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Tsunami DSD

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Sound Decoder Comparison
Tsunami Hints II
Tsunami Worksheet

Tsunami Whistle Numbers
Soundtraxx Finally Delivers
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Configuring Consist Functions and Lighting Operations Made Easy

The Tsunami sound dedoders that will be sold in the Bachmann Spectrum On30 Shay, Climax & 2-8-0 will NOT be available separately.

Tsunami SoundCar Digital Sound Decoder
Soundtraxx
from $34.85
List from $42.50
829100 Tsunami SoundCar Digital Sound Decoder
829110 Tsunami SoundCar Digital Sound Decoder 3-pack

SoundCar™ Digital Sound Decoder™
Now your train is no longer limited to locomotive sounds! The 16-bit Tsunami SoundCar Digital Sound Decoder™ is the only DCC decoder to replicate railcar sounds, such as the clickety-clack, flange squeal, flat spots, generator, brake cylinders, and glad hand release. It also includes a selection of user-adjustable horns, bells and whistles for cab cars and cabooses. For even more realism, the decoder has four Hyperlight lighting outputs for interior and exterior lights.

These universal-style decoders measure 47mm x 14mm x 8.5mm and are easy to install in N to G scales. They work with any 8-ohm speaker.  For the optimal experience, use a SoundCar decoder in every third or fourth car in a consist.


Tsunami DSD Diesel
Soundtraxx
$97.58
List $119.00
Don't forget your speakers!
All Tsunamis require the PowerPax Programming Track Booster to program on the programming track.
Soundtraxx Low Speed Tuning
827111
For Baldwin VO Diesel Engines
- contains 16 Airhorns and sounds appropriate for Locomotives that were manufactured using the Baldwin VO 1000 Prime Mover
827112
For Baldwin 608NA Diesel Engines
- contains 16 Airhorns and sounds appropriate for Locomotives that were manufactured using the Baldwin 608NA Prime Mover
827113
For Baldwin 608A Diesel Engines
- contains 16 Airhorns and sounds appropriate for Locomotives that were manufactured using the Baldwin 608A Prime Mover
827101
EMD 567 Diesel Engines - for prototypes manufactured with the 567 Prime Mover (1st Generation).  This includes such engines as FT, F-units, E-units, GP7, GP9 and others.  Some of the 16 airhorns included are:  Wabco E2; Leslie A125, A200, S2M, S3L, S5T; Nathan K3L, M3, M5, P3, P5; Holden M3H, K5H, Hancock 4700 Air Whistle and more!
827102
EMD 645 Diesel Engines - for prototypes manufactured with the 645 Prime Mover (2nd Generation, turbo-charged).  This includes such engines as GP15T, GP39, GP39-2, SD39, GP40, GP40-2, SD40, SD40-2, SD45 and others.  Some of the 16 airhorns included are:  Wabco E2; Leslie S2M, S3L, RS3L, S5T; Nathan K3L, K5LA, M3, M5, P3, P5; Holden M3H, K5H and more!
827103
