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SKU: TCS1278

TCS 1278 CN 2-Function N Scale DCC Drop-in Decoder: Atlas, Kato & Intermountain

7 In Stock

One Year Goof Proof Warranty
All TCS decoders are covered by a one year goof proof warranty.

The 1278 CN is a N-scale drop-in decoder for older Atlas, Kato, and Intermountain locomotives. Examples include the following:

Atlas:

  • GP7/GP9 Old Style
  • GP30/GP35 Old Style
  • SD35/SD50/SD60/SD60M
  • B30-7/B40-8
  • GP38
  • GP40 DCC-Ready
  • SD9 DCC-Ready

Kato:
  • C30-7
  • U30C


InterMountain:

  • SD40T-2

Back EMF Load Compensation: Provides superior slow speed control and high performance under load.

Quiet Drive: Super-quiet motor control for "buzz" free motor performance.

DC Mode: Decoder will automatically detect DC power. You can also configure how your lighting effects function on DC.

RailCom® This feature allows the decoder to talk to the command station. RailCom supports expansion for new features.

Variable Momentum: Allows you to make custom acceleration and deceleration curves.

Function Remapping: Buttons 0 through 12 may be used to control the lighting functions of this decoder.

Programmable Lighting Effects: Choose from 20 separate user-programmable lighting effects!

Dimmable Brightness: Configure multiple different brightness levels for your LED's or incandescent bulbs.

Decoder Lock: Feature which prevents accidental/unwanted programming while activated.

Airwire™ Compatible: Fully compatible with Airwire™ operation.

User-Loadable Speed Tables: Configure custom speed curves and set speed limits.

SPECS:
Interface Type: Drop-In
Dimensions (L x W x H): .783”x.361”x.101” or 19.9mm x 9.17mm x 2.6mm
Scale: N Scale
Continuous/Peak: 1.0/2.0 Amp
Total Functions: 2
Function Rating: 80 mA
Onboard LEDs: 2



PLEASE NOTE:
Some Soldering or Milling may be required. Plan Your Install…. Please refer to the TCS website for specific installation instructions prior to purchasing, or have our professional installers do it for you. MTM Install costs are some of the most Affordable and the Quality is unbeatable!

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