#11179 Oct 1, 1999
Its just one BIG CYBER model railroading club. And we all get "testy" at
times, but all in all its a great way to get info. Can't imagine ever going
back to DC. Its great!
Bill ----- Original Message -----
From: deslater deslater@...>
Sent: Thursday, September 30, 1999 3:11 PM
Subject: Re: [Digitrax] DZ121 and PR1 -- Unreliable Operation! (long, but
> From: deslater deslater@...>
> It would be very dificult to put a price on the information available on
> list, if not downright impossible. At the risk of giving you, Larry, John
> Hans Tanner and the rest of the "guru's" who's brains we all pick a
> head I feel that I and many others on this list would still be in the dark
> without you . Many thanks to all.
> Dave S.
> From the Canadian prairies
> Don Crano wrote:
> > From: "Don Crano" donc@...>
> > Philip,
> > I was really not trying to convince you of anything. I do not have a
> > and I , well we all know there is some problems with them on other
> > I was just trying to point out the problems you were having with PR1,
> > Hans did a better job then I did there. And figured this was related to
> > problem your were having with the DZ121's, yes there are problems with a
> > couple other systems, but have not heard of any with Digitrax yet.
> > As far as venting, no reason to be sorry, if you feel you need to vent
> > for it. We are all entitled to it.g>
> > As far as being paid, yes I am paid extremely well. The freindship,
> > camaraderie, the thanks, and most of all the sharing of information,
> > more to me then anything else. After all this is my hobby not my
> > If it was, I more then likely could not have fun and enjoy as much as I
> > and would have to change my tag line after all these years.vbg>
> > Remember Always Have Fun and Enjoy!,
> > Don Crano Akron, Oh NMRA #096211
> > mailto:donc@...
> > Visit Model Railroading with DCC at:
> > ---Links-Are-Forbidden
> > ----- Original Message -----
> > From: Scandura, Philip (AZ77) Philip.Scandura@...>
> > To: firstname.lastname@example.org>;
> > Cc: info@...>; sales@...>;
> > techsupport@...>
> > Sent: Thursday, September 30, 1999 2:58 PM
> > Subject: RE: [Digitrax] DZ121 and PR1 -- Unreliable Operation! (long,
> > important)
> > From: "Scandura, Philip (AZ77)" Philip.Scandura@...>
> > I will try the new version of Windows PR1 tonight. And I will make sure
> > to enter a 2 digit address. I appreciate your clarification Don, but
> > frankly, you shouldn't need to do this -- unless someone is paying you
> > well!
> > Philip A. Scandura, Jr.
> > Glendale, AZ
> > > -----Original Message-----
> > > From: "Don Crano" donc@...>
> > snip>
> > > Next please read this note from Digitrax on programming the DZ121's:
> > >
> > > When programming the short address (CV01) in your DZ121, the decoder
> > > automatically set CV19 to 0, CV29 to 0, CV 55 to 80, CV56 to 30 & CV57
> > > 0.
> > > This is done to insure compatibility with DCC systems that only
> > > short addressing (2 digit mode). When using long addressing (4 digit
> > > addressing) these CV's are not affected.
> > >
> > > After changing the short address (CV01), you will probably want to
> > > CV29 to 06 or another appropriate value based on your operations. You
> > > do
> > > this on the programming track or, if you forget, you can use
> > > Mode
> > > to do this once the loco is back on the layout.
> > >
> > > Setting CV19 to 0 clears consisting (this is required for NMRA
> > > compatibility).
> > >
> > > The rest of this programming note can be found at:
> > > ---Links-Are-Forbidden