EMD 710 Diesel Engines - for prototypes manufactured with the 710 Prime Mover (3rd Generation, turbo-charged).  This includes such engines as GP59, GP60, GP60M, SD60 SD70, SD70MAC and others.  Some of the 16 airhorns included are:  Wabco E2; Leslie S2M, S3L, RS3L, RS5T, S5T; Nathan K3L, K5LA, M3, M5, P3, P5; Holden M3H, K5H and more!
827104
ALCO 244 Diesel Engines (V12)
- for prototypes manufactured with the 244 Prime Mover.  This includes such engines as FA, PA, RS-2, RS-3, RSC-2, RSC-3, RSD-4, RSD-5, RS-10 and others.  Some of the 16 airhorns included are:  Wabco E2; Leslie A125, A200, S2M, S3L, S5T; Nathan K3L, M3, M5, P3, P5; Holden M3H, K5H and more!
827105
ALCO 251 Diesel Engines (V12)
- for prototypes manufactured with the 251 Prime Mover, turbo-charged. This includes such engines as RS-11, RS-18, M420, RS-32, RS-36, C424M,C420 locomotives and others. Some of the 16 airhorns included are: Wabco E2; Leslie A200, S2M, S3L, S5T; Nathan K3L, M3, M5, P3, P5; Holden M3H, K5H and more!
827106 ALCO 251 Diesel Engines (V16) - for prototypes manufactured with the 251 Prime Mover, turbo-charged. Some of the 16 airhorns included are: Wabco E2; Leslie A200, S2M, S3L, S5T; Nathan K3L, M3, M5, P3, P5; Holden M3H, K5H and more!
827107 GE-FDL-16 - for prototypes manufactured with the FDL-16 Prime Mover, turbo-charged. Some of the 16 airhorns included are: Wabco E2; Leslie A200, S2M, S3L, S5T; Nathan K3L, M3, M5, P3, P5; Holden M3H, K5H and more!
827108 Fairbanks-Morse Opposed piston engine - for prototypes manufactured with the FM Prime Mover, turbo-charged. Some of the 16 airhorns included are: Wabco E2; Leslie A200, S2M, S3L, S5T; Nathan K3L, M3, M5, P3, P5; Holden M3H, K5H and more!
827109 EMD 645 Diesel Non-Turbo Engines - for prototypes manufactured with the 645 Prime Mover (2nd Generation, non-turbo-charged). This includes such engines as GP38, SD38, SW1000, SW1500, MP15
827110 Galloping Goose
827114 GE Gas Turbine - This includes both the Turbine sound and the Diesel prime mover.
827115 Tsunami for EMD 710 G3C-T2 – contains 16 Airhorns and sounds appropriate to locomotives that were manufactured using the EMD 710 G3C-T2 Prime Mover.
827116 Tsunami for GE Gevo-12 – contains 16 Airhorns and sounds appropriate to locomotives that were manufactured using the General Electric Gevo-12 Prime Mover.
827117 Tsunami for GE FDL-16 Modern - contains 16 air horns and sounds (including Whooping air compressor)
827118 Tsunami for Dual EMD 567 (E Units) - contains 16 air horns and sounds
827119 Tsunami for EMD 567D Tubocharged - contains 16 air horns and sounds
827124 Tsunami TSU-1000 for Dual GE FDL-16
Airhorns included are: Wabco A2, E2 Leslie A125, A200, S2M, S3L, S5T Nathan K3L, M3, M5, P3, P5 (Early) Holden M3H, K5H Hancock Air Whistle; prime mover is a Dual GE FDL-16, which can be used for both the U50 and U50C

