TCS 1516 WOW101-Steam Decoder

TCS 1516 WOW101-Steam Decoder

TCS WOW101-Steam Decoder

Our Price:  £92.00 (VAT incl.)
Product Code:  1516
Brand:  TCS



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The WOW101 is a universal decoder for locomotives with DCC-ready 9-pin plugs, or locomotives which cannot accommodate a motherboard or WOWKit. This decoder may be hard-wired or plugged directly into any locomotive with a 9-pin JST plug. The WOW101 is compatible with any T-Series harness, and also includes an auxiliary harness for attaching your speaker, CAM, Keep AliveŒ¬, and for the additional lighting functions (F3 and F4).

For a complete list of sounds, check out the "Sounds List" under the "Documents" tab.

CD-Quality Sound:

TCS' world-renowned CD-quality sound. 16 Bits of resolution at 44.1kHz sample rate.

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.

Airwireä‹¢ Compatible:

Fully compatible with Airwireä‹¢ operation.


Use a positive voltage trigger to synchronize your chuff rate to your drivers' rotation.

Audio AssistŒ¬:

TCS exclusive auditory feedback programming system. Program your decoder without the need to memorize CV's!

User-Loadable Speed Tables:

Configure custom speed curves and set speed limits.

Throttle Modes:

Choose from multiple throttle modes to meet your operating needs.

True Scale Sound:

A unique WOWSound feature which uses TCSäó» exclusive auto-adjusting BEMF technology to automatically change the intensity of the chuff. Prototype Mode also offers dynamic sound volumes which accurately model the real-life equivalent. Also includes pre-programmed acceleration and deceleration values.

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