Train Control Systems M1P-5" small form factor decoder HO & N Scale

$48.95 $45.90


The M1 is a small form factor hard-wire decoder for HO and N scale installations. This decoder is designed for installations where space is limited. The M1P-5″ decoder comes connected to a 5″ (12.7 cm) long harness which is terminated with a 8-Pin NMRA plug.

  • Back EMF Load Compensation:

Provides superior slow speed control and high performance under load.

  • Quiet Drive:

Super-quiet motor control for “buzz” free motor performance.

  • DC Mode:

Decoder will automatically detect DC power. You can also configure how your lighting effects function on DC.

  • RailCom®:

This feature allows the decoder to talk to the command station. RailCom supports expansion for new features.

  • Variable Momentum:

Allows you to make custom acceleration and deceleration curves.

  • Incandescent Bulb Support:

This decoder can be used with 12 Volt bulbs.

  • Function Remapping:

Buttons 0 through 12 may be used to control the lighting functions of this decoder.

  • Programmable Lighting Effects:

Choose from 20 separate user-programmable lighting effects!

  • Dimmable Brightness:

Configure multiple different brightness levels for your LED’s or incandescent bulbs.

  • Decoder Lock:

Feature which prevents accidental/unwanted programming while activated.

  • Airwire™ Compatible:

Fully compatible with Airwire™ operation.

  • User-Loadable Speed Tables:

Configure custom speed curves and set speed limits.




Interface Type: Direct-Plug (8-Pin NMRA)

Dimensions (L x W x H): 0.587″ x 0.365″ x 0.135″ or 14.91mm x 9.27mm x 3.43mm

Scale: HO Scale N Scale

Continuous/Peak: 1.0/2.0 Amp

Total Functions: 2

Function Rating: 100 mA

12V Outputs: 2



Decoder Literature:  M1.pdf

Comprehensive Guide:  Comprehensive-Programming-Guide.pdf