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Block Detectors Are Back!

After nearly four years, it’s finally back! I’d like to introduce the new ISE ATOM – the Advanced Train Occupancy Monitor.  It’s the next generation of our old CKT-BD1 DCC Block Detector.  Many of you have asked when it was coming back, and judging by the people who have already ordered a good number of […]

Introducing the ARD-DCCSHIELD v2.0!

The Arduino DCC interface shield (ARD-DCCSHIELD) was one of our oldest products still in production.  The original design was from 2015, when we were still fairly new at this and trying to figure out how to make a product. While the design itself was solid, all the fiddly jumpers and such made it a pain […]

Updated ProtoThrottle Pricing

After absorbing about $30 (per throttle) in cost increases over the last couple years, and $20 more on the horizon, we have reluctantly made the decision to increase the price of the ProtoThrottle going forward. Starting August 1, 2022, the new pricing will be as follows: Standard Grey/Blue Faceplate: $499 Black Faceplate: $519 All other […]

ProtoThrottle Auction for Cancer

We will be auctioning off two ProtoThrottles and receivers with full proceeds donated to the Princess Margaret Cancer Centre in Toronto, Canada, in honor of Lionel Strang, host of A Modeler’s Life podcast. Lionel received treatment for Stage 4 melanoma and he raises funds each year to help other cancer patients cope with the emotional […]