Each decoder will feature 16 different horns as well as Fans, Compressor and other sounds.


Tsunami AT 1000
Soundtraxx
$81.96
List $99.95
Don't forget your speakers!
All Tsunamis require the PowerPax Programming Track Booster to program on the programming track.
Soundtraxx Low Speed Tuning
828036
PNP Tsunami for Atlas Genset, QSK19CX3-
contains 16 airhorns and sounds
828037
PNP Tsunami for Atlas with ALCO 251C
- contains 16 airhorns and sounds
828038
PNP Tsunami for Atlas with GE FDL-16 Modern
- contain 16 airhorns and sounds
828039
PNP Tsunami for Atlas with EMD 567D Turbocharged
- contain 16 airhorns and sounds
828040
Atlas Format PnP for EMD 567
- For prototypes manufactured with the 567 Prime Mover. Some of the 16 airhorns included are: Wabco E2; Leslie A200, S2M, S3L, S5T; Nathan K3L, M3, M5, P3, P5; Holden M3H, K5H and more!
828041
Atlas Format PnP for EMD 645
- For prototypes manufactured with the 645 Prime Mover. Some of the 16 airhorns included are: Wabco E2; Leslie A200, S2M, S3L, S5T; Nathan K3L, M3, M5, P3, P5; Holden M3H, K5H and more!
828042
Atlas Format PnP for EMD 710
- For prototypes manufactured with the 710 Prime Mover. Some of the 16 airhorns included are: Wabco E2; Leslie A200, S2M, S3L, S5T; Nathan K3L, M3, M5, P3, P5; Holden M3H, K5H and more!
828043
Atlas Format PnP for ALCO 244-V12
- For prototypes manufactured with the 244 Prime Mover. Some of the 16 airhorns included are: Wabco E2; Leslie A200, S2M, S3L, S5T; Nathan K3L, M3, M5, P3, P5; Holden M3H, K5H and more!
828044
Atlas Format PnP for ALCO 251-V12
- For prototypes manufactured with the 251 Prime Mover. Some of the 16 airhorns included are: Wabco E2; Leslie A200, S2M, S3L, S5T; Nathan K3L, M3, M5, P3, P5; Holden M3H, K5H and more!
828045
Atlas Format PnP for ALCO 251-V16
- For prototypes manufactured with the 251 Prime Mover. Some of the 16 airhorns included are: Wabco E2; Leslie A200, S2M, S3L, S5T; Nathan K3L, M3, M5, P3, P5; Holden M3H, K5H and more!
828046
Atlas Format PnP for GE FDL-16
- For prototypes manufactured with the FDL-16 Prime Mover. Some of the 16 airhorns included are: Wabco E2; Leslie A200, S2M, S3L, S5T; Nathan K3L, M3, M5, P3, P5; Holden M3H, K5H
and more!
828047
Atlas Format PnP for Fairbanks-Morse
- For prototypes manufactured with the FM Prime Mover. Some of the 16 airhorns included are: Wabco E2; Leslie A200, S2M, S3L, S5T; Nathan K3L, M3, M5, P3, P5; Holden M3H, K5H
and more!
828048
Atlas Format PnP for EMD 645 -
Non Turbocharged For prototypes manufactured with the 645 Prime Mover without a turbo. Some of the 16 airhorns included are: Wabco E2; Leslie A200, S2M, S3L, S5T; Nathan K3L, M3, M5, P3, P5; Holden M3H, K5H and more!
828049
Atlas Format PnP for ALCO 539 Turbo
- For prototypes manufactured with the 539 Prime Mover. Some of the 16 airhorns included are: Wabco E2; Leslie A200, S2M, S3L, S5T; Nathan K3L, M3, M5, P3, P5; Holden M3H, K5H and more!

Each decoder will feature 16 different horns as well as Fans, Compressor and other sounds.


Tsunami BW 1000
Soundtraxx
$81.96
List $99.95
Don't forget your speakers!
All Tsunamis require the PowerPax Programming Track Booster to program on the programming track.
Soundtraxx Low Speed Tuning
828020 Tsunami for EMD 567 Diesel Engines (1st Generation)
Engines produced by Bowser/Stewart EMD F3, F7, F9 and FT
828023 Tsunami for Baldwin 608A Turbo Diesel Engines
Engines produced by Bowser/Stewart AS16, AS616, RS12
828025 Tsunami for ALCO 251 (V16) Diesel Engines
Engines produced by Bowser/Stewart C-630, C-628 and C-630M
828026 Tsunami for GE FDL-16 Diesel Engines
Engines produced by Bowser/Stewart U25B

Each decoder will feature 16 different horns as well as Fans, Compressor and other sounds.


Tsunami GN 1000
Soundtraxx
from $81.96
List from $99.95
Don't forget your speakers!
Plug and Play for Athearn Genesis HO diesel models. All Tsunamis require the PowerPax Programming Track Booster to program on the programming track.
Soundtraxx Low Speed Tuning
828050 Tsunami for EMD 567 Diesel Engines (1st Generation) – contains 16 Airhorns and sounds appropriate to locomotives that were manufactured using the EMD 567 Prime Mover.
828051 Tsunami for EMD 645 Diesel Engines (2nd Generation) – contains 16 Airhorns and sounds appropriate to locomotives that were manufactured using the EMD 645 Prime Mover.
828052 Tsunami for EMD 710 Diesel Engines (3rd Generation) – contains 16 Airhorns and sounds appropriate to locomotives that were manufactured using the EMD 710 Prime Mover.
828053 PNP Tsunami for Athearn with EMD 710 G3C-T2 (SD70 ACe) - contains 16 airhorns and sounds
828056 Tsunami for GE FDL-16 Diesel Engines – contains 16 Airhorns and sounds appropriate to locomotives that were manufactured using the GE FDL-16 Prime Mover.
828057 PNP Tsunami for Athearn with GE FDL-16 Modern - contains 16 airhorns and sounds
828058 PNP Tsunami for Athearn with EMD 645 Non-Turbocharged - contains 16 airhorns and sounds
828059 Tsunami for Athearn Genesis ES44AC ES44DC

