Re: Reversing Polarity With a Toggle Switch
Vollrath, Don <dvollrath@...>
The object is to flip the polarity on the track as rapidly as possible so the loco doesn't see any significant interruption of power. So, no do not use a switch with a dead center off position. Using the relatively slow moving contacts of a slide switch or those inside a tortoise machine is not good either for the same reason.toggle quoted messageShow quoted text
From: WiringForDCC@yahoogroups.com [mailto:WiringForDCC@yahoogroups.com] On Behalf Of nickelplategbh
Sent: Friday, November 05, 2010 4:14 PM
Subject: [WiringForDCC] Re: Reversing Polarity With a Toggle Switch
You should use a dpdt switch. What I don't know, and what I'm asking
others, is whether or not the switch should be center-off, or not.
--- In WiringForDCC@yahoogroups.com, "richhotrain" <redking56@...>
eventually, I will add an auto-reversing unit.
throw a switch once the loco is on the reversing section.
of switch? How would I wire it for the two inputs from my bus wires and
the two outputs to the rails in the reversing section?
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