TraxxID Beta kit allows the Model Railroader to get started in a BIG way, running operations on a small model railroad layout. It provides all of the hardware required to track real-time 25 railcars at 3 industries or sidings. Coupled with our Traxx Operations (sold separately) and Traxx Inventory (free) software, this platform takes the Model Railroader to the next level of fun and automation.
The starter kit includes:
1- Raspberry Pi + case – Used as a access point.
1 – Raspberry Pi power supply.
1 – Ethernet Cable
20 – NFC Tags – Placed at the bottom of each railcar-trucks. Contains all the pre-stored data of the model railroad railcar.
5 – 25mm Tags
3 – MFRC522 RFID Read/Writer – Reads the railcar data from the attached tag.
3 – 8266 WiFi Modules – Sends car data and location to Raspberry Pi aggregator.
3 – 12VDC to 5VDC converters – Powers the Readers and WiFi interfaces using the layout accessory power bus.
3 – 7 pins to 4+3 pin Wire Harness – Provides wire connection between RFID Reader and WiFi Module.
1 – MFRC522 installation template – Used to outline the placement of the reader.
1 – Set of installation instructions – Makes installing the devices on your layout as easy as installing a switch and setting it up.
1 – Bag of screws and spacers.