Tsunami IM 1000
Soundtraxx
from $97.95
List from $119.00
Don't forget your speakers!
Digital Sound Decoder designed specifically for recent production InterMountain HO diesels. All Tsunamis require the PowerPax Programming Track Booster to program on the programming track.
Soundtraxx Low Speed Tuning
828070 Tsunami TSU-IM1000 EMD 567
828071 Tsunami TSU-IM1000 EMD 645
828074 Tsunami TSU-IM1000 GE GEVO-12 (ES4AC/DC)

Tsunami KT 1000
Soundtraxx
$97.58
List $119.00
Don't forget your speakers!
Plug and Play for KATO HO Diesel Models.
Soundtraxx Low Speed Tuning
828060   Tsunami for Kato HO SD-70
contains 16 airhorns and sounds appropriate to a 3rd Generation EMD SD-70.
828062   Tsunami for Kato HO SD-38-2
contains 16 airhorns and sounds appropriate to a 2ND Generation EMD SD-38-2.
828063   Tsunami for Kato HO SD-45
contains 16 airhorns and sounds appropriate to a 2ND Generation EMD SD-45.
828064   Tsunami for Kato HO F40-PH
contains 16 airhorns and sounds appropriate to a 2ND Generation EMD F40-PH.
828065   Kato HO RS-2
contains 16 Airhorns and sounds appropriate for a RS-2 with and ALCO 244 Prime Mover
828066 PNP Tsunami for Kato HO C44-9W - contains 16 airhorns and sounds
828067 PNP Tsunami for Kato HO GP35 - contains 16 airhorns and sounds

Tsunami DSD
Soundtraxx
from $97.58
List from $119.00
Don't forget your speakers!
All Tsunamis require the PowerPax Programming Track Booster to program on the programming track.
Soundtraxx Low Speed Tuning
826101
The Light Steam version (P.N. 826101) contains eight whistles appropriate for a variety of light steam engines. These are suitable for all switchers and engines with the following wheel arrangements: 4-4-0, 4-4-2, 2-6-0, 4-6-0, 2-8-0 and others. Whistles included are:
Colorado & Southern #74, (Road Mix)
Colorado & Southern #74, (Yard Mix)
Baldwin Class B-4G, Consolidation 2-8-0
Heisler
Westside Lumber Co. Shay #14
Peanut Whistle
D&RGW Single Chime
Reading 6-Chime
All Tsunamis and QSI sound decoders require the PowerPax Programming Track Booster to program on the programming track.
826102
The Medium Steam version (P.N. 826102) contains eight whistles appropriate for a variety of medium steam engines such as engines with the following wheel arrangements: 4-6-2, 2-8-2, 4-6-4, 2-10-0, and others. Whistles included are:
Santa Fe Freight
Baltimore & Ohio 3-Chime
Colorado &Southern #801
Pennsylvania Railroad Banshee
Lehigh Valley
Nathan 5-Chime (Road Mix)
Nathan 5-Chime (Yard Mix)
USRA 6-Chime
All Tsunamis and QSI sound decoders require the PowerPax Programming Track Booster to program on the programming track.
826103
The Heavy Steam version (P.N. 826103) is recommended for installation in articulated and heavy steam engines including engines with the following wheel arrangements: 4-8-4, 2-10-2, 2-12-2, 2-8-8-2, 4-6-6-4 and others. Whistles included are:
Frisco #1522
Norfolk & Western #1218
Union Pacific #4018
Southern Pacific #4449 (Whistle)
Southern Pacific #4449 (Airhorn)
USRA 6-Chime
All Tsunamis and QSI sound decoders require the PowerPax Programming Track Booster to program on the programming track.
826104
The Denver & Rio Grande K-Class version (P.N. 826104)
includes a collection of whistles and sounds commonly heard on Denver & Rio Grande Western K-Class Mikados. This decoder is also suitable for use with other light and medium locomotives. Whistles included are:
K-27 #463
K-36 #487
K-36 #488
K-36 #489
K-36 #489 (with broken chime)
K-37 #497
All Tsunamis and QSI sound decoders require the PowerPax Programming Track Booster to program on the programming track.
826105
The Southern Pacific Cab Forward 4-8-8-2 version (P.N. 826105)

