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Hardware Support: Bachrus

JMRI supports the Bachrus MTS-DCC Model train Speedometer, which is an input only device, to capture speed information from a reader module on a Bachrus "Saddle" running stand.

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Bachrus MTS-DCC Model train Speedometer

When the Bachrus MTS-DCC is set as a JMRI Layout Connection Preference, the Speedo Console tool can be used to display scale running speed for any scale from Z to O and beyond.

Speedometer dial display
Left hand side of Speedo panel

When the Bachrus MTS-DCC is set as a layout connection alongside a DCC hardware system the speedo utility allows automated measurement of a DCC decoder equipped loco's speed profile.

Speedometer speed profile graph
Right hand side of Speedo panel


Third Party info

Bachrus has retired as of 2018. Information on the Bachrus Speedometer products stored on the WaybackMachine from the Bachrus website.