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Digital Command Control resources for model railroaders

DCC bonus articles, videos, and product reviews to help add Digital Command Control to your model train layout
Learn all about Digital Command Control (DCC) with the Model Railroader staff!
Bill Zuback
The July 2019 issue of Model Railroader magazine features a buyer's guide for Digital Command Control (DCC) starter systems. To learn more about DCC, check out this DCC resources page. Below you'll find links to reference articles, product reviews, and demo videos. You'll also learn the basics of DCC programming, using JMRI, and installing a DCC system.
Learn all about programming decoders and more with free Java Model Railroad Interface (JMRI) software
Watch Model Railroader Video Plus producer David Popp show how he installed an NCE DCC system on the HO scale Beer Line model train layout.

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