The Power Pro is the most user friendly DCC system on the market. The Pro-Cab walks you through every operation with clearly labeled buttons and well thought out menu prompts in plain English on its back lit LCD display. The most often performed operations usually are just a single key press. Plug in EPROMs allow you to update the system and no need to return the unit to the factory.

The Power Pro starter sets (5A and 10A in both tethered and wireless/radio) has everything you need to get DCC equipped trains up and running (except power transformer). The Quick Start Guide included in our system reference manual will have you up and running in less than 20 minutes.

PowerCAB - The Smart Cab Starter System - Just $215

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DCC Systems

Code Description Image Price A$
524-0025 PowerCab DCC System NCE

This is a starter set that includes a PowercCAB Controller, a Power Panel, comprehensive System Reference Manual, leads and a plug power supply cerified for Australian use.

This is an entire DCC system in the palm of your hand! This system can handle 2 or 3 HO sized trains, or 4 N scale trains.

This unit provides all of the capability and ease of use that you’ve heard about in our Power Pro system, at an entry level price.

Installation is a snap. Hook two wires to your track and plug in the cab and you’re running trains under DCC using the most advanced entry level system on the market.The PowerCAB can be expanded into either a full NCE Power Pro with all the features you have come to expect from NCE or increase its power to run a larger layout with the SB5 Smart booster. The SB5 Smart booster increases the PowerCab to a full 5A suitable for all small to medium sized layouts.

for all small to medium sized layouts.

PowerCab DCC  System NCE $220.00
524-0001 Power Pro 5A DCC System - Transformer not included.

Requires 5A transformer 524-TX2.

Power Pro 5A Specifications:

  • Cabs: 60
  • Maximum Number of simultaneous trains: 250
  • Number of consists: 127
  • Range of locomotive addresses: 0-9999
  • Range of consist addresses: 1-127
  • Range of accessory addresses: 1-2044
  • RS232 computer interface included
  • Continuous Output Current: 5.0 Amps
  • Power supply: 15VAC @ 5 Amps 75VA
  • Short circuit handling: Auto shutdown [500mS]
  • Output voltage: Factory set to 14 Volts [adj 10-18V]

Power Pro 5A DCC System - Transformer not included. $565.00
524-0002 NCE Power Pro Radio 5A System - Transformer not included.

Requires 5A transformer 524-TX2.

This system has all the same specifications as the Power Pro 5A DCC system above with this extra functionality:

  • RB01 Radio Base Station
  • 6' RJ12 Cable for RB02
  • 900MHz Hi-Gain Antennas
  • Radio supplement manual

NCE Power Pro Radio 5A System - Transformer not included. $735.00
524-0006 Power Pro 10A System - Transformer not included. Special Order Only.

The Power Pro is the most user friendly DCC system on the market. The Pro-Cab walks you through every operation with clearly labeled buttons and well thought out menu prompts in plain English on its back lit LCD display. The most often performed operations usually are just a single key press.

Plug in EPROMs allow you to update the system and no need to return the unit to the factory.

Suitable for O scale and large G scale railways.

The Power Pro starter set has everything you need to get DCC equipped trains up and running (except power transformer).

The Quick Start Guide included in our system reference manual will have you up and running in less than 20 minutes.

Power Pro 10A Specifications:

  • Cabs: 60 maximum
  • Number of simultaneous trains: 250
  • Number of consists: 127
  • Range of locomotive addresses: 0-9999
  • Range of consist addresses: 1-127
  • Range of accessory addresses: 1-2044
  • RS232 computer interface included
  • Continuous Output Current: 10 Amps
  • Power supply: 18VAC, 10Amps 180VA
  • Short circuit handling: Auto shutdown [500mS]
  • Output voltage: Factory set to 14 Volts [adj 10-24V]
  • Max voltage input is 22 VAC or 26 VDC

Power Pro 10A System - Transformer not included. Special Order Only. $690.00
524-0007 Power Pro R 10A System - Transformer not included. Special Order Only.

This system has all the same specifications as the Power Pro 10A DCC system above with this extra functionality:

  • RB02 Radio Base Station
  • 6' RJ12 Cable for RB02
  • 900MHz Hi-Gain Antennas
  • Radio supplement manual

Power Pro R 10A System - Transformer not included. Special Order Only. $972.00
524-0008 CS-02

NCE Power Pro Command Station and is the most user friendly DCC system on the market. Plug in EPROMs allow you to update the system and no need to return the unit to the factory

This is and ideal path for those wishing to move from another DCC system and seeking the NCE advantage. When migrating please contact us as most boosters are compatible with the NCE CS 02 Command station.

