G8

Decoder
SKU: 1303
$79.95 Buy Now
Description

The full featured, 8 function, hard-wire, G-Scale decoder is tough enough to provide power for large engines, yet capable of creeping at ultra-slow speed due to the excellent TCS auto-adjusting BEMF. The G8 will have your locomotive running like the real thing. With 8 light functions, and easy-to-use screw terminal connections, the G8 has the features you want in a rugged form factor for prolonged outdoor operation.

  • 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.

  • Incandescent Bulb Support:
  • This decoder can be used with 12 Volt bulbs.

  • 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.

    Dimensions (L x W x H): 3.012”x1.46”x0.526” or 76.52mm x 37.07mm x 13.36mm
    Scale: G Scale O Scale
    Continuous/Peak: 4.0/8.0 Amp
    Total Functions: 8
    Function Rating: 500 mA
    12V Outputs
    8

    Decoder Literature

    G8.pdf

    Comprehensive Programming Guides

    Wiring Diagram

    One Year Goof Proof Warranty

    All decoders are covered by a one year goof proof, no questions asked warranty. Please return in a small box.
    You MUST register the failed decoder on our website at tcsdcc.com/warranty
    Follow the instructions on the website before returning any decoders to TCS.