Links-2 (to other automatic control videos)

(This page last updated 9/1/2019)

Note:

  • The AutoControls.org-produced videos are on the >>VIDEOS<< page.
  • This page lists videos made by OTHER people.

====== A. MIND-BOGGINGLY IMPRESSIVE DEMONSTRATIONS ======

  1. DCC++ Full Automation Demo‘, by ‘DCC++’ (10:57 min, Aug 22, 2015)  — “system randomly selects 3 of 6 trains, one right after the other, to each pull out of their yard siding, perform an out-and-back across the entire layout, and then re-enter their respective siding,”
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    ====== B. REVERSING LOOPS FOR DIGITAL RAILROADS: ======
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  2. Part 1 How To: Reversing Loops On A Digital Model Railroad by Jim Zimmerlin (5:18 min, May 29, 2017)
  3. Part 2 Advanced Lesson On Using Reversing Loops With DCC Model Trains by Jim Zimmerlin (6:28 min, Jun 27, 2017)
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    ====== C. TRAINCONTROLLER COMPUTER CONTROLLED ======
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  4. Traincontroller 01: Download, Install, Connect to Command Station by ‘Rudysmodelrailway’ (8:32 min, May 29, 2015).  Part 1 of a 54-part series on how to use the powerful, but complex Traincontroller software.
    Playlist at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fKHTr0PSgCs&list=PL59Ec0QtaozHiDO8WyOFyRJfVP15k3Ws5&index=1
  5. Traincontroller website: freiwald.com/seiten/traincontroller.htm
  6. Model Railroad Automation from Hikel Layouts & Trains by ‘Hikel Layouts & Trains’ (9:30 min, Oct 21, 2013).  Dave Hikel has created an interface between Traincontroller software which is made for DCC, and MTH’s DCS system — so that Traincontroller can be used to automatically control DCS trains.
    Website at HikelTrains.com
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    ====== D. ARDUINO HOW TO VIDEOS ======
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  7. Model Railroad Minute S2E5 Animation with Arduinos by ‘CMRSclub’ (12:37 min, Nov 8, 2015).  A good overview of the Arduino.
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    ====== E. OTHER AUTOMATIC RR CONTROLS VIDEOS ======
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