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        Battery Install Services (MTH DCS Protosound)  |  One Gauge / G scale

 

 

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Battery Installs/Conversions:

 

 

 

 

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Battery Install/Conversion Information & Pricing:

 

 

Overview:

          To run MTH Protosound engines under digital remote control you will need:

                   -  Each engine in consist/train equipped with Protosound 2 or 3 sound/control board

                   -  TIU installed in rolling stock

                           Note:  You only need one TIU per consist/train and one TIU will work with an unlimited number of engines.  So if you only plan to run one train/consist at a time

                                     you will only need one TIU. (that single train/consist can include an unlimited number of engines lashed up)   If you want to run two different complete train

                                     consists (say one passenger train and one freight train) you will need two TIUs.

                   -  Battery installed in rolling stock

                       

           

 

 

TIU installed in most rolling stock:  -  $90 total   (+$60.00 for B units & some passenger cars)

 

Summary: 

 

After the engine is converted, you will now be able to run your engine on either track or battery power:  (Need TIU and battery car for DCS control)

 

 

 

TIU Install Includes:

  • TIU antenna extension modification for maximum remote range

  • Option to connect the TIU to an existing layout wiring with a single set of wires with the TIU car not on the track or with the train

  • Upgrading TIU and Remote to most recent version of DCS

  • Use battery connections of your choice.  (Price includes Aristocraft compatible connectors)

  • All labor

  • **PRICE DOES NOT INCLUDE BATTERY OR CHARGER NEEDED FOR BATTERY OPERATION**

  • **PRICE DOES NOT TIU or REMOTE**

 

 

 

 

Convert any engine for battery operation:  -  $70-100 total  (depends on engine and requested setup) 

Summary: 

 

After the engine is converted, you will now be able to run your engine on either track or battery power:  (Need TIU and battery car for DCS control)

 

 

Engine Conversion Work Includes:

  • Labor and all materials

  • Use battery connections of your choice.  (Price includes Aristocraft compatible connectors)

  • **PRICE DOES NOT INCLUDE BATTERY OR CHARGER NEEDED FOR BATTERY OPERATION**

  • **PRICE DOES NOT TIU or REMOTE**

 

 

 

Install battery (along with other conversion work above):  -  $100 total 

 

  • Includes labor and parts required

  • Includes fuse holder and fuse

  • Includes Battery power on/off switch

  • Includes any modification to whatever it is being installed to (the engine, car, rolling stock)

  • **PRICE DOES NOT INCLUDE BATTERY OR CHARGER NEEDED FOR BATTERY OPERATION**

  • **PRICE DOES NOT TIU or REMOTE**

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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