Thread: Bachmann 2-6-6-2 opinions?
April 25th, 2012, 07:18 PM #1
Bachmann 2-6-6-2 opinions?
Anybody have experience with the DCC equipped 2-6-6-2 from Bachmann? Spookshow gives it a pretty good review and I'm about ready to jump on one. Lay it on me guys, what do you know?
April 25th, 2012, 11:02 PM #2Confirmed TrainBoard Member
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Runs good out of the box, not great but good. Even better when you get rid of the Bachmann decoder and put somethhing better in. I installed Digitrax DZ125's and mine will creep.
April 26th, 2012, 01:49 AM #3
Like the other 2-6-6-2 from Bachmann traction is weak. BF snot really helps. also some strategically place weight. It runs well, although I am not a DCC guy so no comment on that. detail is nice.Keep on rockin in the free world
April 26th, 2012, 03:13 AM #4
Spookshow reviewed the 1st DC run and the last DCC run. The DCC run is supposedly quieter and smoother. We'll see.
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