Command Station portion only of Power Pro (no cab, booster or decoders)

CS-02 Specifications:

  • Cabs: 60 maximum
  • Number of simultaneous trains: 250
  • Number of consists: 127
  • Range of locomotive addresses: 0-9999
  • Range of consist addresses: 1-127
  • Range of accessory addresses: 1-2044
  • RS232 computer interface included
  • Power supply: 15VAC, 1.5Amps

No Image Available $250.00
524-0022 PH-Box 5A DCC System - Transformer not included.

The PH Box is the heart of the NCE Power Pro and is the most user friendly DCC system on the market. Plug in EPROMs allow you to update the system and no need to return the unit to the factory.

This is and ideal path for those wishing to move from The NCE PowerCab to a full featured DCC system. This system requires transformer 524-TX02.

PH Box 5A Specifications:

  • Cabs: 60 maximum
  • Number of simultaneous trains: 250
  • Number of consists: 127
  • Range of locomotive addresses: 0-9999
  • Range of consist addresses: 1-127
  • Range of accessory addresses: 1-2044
  • RS232 computer interface included
  • Continuous Output Current: 5.0 Amps
  • Power supply: 15VAC, 5 Amps 75VA [18VAC no load max]
  • Short circuit handling: Auto shutdown [500mS]
  • Output voltage: Factory set to 14 Volts [adj 9.5 - 18V]

No Image Available $374.00
524-0046 NCE twin controller

DCC Twin - NCE's new starter set that provides TWO train controls right out of the box. The Twin includes an internationally approved 3 Amp (42 Watt) power supply.  A Cab Bus expansion connector lets you to add several additional throttles.

NCE twin controller $165.00

DCC Power

Code Description Image Price A$
524-0028 DB3a Dumb Booster (Superceded by DB5)

* The DB3a Dumb Booster expands the Smart Booster* Can be used with an NCE Pro as a 5 amp booster.DB3 specification:* Continuous Output Current: 5.0 Amps* Power supply: 16VAC, 5 Amps 75VA* Short circuit handling: Auto shutdown [500mS] * Output voltage: Factory set to 14 Volts [adj 10 - 18V]

No Image Available $125.00
524-0005 PB-105 Five Amp Power StationPOWER STATION

NCE model 524-003 PB105 Power Booster for Power Pro DCC System. If you need more power than the Power Pro alone can supply, the PB105 supplies 5 Amps of continuous voltage to your track. Enough to handle very large lashups of locomotives and still have reserve capacity. Recommended for Z through S scales.Includes:5-Amp Powerhouse power boosterOne 1-foot control bus cable with RJ-H modular telephone plugs on each endOne connectorPB105 Product ManualNCE warranty

PB-105 Five Amp Power StationPOWER STATION $162.00
524-0006PB PB-110 10 Amp Power Station

10 Amp Power Booster recommended for O, G and other large scales. The PB-110 provides true 10 Amps of continuous voltage to your track. Enough to handle MUs of the largest locomotives.

PB-110 10 Amp Power Station $271.00
524-TX01 1.2 Amps 13.8v DC-16VA (Model IFXs) No Image Available $35.00
524-TX02 5 Amps 15v DC-75VA Transformer for Power Pro Systems No Image Available $78.00
524-0110 Power Cab Transformer No Image Available $29.00

DCC Boosters

Code Description Image Price A$
524-0029 DB5 Dumb Booster (Replaces DB3a) - Includes Transformer.

Provides additional 5 Amps of power to an NCE SB5 Smart Booste. Additional 5-Amp boosters may be connected for even more power handling on larger layouts.

DB5 Dumb Booster (Replaces DB3a) - Includes Transformer. $200.00
524-0027 SB5 Smart Booster 5A

The SB5 Smart Booster expands the features of the Power Cab DCC System.
*Increases total power output to 5 amps
* Use up to 4 cabs with the SB5
* Converts to plain booster to expand to a PowerPro
* Used with SB5 the Power Cab is a walk around throttle

SB5 specification:* Maximum number of cabs: 6 [range 2 to 7]
   plus USB/AIU/Mini panel range 8 - 10
* Maximum number of simultaneous trains: 18
* Functions controlled: 29
* Locomotive address range 1 -127 [shot] 0-9999 [long]
* Accessory Range : 1 - 2044
* Signal Address Range: 1 - 2044
* Maximum number of adv. consists: 16 [range 112 - 127]
* Maximum number of old style consists: 6 per cab [36 total]

