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Video: TCS WOWSound Steam Version 4 decoder

See and hear a demo of this upgraded TCS WOWSound Digital Command Control (DCC) decoder
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Senior editor Dana Kawala recently installed a WOWSound Steam Version 4 decoder and 28mm high-bass WOWSpeaker with enclosure from Train Control Systems into an HO scale 2-8-2 Mikado. The upgraded TCS decoder includes a new Calibrated Proto Chuff feature. Hear the new decoder in action as the HO scale steam locomotive speeds along the main of the Model Railroader staff's Milwaukee, Racine & Troy model train layout.

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