KAT14

Decoder
SKU: 1462
Unavailable
Description

NOTE: The KAT1X series is no longer available, but we keep this information available for posterity.

A full featured, 4 function, harnessed decoder with a built in Keep-Alive™. The built-in KA1 Keep-Alive™ will keep your locomotive operating for 2-5 seconds without power (dirty track, bad contact, etc. etc.). Included is our auto-adjusting BEMF for outstanding slow speed performance. Also includes Quiet Drive for super quiet engine performance.

This decoder is physically larger than a T-series decoder, but features the same operational characteristics. This decoder is compatible with any locomotive which uses the JST-9 interface.

  • Keep-Alive®:
  • Included on-board for smooth, stutter-free 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.

  • 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.

  • Airwire™ Compatible:
  • Fully compatible with Airwire™ operation.

  • User-Loadable Speed Tables:
  • Configure custom speed curves and set speed limits.

    Interface Type
    Direct-Plug (9-Pin JST)
    Dimensions (L x W x H): 1.315" x 0.65" x 0.35" or 33.4mm x 16.5mm x 8.9mm
    Scale: HO Scale
    Continuous/Peak: 1.0/2.0 Amp
    Total Functions: 4
    Function Rating: 100 mA
    12V Outputs
    4

    Decoder Literature

    KAT14.pdf

    Comprehensive Guides

    One Year Goof Proof Warranty

    All decoders are covered by a one year goof proof 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.