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Deviation Spotlight

Light Bulb by ZCochrane, visual art

Deviation Spotlight

Sunset in Aachen West by ZCochrane, visual art

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Artist // Hobbyist // Photography
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My Bio
I am a railroad enthusiast. I'm also a computer enthusiast, but my products there don't make pictures anywhere near as nice. My photography is generally amateur level. I hope to get good enough to be a "Pro-sumer" one day.

Oh, and I write way too much in image descriptions. So if you want to know more, and particularly if not, that's the place.


Favourite TV Shows
Whichever I bought the DVDs of last
Favourite Books
Way too many
Favourite Writers
Way too many
Favourite Games
I'm working on it
Favourite Gaming Platform
Mac OS X
Tools of the Trade
Canon EOS 1000D
Other Interests
Programming, Star Trek, Railroads
I've posted this everywhere else, so I figure, why not put it here as well? In the past few weeks I’ve built a model railroad signal for garden railways with a custom DCC decdoder. Here’s what it looks like: I’ve heard from a number of people that they thought this was interesting, but they didn’t really understand what I was doing. So today I’ll try to explain the core of it all, this circuit board: And here’s the associated circuit diagram: I’ll try to explain why this is the way it is and what it does. (This whole explanation is aimed at people who have never done anything with electronics before. If that’s not you, then this may be a bit boring. Also, I didn’t come up with any of the parts of this. Most of this is based on things I learned by reading OpenDCC and Mikrocontroller.net. I’m sure I still made a lot of mistakes, though, and they’re definitely all mine and not the fault of anyone on these sites.) The goal First let’s talk about requirements. My goal was to build an
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Is there a list of all the weird gamification crap DA offers? I just got a note that I got "25 new fragments because I'm a core member", and I have no idea what a "fragment" is or why I would want one (or 25).
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Oh my god, it's finally possible to add deviations directly into a collection when faving again! Easily one of the top annoyances in Eclipse, and it only took an entire pandemic for them to fix it.
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Danke für's ⭐!

Gern geschehen!

thanks for the fave on Arriva Wink 610

Sorry for the late reply, but many thanks for the :+devwatch: and all of the recent faves!! :hug:

You're welcome! (Sorry for the late reply myself. I don't spend that much time looking here at the moment since I don't really have stuff to post, for obvious reasons.)

thanks for the many favs!! :w00t:

You're welcome!