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The Observation car - June, 2018
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The Observation Car...

Next Meeting - 

Saturday, June 2nd, 9am - noon.

Sump Memorial Library
222 North Jefferson St.
Papillion, NE 68046

June - to be determined

Here's a list of topic ideas for the coming year -

 - Painting with an airbrush
 - Weathering (always a favorite topic)
 - Operations-101" & "Operator-102" course lessons
 - Reliable layout wiring for track and switches
 - How to install a switch machine so they work correctly (both mechanical & electrical types)
 - Programming decoders (BEMF, CVs, consisting, trouble shooting...)
 - DCC systems Show & Tell  (those who have a Digitrax, NCE, Lenz, Easy DCC, MRC system) bring your throttle and system (if possible) to show us the pluses and minus of each system and how to use each of them!

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Just a short note -

At the last meeting I presented an overview of a few ways electronics can be used on the layout. LEDs, the NCE Light-it and Illuminator accessory boards and (very briefly) Arduino micro-controllers were profiled.  Afterward, a few of you asked for copies of the presentation slides.

You can find links to all of the resources and can download a copy of the slides here.

The regular monthly Observation car will be mailed on  Monday, May 28th. (The Monday before the next meeting.)

See you at the meeting, gs

 

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