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Kit: MX648; SugarStrand6; SACC16 + SuperCap17000; Firebox Glow; Crew

Before we start, a quick review of the kit we're going to put into it...

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Take out the 8pin DCC socket and grind down that area to make it flat.

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MX648 is recovered in Kapton tape to make it a tiny bit thinner.

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SACC16 PCB is cut down to minimum, and connected to MX648's COMMON POSITIVE and GROUND.

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Bulk-head is removed and nano firebox SMD LED is fitted, with resistor.

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SACC16 is lightly stuck on top of decoder with some thin double-sided tape.

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Firebox wires are routed along the provided groove forward to the decoder.

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SuperCap17000 tucked under cab roof - the roof is curved enough that it is hidden from view from all but the lowest of angles.

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All done...

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