Throttle Instructions

All M-I locomotives are DCC and controlled with radio cab control throttles. Diesel locomotives are operated with a realistic ProtoThrottle and steam is handled by NCE Radio Cabs.

Information regarding programming of throttles/momentum and more details on operation are forthcoming.

Basic controls are as follows…

ProtoThrottle for diesel locomotives
Cab ONON (Upper Left of LCD)
Select Loco
HeadlightTurn knob(s) at bottom
BellBELL (latch)
Whistle/HornPull brown lever
Air CompAir (latch)
Engine OFFn/a
Cab OFFThrottle IDLE / Brake OFF / Reverser MIDDLE
Latch = press once for function ON, press again for function OFF
ProtoThrottle from Iowa Scaled Engineering. A few custom mods from Scotty’s Model Shop.

NCE ProCab throttle for steam locomotives
Cab ONEMERG STOP
Select Loco
HeadlightHeadlight
Dim Keypad 7 (latch)
BellBELL (latch)
Whistle/HornHorn/Whistle
WaterKeypad 9 (latch)
Class/MarkersKeypad 6 (latch)
Engine OFFEMERG STOP
Cab OFFEXPN, then Keypad 1
Latch = press once for function ON, press again for function OFF
NCE Intermediate throttle
Cab ONHORN
Select Loco
HeadlightKeypad 6

BellBELL (latch)
Whistle/HornHORN
Water
Air Comp
Engine OFFn/a
Cab OFFHold SHIFT + HORN
Latch = press once for function ON, press again for function OFF