DCC++ Links


I’ve put together a list of links that I think are essential to the DCC++ project.

The YouTube videos are excellent and the 4 hardware related ones are all I needed to get my system up and running. The first 3 deal with theory and are very helpful. The 4th is the actual construction instructions.
1/4: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-nsVdpMhiTU&t
2/4: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rX05axpgROk
3/4: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6BRvv45db9o&t
4/4: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8cBQoI1NfHI

There is an extensive discussion about DCC++, including further developments of the system available on the Trainboard forum.

The code to load onto the Arduino is available through GitHub:

Official Documentation:

Step by Step download and installation guide:

DCC++ Wiki Homepage (includes advanced diagnostics)

DCC++ Facebook Page

Initial JMRI and DCC++ Controller Setup

Dave Bodnar’s Experiments with DCC++

High Power DCC Booster

3 thoughts on “DCC++ Links

    • Thanks for the comment. I am doing everything through JMRI and smart phone. I do want to build a throttle some time for a stand alone project I’m dreaming up. Dave Bodnar is the go to guy for that. I’ve got him in the links.


      • Thank you Greg! I have been corresponding with Dave and am ready to try his throttle but really look forward to creating something with more tactile controls aka the ProtoThrottle but for a steam locomotive. A steam beachhead design exists as sketches and as a prototype on my desk but what to actually include and how it will interact with the engine remains to be seen.


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