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Zephyr Xtra DCC Starter System
Part #DIG-ZEPHYR N Scale Supply Price: $180.00

  • Everything you need to get started in Digitrax Command Control for a great low price.
  • Zephyr is perfect for beginning, intermediate and advanced model railroaders. It is easy to use and has tons of features.
  • Zephyr offers excellent speed control, prototypical consisting, the full range of programming features and much more.

Components of Zephyr System:

  • DCS51 Throttle / Command Station / Booster All-In-One
  • PS314 Power Supply
  • LT-1 Decoder & Cable test kit
  • Complete set of manuals

    NOTE: Digitrax starter sets do not include decoders

Zephyr’s DCS51 is approximately 7.25" wide, 5.5" deep (including rear connector), 2.75" high (including knobs).

All hook up is in the rear of the unit so, leave plenty of room for wires.

Note: Digitrax Zephyr Starter Sets does not include mobile decoders. There are a wide variety of DCC decoders available today and some are made to fit specific locomotives. Some decoders have more features and cost more money and some are less expensive with fewer features. Your Digitrax authorized dealer will be able to assist you in choosing the “right” decoder for your layout. Click here to visit our decoder selection pages.


Zephyr Offers:
  • Simple to use controls for running trains.
  • Large speed control knob and direction switch with brake.
  • Full numeric key pad.
  • Easy 2 and 4 digit addressing.
  • Smooth speed control.
Run multiple trains at once without blocking!
  • Run up to 20 addresses at the same time on your system.
  • Run up to 20 throttles at the same time on your system.
Jump Ports for using DC power packs as additional throttles
  • Use one or two smooth DC power packs as throttles to control DCC equipped locomotives.
  • Simple, cost effective way to add more throttles to your Zephyr set.
  • Makes it easy to share the fun of DCC with layout visitors and young operators.
  • Functions on locos controlled by Jump throttles remain active.
Over 9000 Locomotive Addresses
  • Address 00 for operation of one or more locos without decoders.
  • Two Digit Addressing is easy to use. (Address 01-127).
  • Four Digit Addressing lets you use the road number of your engines as their addresses. (Address 0128-9000+).
3.0 Amps of Power to Run Multiple Trains
  • Booster outputs 13 volts for safe operation in N and HO scales.
Function Control
  • Control 29 functions-F0 through F28
  • Function 2 is a special non-latching key that can be used to sound the horn for as long as the key is held down.
  • Constant brightness lighting. Headlights can be directional or independently controlled (depending on decoder capabilities).
Stationary Decoders, Turnout Control & Turnout Position Reporting
  • Access to stationary decoder control for turnouts and other devices.
  • Control 999 stationary decoder addresses.
Decoder Programming
  • Built in read / write programmer that can read and write all CVs.
  • Supports Paged programming (Digitrax preferred method). Also supports direct and register mode programming.
  • Operations mode programming can be used to program decoders on the layout.
  • Universal consisting, Digitrax preferred method. Allows ALL locos to be consisted prototypically, even analog locos.
  • Advanced consisting, allows only advanced consist capable mobile decoders.
  • Basic consisting, program decoders to run on same address.
Expandability with Digitrax LocoNet
  • Use Zephyr as a starting point for your Digitrax LocoNet System, then add components.
  • Use Zephyr as an expansion set with Digitrax equipment you already have installed.
  • Add Radio or IR via LocoNet. Just plug in a UR90 or UR91 receiver and add IR and/or Radio throttles

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