The DCS Remote Handheld mates with the DCS Track Interface Unit or TIU and has an assortment of input features allowing the operator to link up to two AC or DC transformers, add additional AC transformers, program new software features, broadcast external audio sources to locomotives, broadcast your voice to locomotives, access dozens of locomotive features including whistles, horns, bells, freight yard sounds, passenger station stops, lighting control, smoke output intensity, quill whistles, turn on and off smoking whistles and much more.
The 4-line LCD grayscale monitor is easy to navigate. Simple to understand acronyms allow the user to access multiple features and locomotive settings that are not accessible when Proto-Sound locomotives are operated in conventional mode.
This remote is SIMPLE.
It speaks PLAIN ENGLISH, NOT CONFIGURATION VARIABLES OR ICONS.
It can be OPERATED EASILY WITH ONE HAND.
It can be UPGRADED FOR FREE over the Internet.
It can RUN OVER 7000 PROTO-SOUND 2.0 & 3.0 ENGINES AND EVERY LIONEL TMCC, EOB, or LEGACY ENGINE EVER MADE - and run 99 of them at the same time, on the same track, independently, in command mode.
It can also RUN ALL CONVENTIONAL AC LOCOMOTIVES without the purchase of any additional hardware.
It can be PROGRAMMED TO RUN YOUR LAYOUT AUTOMATICALLY by recording and playing back up to 90 minutes of commands.
With the addition of an Accessory Interface Unit (AIU), it can OPERATE ANY O SCALE ACCESSORY OR SWITCH. It can create scenes and routes that are triggered with one push of a button.
Requires (4) AAA Batteries (not included)