Interoperability & Compatibility With Other Manufacturers' Products -> Soundtraxx Compatibility
I have Diesels with Atlas sound or decoder, Bachmann EZ command and Soundtraxx decoders. Will the DCC Super Chief work with these decoders? Yes. Because the Atlas, Bachmann and Soundtraxx decoders are DCC compatible, they will work with any Digitrax system. There may be a issues related to programming with these decoders that require special attention. Please consult the decoder instructions for the particular locomotive to determine if any special steps are necessary in your particular situation.
When using Soundtrax Sierra Sound with Digitrax LArge Scale decoders, go to the Soundtrax website and download their SoundTraxx Technical Bulletin #7. Technical bulletin available at www.soundtraxx.com Soundtrax is your source for information using their Sierra Sound with Digitrax decoders.
Zephyr Xtra (DCS51) and Zephyr (DCS50) systems can program Soundtraxx Tsunami decoders using Blast Mode Programming on the Mainline. Blast Mode Programming will program EVERYTHING sitting on the main line track so, you MUST remove everything from the track that you are not programming or use an isolated piece of track connected to Rail A & B. NOTE: Track power must be ON during Blast Mode Programming. Blast Mode programming will work with all sound decoders not just Tsunami. You will not be able to read back CVs using Blast Mode Programming. To use Blast Mode Programming with Zephyr, close ...