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by Tinker
Fri Oct 19, 2018 7:23 pm
Forum: Wiring and Electrics
Topic: Simple wiring diagram for leds on control panel.
Replies: 16
Views: 283

Re: Simple wiring diagram for leds on control panel.

A simple DCC LED point indicator, its driven by a Electro Frog power, a 3 legged LED or 2 different color LED's with the positive leg on the out rail each side and a 2.2k 1/4 watt resistor on the negative leg or legs to the frog wire length doesn't matter to much. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bgG...
by Tinker
Fri Oct 19, 2018 10:02 am
Forum: Wiring and Electrics
Topic: Simple wiring diagram for leds on control panel.
Replies: 16
Views: 283

Re: Simple wiring diagram for leds on control panel.

I use a LED with a resistor on one of the legs the test the frog to see if its live in the direction the points are set, must a simple task to wire in 2 LED's so they light when the points change......this would show the direction there set to......
by Tinker
Tue Oct 16, 2018 5:03 pm
Forum: Tools
Topic: AIRBRUSHES AND WEATHERING
Replies: 22
Views: 243

Re: AIRBRUSHES AND WEATHERING

As with the bigger compressors it will do a better job if it has a air tank, and it pumps more air than the air brush requires......
by Tinker
Sun Oct 14, 2018 11:58 pm
Forum: Wiring and Electrics
Topic: Simple wiring diagram for leds on control panel.
Replies: 16
Views: 283

Re: Simple wiring diagram for leds on control panel.

This is a surface mounted Cobalt with 2 LED's plus 2 resistors changing as the points in the back ground reverse....

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yBfOhcOmNT8
by Tinker
Sun Oct 14, 2018 11:52 pm
Forum: Wiring and Electrics
Topic: Simple wiring diagram for leds on control panel.
Replies: 16
Views: 283

Re: Simple wiring diagram for leds on control panel.

If you used Cobalt Digital PM's they have a choice of 2 way to light LED's, a latching relay flipped by the control switch would work.....i use a LED with a resistor (2k) attached to test the frog is powered the right way, this could be another way to control LED's......
by Tinker
Sun Oct 14, 2018 8:38 am
Forum: Location, location, location.
Topic: Attic layouts
Replies: 16
Views: 395

Re: Attic layouts

If your just starting out DCC might be the way to go........
by Tinker
Tue Oct 09, 2018 8:52 am
Forum: Location, location, location.
Topic: Attic layouts
Replies: 16
Views: 395

Re: Attic layouts

Couple of things i have in the loft, BT Phone, Torch, and always take the mobile up there....
by Tinker
Mon Oct 08, 2018 2:14 pm
Forum: Site Help
Topic: NEW UNREAD POSTS
Replies: 16
Views: 202

Re: NEW UNREAD POSTS

Whats the image file size, uploaded from my PC, Please
by Tinker
Mon Oct 08, 2018 2:09 pm
Forum: Site Help
Topic: NEW UNREAD POSTS
Replies: 16
Views: 202

Re: NEW UNREAD POSTS

Thanks Brian, how did i miss that...