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Dapol N Gauge Class 156 DMU

Dapol N gauge Class 156 DMU with Zimo MX660 sound

Kit: Zimo MX660; SugarCube7

Here is an unusual (but effective) approach to putting sound into Dapol's N gauge Super Sprinter, using a Zimo MX660 sound decoder on the floor. The aim is to keep the decoder as out-of-sight as possible.

Example 1

With our MX660 wired up in preparation, we modify the seating area so that the decoder can sit on top of the chassis (with insulation tape between of course).

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The SugarCube7 speaker is positioned above the end of the decoder, and the seating area (now cut) goes back into place. We reuse the connector for the Dapol lightbar.

Example 1

All fits neatly back together.

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Example 1

Thanks for David Parminter for photos and notes

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