Open Projects – Electrical

Add additional circuit breaker protection

Status: Postponed

Submitted: 05/09/17  ? By: Bill Dillon       Location: HO Layout       Category: Control

Assigned: 09/19/17   ? To: John Eilers       Priority: High       ETA:

Skills Taught:   Electrical

Detailed Description (What):

Add units similar to Digitrax PM42 to protect distributed power

Reason(s) (Why):

Current breakers trip at too high a current level or too slow to provide adequate protection for locomotives.

Notes:

PLACED ON HOLD UNTIL LEASE ISSUES ARE RESOLVED.

Pending a new umbrella project on re-districting of power.
This should be marked as forwarded to the Electrical committee. -JE
Testing a PSX1 to confirm proposed solution.
Install PSX1 in Roseville Yard for test by railfair.

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