DCC for the Hudson

 

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DCC Install

I bought this Hudson used (thanks Nick!) and it has a Zimo MX695 Rev C,  installed by Train LI, specifically Dan Pierce.

This section will have unique / customized settings here, go to the Zimo Decoder Tips page for general stuff on the 695

This unit has a modified Aristo smoke unit, wired directly to the fan and the heater. Power comes from the +10v common for the heater, the fan is powered from 5v.

Function key mapping as delivered:

F1 dyamo

F2 whistle

F8 mute

Basic settings:

CV28 = 3 (all RailComm on - Broadcast + Data)

CV250 = 227 (MX695 rev. C)

CV251-253 = 88 (serial number)

CV 7 and CV 65 = 34.00 software version 34, sub version 00

CV260-263 = 184, 207, 216, 164 = special code to allow Hudson file to be reloaded

Sound file version: ????

Function key mapping:

 

Mapping function keys to sounds:

Setting cv300 > 111

pressing 2 & 3 increments through individual sounds

pressing 5 & 6 increments through variations in each sound

pressing 4 clears

pressing 9 writes

 

111 input 1  

 

Function mappings for this decoder/sound file:

F5 servo for coupler

F6 smoke -

 

Smoke control

cv 137-139 smoke control  but only cv60 is zero...

cv 114 don't dim function 6 ...

 

cv132 needs 72  - steam smoke control of motor (80 diesel control)

cv 267 123 is chuffs per revolution..  default 70

cv 268 chuff sensor 0=bemf, 1=cuff cam

 

 

 132  72

137  0   50 75 100

138 0

139 0

114  128

 

Smoke unit fan control:

351 normal fan speed  125

352 fast fan speed   200

353 off time 1-10 minutes

354 chuff sound freq

355 idle fan  75

 

cv132 72 for steam , 80 for diesel

 

cv60 dimming voltage = 0

cv61 mapping = 0 std NMRA mapping

 

Smoke heater control:

137 min heat 75

138 medium heat 125

139 max heat 140

 

volume

cv 395 volume max

Cv 396   13 volume down  f27

cv 397   14 volume up  cv28

 

cv 310  8  on off key for driving and random sounds

cv 311  8 function sounds

cv 312  0 blower

cv 313  8 muting key