This recent video shows a Z-Stuff Infrared Block Signal Detector and Relay automatically controlling two 3-rail O-gauge trains, running on the same track.
Although the demos use O-gauge trains, this detector-relay combination should be able to control trains of just about ANY gauge, 3-rail or 2-rail — using AC, DC, or DCC track power.
Links are on the “Video 668 information page” — CLICK HERE to view it.
- This video shows Talley Ober’s Insulated-Rail 3-train, 3-rail O-Gauge Automatic Control System in operation.
- It uses no relays nor electronics.
Links are on the “Video 667 information page” — CLICK HERE to view it.
The REST of the AutoControls.org videos (approximately 50) can be found on the ‘VIDEOS‘ page on the original 1997 website (Home2). Below is a “screen capture” of part of the Videos page.