All Tsunamis and QSI sound decoders require the PowerPax Programming Track Booster to program on the programming track.
826116
The Denver & Rio Grande C-Class version (P.N. 826116)
contains whistles and sounds commonly heard on Denver & Rio Grande Western C-Class Consolidations. This decoder is also suitable for use in other light engines. Whistles included are:
C-19 #340 (Yard Mix)
C-19 #340 (Road Mix)
D&RGW Single Chime
Westside Lumber Co. Shay #14
Peanut
All Tsunamis and QSI sound decoders require the PowerPax Programming Track Booster to program on the programming track.
826120
The Light Logging version (P.N. 826120)
contains whistles suitable for installation in geared and light logging locomotives such as the shay, climax, heisler and other small engines. Whistles included are:
Westside Lumber Co. Shay #14
Westside Lumber Co. Shay #12
Heisler
Peanut Whistle
D&RGW Single Chime
All Tsunamis and QSI sound decoders require the PowerPax Programming Track Booster to program on the programming track.
826121
Southern Railroads version (P.N. 826121)
contains whistles and sounds appropriate for a variety of steam engines from such roads as Southern Railway and Norfolk & Western.
All Tsunamis and QSI sound decoders require the PowerPax Programming Track Booster to program on the programming track.

The Tsunami is a small generic format with a detachable harness using a jst connector. If your loco has a DCC 8 pin NMRA type DCC socket then you will also need to order a harness with jst connector on one end and the NMRA plug on the other. The Digitrax DHWHP harness is a good option.


Micro Tsunami
Soundtraxx
$114.76
List $139.95
Don't forget your speakers!
Like the HO Tsunamis the Micro may require the DCC Specialties PowerPax Programming Track Booster
Soundtraxx Low Speed Tuning
Micro-Tsunami Review
Micro Tsunami with Bachmann HO Shays
Heat Sinking The Soundtraxx Micro Tsunamis
826001
The Light Steam version (P.N. 826001)
contains eight whistles appropriate for a variety of light steam engines. These are suitable for all switchers and engines with the following wheel arrangements: 4-4-0, 4-4-2, 2-6-0, 4-6-0, 2-8-0 and others. Whistles included are:
Colorado & Southern #74, (Road Mix) Colorado & Southern #74, (Yard Mix)
Baldwin Class B-4G, Consolidation 2-8-0 Heisler
Westside Lumber Co. Shay #14
Peanut Whistle
D&RGW Single Chime
Reading 6-Chime
826002
The Medium Steam version (P.N. 826002)
contains eight whistles appropriate for a variety of medium steam engines such as engines with the following wheel arrangements: 4-6-2, 2-8-2, 4-6-4, 2-10-0, and others. Whistles included are:
Santa Fe Freight
Baltimore & Ohio 3-Chime Colorado &Southern #801 Pennsylvania Railroad
Banshee Lehigh Valley
Nathan 5-Chime (Road Mix) Nathan 5-Chime (Yard Mix) USRA 6-Chime
826003
The Heavy Steam version (P.N. 826003)
is recommended for installation in articulated and heavy steam engines including engines with the following wheel arrangements: 4-8-4, 2-10-2, 2-12-2, 2-8-8-2, 4-6-6-4 and others. Whistles included are:
Frisco #1522
Norfolk & Western #1218
Union Pacific #4018
Southern Pacific #4449 (Whistle) Southern Pacific #4449 (Airhorn) USRA
6-Chime
Southern Pacific 6-Chime
826004
The Denver & Rio Grande K-Class version (P.N. 826004)
includes a collection of whistles and sounds commonly heard on Denver & Rio Grande Western K-Class Mikados. This decoder is also suitable for use with other light and medium locomotives. Whistles included are:
K-27 #463 K-36 #487 K-36 #488 K-36 #489
K-36 #489 (with broken chime)
K-37 #497
826005
Southern Pacific Cab Forward
- includes classic SP whistles and others as well as the signature "Aspirated" Airpump.
826016
The Denver & Rio Grande C-Class version (P.N. 826016)
contains whistles and sounds commonly heard on Denver & Rio Grande Western C-Class Consolidations. This decoder is also suitable for use in other light engines. Whistles included are:
C-1 9 #340 (Yard Mix)
C-1 9 #340 (Road Mix)
D&RGW Single Chime
Westside Lumber Co. Shay #14 Peanut
826020
The Light Logging version (P.N. 826020)
contains whistles suitable for installation in geared and light logging locomotives such as the shay, climax, heisler and other small engines. Whistles included are:
Westside Lumber Co. Shay #14 Westside Lumber Co. Shay #12 Heisler
Peanut Whistle
D&RGW Single Chime

