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Battery Power - D.C.C. - Bluetooth
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 Posted: Thu Oct 3rd, 2019 07:53 am
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What the new small sized integrated BlueRail board should have:


Improved power option to retain the seamless battery/track operation,
plus charging of the battery from the track.

This will include multiple cell batteries, and have to include rectification etc etc.

This would mean in essence the battery is a 'stay' alive,
with a potentially unlimited discharge time.




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 Posted: Thu Oct 3rd, 2019 07:57 am
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It can charge the battery from the track. 

I'm pretty sure the new board has both those features.





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 Posted: Mon Oct 7th, 2019 07:57 pm
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Here is an update of the new boards from Blue Rail Trains.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mzDc-LEptNE

The new boards will ship between Halloween and Thanksgiving.

Pete Steinmetz




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 Posted: Tue Oct 8th, 2019 12:10 am
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Great stuff thank you Pete!







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 Posted: Tue Oct 8th, 2019 07:13 am
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The video link was already posted back in post #37.

This is an add on board for DCC users with lots of room in their locos.

For me the critical board will be the fully integrated small form factor one.




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 Posted: Tue Oct 8th, 2019 10:30 am
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I agree with Dave.







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