My Library - Magazine Articles By Don James

Add DCC Sound to an Alco S-2

Magazine:
Model Railroader 2010-12
Page:
42
Category:
DCC
Scale:
HO
Description:
This article describes how the author installed a SoundTraxx Micro-Tsunami into an HO-scale Atlas S-2 engine. Includes speaker and capacitor installation. Lights are also discussed. There is a side-bar on how to make printed-circuit-board bus bars

Classic EMD Diesels on the Boston & Maine: EMD's BL2

Magazine:
Railroad Model Craftsman 2004-10
Page:
81
Category:
Locomotives - Diesel
Scale:
HO
Description:
Prototype and modeling photos. Includes installation of Sountraxx decoder and speaker.

Modeling the Rutland's 70-tonner in HO Scale

Magazine:
Railroad Model Craftsman 2008-11
Page:
46
Category:
Locomotives - Diesel
Scale:
HO
Description:
The author used a Bachmann GE 70-tonner for this project. The article covers detailing and painting the engine, and installing DCC and sound. One prototype photo and a parts list are also included.