The Helvest journal

How to separately power Helvest accessory decoders

The separate power supply for DCC decoders Digital decoders for accessories (signals, points and whatever else is mounted on the model railway) need two things to work: Power to supply their circuit, and instructions from the DCC command station to … Read More

Switching time of turnouts in Helvest decoders

With Helvest turnout decoders you can set the time precisely and easily. Find out how! … Read More

Programming and addressing of accessories with DCC

Accessory address structure according to the digital DCC/NMRA protocol and assignment in Helvest decoders. … Read More

Driving “slow” motors (Tortoise and Cobalt) with Helvest decoders

The “Tortoise” and “Cobalt” switch motors give a very realistic needle movement. Let’s see how easy they can be driven with the DCC Helvest FleX accessory decoder.
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