek

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PM sent Giz and you got it from me...nice little unit..handles up to 8 amps so any loco should be fine (especially any LGB ones).
Oh and DC only I seem to remember
 

Gizzy

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Well, I took a chance and connected AC from an ancient LGB 5003 Transformator to the SUPPLY terminals, with the controlled DC being connected to the Input, and it's working fine.

I've set up a short test track with a couple of diode fitted LGB 1015T tracks at each end and the jobs a good 'un!

Tomorrow, I'll set it up by the tree and connect up a couple of short ToyTrain wagons, and we're good to go....
 

beavercreek

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Most excellent here is the diagram that came with it... seems to say AC... well I used it with DC so ... me is confused... but there again easily done :D :D
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playmofire

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Well, I took a chance and connected AC from an ancient LGB 5003 Transformator to the SUPPLY terminals, with the controlled DC being connected to the Input, and it's working fine.

I've set up a short test track with a couple of diode fitted LGB 1015T tracks at each end and the jobs a good 'un!

Tomorrow, I'll set it up by the tree and connect up a couple of short ToyTrain wagons, and we're good to go....
Look forward to some pics. Those short ToyTrain wagons are a boon on when space is limited.