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Old 12-12-2017, 11:35 AM   #81
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You need this type of switch.....

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Old 12-12-2017, 12:09 PM   #82
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If the ones you have when the switches lever is released from both of the two fully over positions springs back to the centre Off position then they are fine for use with DCC Cobalt Digital ip manual operation and solenoid point motors too.
If the toggle lever remains locked over in one or both of the On positions they are not suitable.

These toggle switches are normally described as 'Non Locking sprung to centre off'. Or (On)-Off-(On) types where the bracketed (On) can't remain in that position when the switches lever is released. Sometimes also referred to as 'Momentary' switches in both positions.

When you have the correct switches (If not already the right ones) wire so as the switches middle tag goes to the Digital Cobalt ip T8 and the two outer tags of the switch go to Cobalt T7 & T9.
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Old 12-12-2017, 02:09 PM   #83
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Ok so itís not as easy and dcc concept say in there manual then (pictured below)

From what you have said Iím guessing for example left and right tabs go to point motor, middle tag negative from dcc bus? (Not 100% sure) but where does the positive go to? From a spare SPDT on the point motor to the dcc bus?

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Old 12-12-2017, 02:21 PM   #84
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Ok so it’s not as easy and dcc concept say in there manual then (pictured below)

From what you have said I’m guessing for example left and right tabs go to point motor, middle tag negative from dcc bus? (Not 100% sure) but where does the positive go to? From a spare SPDT on the point motor to the dcc bus?

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Sorry Jamie.
I got carried away with my comments in post #82 above and I went on about solenoid motors forgetting you're using Cobalt IP Digital motors! My post above is now corrected to cover Cobalt ip Digital operation.
It is very easy to wire, with just three wires need between switch and Cobalt Digital ip motor.
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Old 12-12-2017, 02:23 PM   #85
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Thank you FB now it’s much easier than I first thought
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