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Marklin 5625 Turnout Motor for 1-Scale

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Marklin 5625 Turnout Motor for 1-Scale

This article shows you how to connect the Marklin 5625 turnout motor, used in 1-Gauge, to a controller. Wire and Plug colors When you start wiring turnout motors, it helps to adhere to Marklin’s wiring colors. Yellow is used as the neutral return for the turnouts, while the blue wires are used for the switched side of the turnout motors. The blue wires are connected to switches (momentary contact, so that the turnout motors do not burn out), or to special digital decoders, that take the function of the switch boxes. The blue wire that will move the turnout to...

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