Hornby Railways Princess Coronation Class TTS Sound Decoder

Brand: Hornby Railways

Model Number: R8117

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The Hornby TTS Sound Decoder Princess Coronation offers a great alternative for those modellers that would like to add sound, but at a more affordable price. Each Twin Track Sound decoder offers a minimum of 16 realistic sound functions, with many specific to the chosen model.

IMPORTANT - The decoder does not support sound under DC (analogue) operation. Sounds can only be played under DCC (digital) operation. This applies to all sounds, both running and spot sounds. The locomotive's motor may be controlled under DC operation

Function list

  • F0 Headlight/rearlight
  • F1 Steam/exhaust/coasting
  • F2 Whistle long
  • F3 Whistle medium
  • F4 Whistle short bursts
  • F5 Whistle "fancy"
  • F6 Wheel slip
  • F7 Coal shovelling
  • F8 Coal pusher
  • F9 Safety valve
  • F10 Injector
  • F11 Cyclinder cock
  • F12 Brake
  • F13 Blower
  • F14 Guard's whistle
  • F15 Coupler clank
  • F16 Fireman's breakfast
  • F17 Toggle sounds mode
  • F18 Aux lighting
  • F19 Whistle long/short
  • F20 Whistle 2 short bursts
  • F21 Whistle "strange"
  • F22 Blow down
  • Supports short and long decoder addresses
  • Adjustable acceleration and deceleration
  • Back EMF load compensation
  • Up to 19 controllable spot sounds dependent on model including whistles or horns etc
  • Two sound channels allowing for simultaneous play of full locomotive engine sounds, & individual spot sounds e.g. horns, whistles, brakes, wagons coupling etc. NOTE: Only one spot sound can be played at the same time
  • It is possible to alter the volume of each sound through an individual dedicated CV. Range 0-8
  • Decoder is equipped to support directional front and rear lighting operation via F0 on the controller, providing that the product is fitted with lights
  • The decoder is equipped with 1 aux function output controlled by F18 or F25 dependent on locomotive type (diesel or steam)
  • Motor current - maximum continuous 500mA
  • Motor current - peak 1amp (no function load)
  • Function output current maximum—100mA (unprotected)
  • Decoder current maximum continuous - 800mA (shared motor and functions)
  • Number of sound channels - 2
  • Termination - 8 pin plug NEM652. NMRA

Manufacturer: Hornby
Model: R8117 TTS Sound Decoder Princess Coronation

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