SB5 Smart Booster 5A $235.50

DCC Throttle

Code Description Image Price A$
524-0039 Cab-06(e)

The Cab06e uses an encoder knob for speed control. The Cab06 can be set to YARD mode. Yard mode makes the speed knob act as a "center off" speed control. Turn the knob to the right and the loco will increase speed in the forward direction. Turn it to the left and speed will decrease until it gets to zero then it will start to increase speed in the reverse direction the farther you turn it to the left. Selection and control of individual or entire routes and through turnouts (via the MACRO key), and NCE's unique OPTION button that can and be programmed to act as any button you wish, even those found on a much larger cab.Additional features include a 4 digit LED display, 29 function, accessories with 6 recalls [except PowerCab].

Cab-06(e) $108.00
524-0012 Cab04p

The Cab04P uses a conventional knob for speed control and a potentiometer. The Cab04 can be set to YARD mode. Yard mode makes the speed knob act as a "center off" speed control. Turn the knob to the right and the loco will increase speed in the forward direction. Turn it to the left and speed will decrease until it gets to zero then it will start to increase speed in the reverse direction the farther you turn it to the left. Selection and control of individual or entire routes through turnouts (via the MACRO key), and NCE's unique OPTION button that can be programmed to act as any button you wish, even those found on a much larger cab.

CRO key), and our unique OPTION button that can be programmed to act as any button you wish, even those found on a much larger cab.

Cab04p $95.00
524-0010 ProCab

The Pro Cab provides the most user-friendly access to all system features. Uncomplicated menus on the easy to read, backlit LCD display guide you through the most advanced operations with a minimum of fuss.

ProCab $171.00
524-0011 ProCabR

The Pro Cab-R throttle has the same specification as the Pro Cab except that a radio board and battery holder has been added for operation as a radio throttle while retaining the plug capability of the Pro Cab.

ProCabR $252.00
524-0013 Cab-04pR

The Cab04PR has the same specification as the Cab04P except that a radio board and battery holder has been added for operation as a radio throttle while retaining the plug capability of the CAB04P.

Cab-04pR $185.00
524-0014 Cab-04e

The Cab04e uses a encoder knob for speed control. The Cab04e can be set to YARD mode. Yard mode makes the speed knob act as a "center off" speed control. Turn the knob to the right and the loco will increase speed in the forward direction. Turn it to the left and speed will decrease until it gets to zero then it will start to increase speed in the reverse direction the farther you turn it to the left. Selection and control of individual or entire routes through turnouts (via the MACRO key), and NCE's unique OPTION button that can be programmed to act as any button you wish, even those found on a much larger cab.

The Cab04e uses two separate cab address allowing individual control or two locomotives using the toggle switch located on the top of the throttle.

Cab-04e $106.00
524-0015 Cab-04e R

The Cab04eR has the same specification as the Cab04e except that a radio board and battery holder has been added for operation as a radio throttle while retaining the plug capability of the CAB04e.

Cab-04e R $213.00
524-0016 Cab-05

The Cab05 features push button operation for all control functions. It provides single button operation of all decoder functions, momentary HORN button. Selection and control of individual or entire routes through turnouts (via the MACRO key), and NCE's unique OPTION button that can be programmed to act as any button you wish, even those found on a much larger cab.

The Cab05 uses two separate cab address allowing individual control or two locomotives using the toggle switch located on the top of the throttle.

Cab-05 $97.00
524-0017 Cab-05 R

The Cab05R has the same specification as the Cab05 except that a radio board and battery holder has been added for operation as a radio throttle while retaining the plug capability of the CAB05.

Cab-05 R $195.00
524-0040 Cab-06(e)R Radio

The Cab06eR has the same specification as the Cab06 except that a radio board and battery holder has been added for operation as a radio throttle while retaining the plug capability of the CAB06.

Cab-06(e)R  Radio $195.00
524-0043 Cab-06p

For those who do not wish to use a encoder NCE offer the CAB06P and CAB06PR. All the great features of the CAB06e but with a potentiometer.

Cab-06p $105.00
524-0044 Cab-06pR Radio

The Cab06pR has the same specification as the Cab06p except that a radio board and battery holder has been added for operation as a radio throttle while retaining the plug capability of the CAB06.

Cab-06pR  Radio $205.00

Basic Setup for the PowerCAB