Kato 2nd Production 9-44CW DCC ready?

Discussion in 'HO Scale Model Trains' started by leejax01, Apr 20, 2007.

  1. leejax01

    leejax01 New Member

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    Are the Kato 2nd generation(1997-2001 production) DCC ready? I know the newer ones have the 8 pin DCC socket, but is the 2nd generation a plug-n-play or does it need a whole board DCC conversion? Thanks for any info.
  2. brakie

    brakie Active Member

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    I have sad news for you..Only the 3rd production C44-9CW models has the DCC plug.