Projects you can make!
|This section of the site is dedicated
to you, the hobbyist. Presented here are full designs for you to
use or modify as long as they are for non-commercial use. All
designs presented are protected under DMCA, and herby certified that all work
is original. Testing was done on all designs presented, however no
expressed or implied that a particular design is comprehensive.
Each design below has a full schematic, bill of materials, and circuit board (PCB) layout. You may modify the Schematic or PCB layout to suit your needs. Eagle Layout Editor v4.11 is the toolset used, and is free to download and use for non-commercial applications. To make the PCB from the files generated, try "Custom PCB", they are very reasonable and do great work.
Feel free to submit your projects to me for publishing here. Your rights will be reserved as the owner. Contact me for details on required files for your contribution.
|Post War Whistle Controller|
|Used by the AC/DC
Commander, this circuit will come in handy to operate your post war
whistle under Command Control. A low cost, simple to construct,
fun weekend project.
|Teledyne Coupler Controller|
|Conventional control of
your coil couplers. Activate the couplers on your post-war
switchers with the "Horn" button!
|Solid State Post War Relay Replacement|
|A combination of the above
two projects, this is a solid state version of a whistle / horn
relay. Tired of "tweaking" that relay to pull in or
release? Here is your solution to a cranky relay!
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