Category Archives: Electronics

Latest Deliveries from Massoth

At the end of last month, Massoth delivered their new ‘Decoder Serviceboard’ which allows for easy programming and testing of several types of (Massoth) decoders. The decoder serviceboard is available for € 74,90 (MSRP) under article number 8176001.

Another recent release is a new version of Massoth’s DiMAX Switch Decoder. The #8156001 Switch Decoder 4K II is available for € 69,95 (MSRP).

A new announcement is a 19 V / 4,7 A power supply which is already available now for € 39,95 (MSRP) under article number 8135301.

Scheduled for delivery at the end of May is the #8293001 ‘eMOTION Melody’ module. MSRP € 64,90.

The eMOTION Melody is a programmable sound module with up to 12 sounds, which will bring your layout to life, playing cows, sheps, goats, horses and pigs as well as church bells, station announcements, and many many more. The possibilities are unlimited. Buildings, passenger and freight cars and whole sceneries are brought to life. Of course the module operates analog and digital. Use the Massoth Service Tool and the PC Module to easily download and program your prefered sound project.

Source: Massoth

LGB Delivery Dates Update May 2016

LGB updated the list with planned delivery dates for their 2016 New Items: LGB New Items 2016 – Delivery Dates.

This month, the following items should be available (worldwide delivery may vary):

  • 20781 Steam Locomotive 0-6-0T M.T.V. #75, Era VI (with Smoke)
  • 24660 Railbus T 25 Sylt, Era III (Digital mfx with Sound)
  • 30321 Baggage Car KD4, DR III
  • 41038 Flat Car Set ‘Schönheide Museum Railroad’, Era VI
  • 41701 RhB Tank Car #8105, weathered
  • 42590 Fire Extinguishing Water Car, DR IV
  • 46891 RhB Container Car ‘McDonalds’, Era VI
  • 51079 Controller, 5 A [2015]
  • 55524 Turnout Decoder, 1 Circuit [2014]
  • 55525 Turnout Decoder, 4 Circuits [2014]

Source: LGB

PIKO G Scale Deliveries in May 2016

  • 36226 Sound Kit BR 132
  • 37121 / 38121 Freight Starter Set V 20, DR III (with Sound)
  • 37790 Cement Silo Car, DR IV
  • 38636 Wood Coach UP
  • 38639 Wood Combine UP
  • 38640 Wood Drover’s Caboose UP
  • 38641 Wood Baggage Car UP
  • 38722 Auto Transport Car UP w/Diecast VW Bus
  • 38724 High-Side Gondola w/Pipe Load PRR
  • 38734 Work Flat Car SF

View all planned delivery dates for PIKO’s 2016 new items: PIKO G New Items 2016 – Delivery Dates

PIKO America ‘Product Spotlight’ March 2016

PIKO America uploaded a new video that showcases new items that arrived in the US from PIKO in March.

Products mentioned in this video:

  • 37772 Coal Container Car, DB AG V
  • 37653 Reko Coach, 2nd Class, DR IV
  • 37654 Reko Combine, 2nd Class, DR IV
  • 38719 Flat Car w/Stakes D&RGW, set of 2
  • 38728 Tank Car ‘Texaco’
  • 38873 Boxcar CNW
  • 38729 Work Caboose NYC
  • 35027 Basic Analog Throttle with Power Supply [120 V]

An overview of all 2016 New Item deliveries from PIKO: PIKO G New Items 2016 – Delivery Dates

PIKO G Deliveries in April 2016

  • 36017 Interior Lighting Kit BR 132
  • 36226 Sound Kit BR 132
  • 36320 Extra Weights for BR 132, 2 pcs.
  • 37580 Diesel Locomotive BR 132 ‘Ludmilla’, DR IV
  • 37947 Low-Side Gondola, DR III
  • 38720 Flat Car w/Log Load PRR
  • 38726 Tank Car WP&YR
  • 38732 Container Car SF
  • 38737 Low-Side Gondola WP&YR

View all planned delivery dates for PIKO’s 2016 new items: PIKO G New Items 2016 – Delivery Dates