Virtual Missenden – Train Detection

The are a vast variety of different train detection techniques in use within the hobby, we examine some of these here.

  • InfraRed Detection – Detectors that monitor a particular location and report on the presence of a train.
  • Block Detectors – DCC current detectors.
  • Cameras – Using video cameras for detection and on board the trains.
  • RFID – Using Radio Frequency Identification to detect a train location and what train it is.

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