Micro Tsunami Diesel
Soundtraxx
$114.76
List $139.95
Don't forget your speakers!
Like the HO Tsunamis the Micro may require the DCC Specialties PowerPax Programming Track Booster
Soundtraxx Low Speed Tuning
Micro-Tsunami Review
N Scale SD45 Installation Photos

827001
EMD 567 Diesel Engines
- for prototypes manufactured with the 567 Prime Mover (1st Generation). This includes such engines as FT, F3, F7, GP&, GP9 and others. Some of the 16 airhorns included are: Wabco E2; Leslie A125, A200, S2M, S3L, S5T; Nathan K3L, K5LA, M3, P3, P5; Holden M3H, K5H and more!

827002
Micro-Tsunami for EMD 645 Diesel Engines
– contains 16 Airhorns and sounds appropriate to locomotives that were manufactured using the EMD 645 Prime Mover.

827003
Micro-Tsunami for EMD 710 Diesel Engines
– contains 16 Airhorns and sounds appropriate to locomotives that were manufactured using the EMD 710 Prime Mover.
827004
ALCO 244 Diesel Engines
- for prototypes manufactured with the 244 Prime Mover. This includes such engines as FA-1, FA-2, PA-1, PA-2, RS-2, RS-3, RSC-2, RSC-3 and others. Some of the 16 airhorns included are: Wabco E2; Leslie A125, A200, S2M, S3L, S5T; Nathan K3L, K5LA, M3, P3, P5; Holden M3H, K5H and more!
827008
Fairbanks-Morse Diesel Engines
- for FM Engines. Contains 16 Airhorns and sounds appropriate to a variety of Fairbanks-Morse Locomotives.

827010
Galloping Goose
- contains horns for the RGS Galloping Goose and other railbuses.

827011
For ALCO 539 Diesel Engines
- contains 16 Airhorns and sounds appropriate for locomotives that were manufactured using the ALCO 539 Prime Mover
827012
For ALCO 539 Turbo Diesel Engines
- contains 16 Airhorns and sounds appropriate for locomotives that were manufactured using the ALCO 539T Prime Mover
827014
Micro-Tsunami for GE Cummins Diesel Engines
– contains 16 Airhorns and sounds appropriate to locomotives that were manufactured using a GE Cummins Diesel Prime Mover.
827015 Micro Tsunami for UP Gas Turbine - Contains 16 Air Horns and sounds
827018 Micro Tsunami for Dual EMD 567 (E Units) - Contains 16 Air Horns and sounds
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