ZTC Controls was one of the first companies to introduce DCC to the
British market, following on from the introduction of Zero One.
Since 2001, I have been using ZTC equipment in a personal capacity
and also installing ZTC products on a number of customers layouts of
varying complexity, from basic “train-set” systems to large automated
finescale layouts. I have also installed a large number of decoders,
including sound, in various gauges of locomotives, both for private
customers and also as a sub-contractor to ZTC.
During 2008/9 the production of new ZTC equipment ceased and many
fans of ZTC, including myself, wondered what would happen to this
highly regarded British DCC manufactured system.
When the opportunity arose, I purchased the company and put the
product range back into full manufacture, the launch being the 2009
Warley Show at the NEC.
The 511 desk is still regarded as the most realistic model controller on
the market and, due to its advanced design, still features the Real Feel
control system which “puts you in the cab” be it steam era or modern
As a keen modeller myself I have always appreciated knowledgeable and friendly service and support from traders
and suppliers. I aim to be able to supply products from stock both at shows and via our mail order service and web
ZTC CONTROLS HAVE MOVED TO NEW AND LARGER PREMISES!
PLEASE NOTE THE NEW ADDRESS AND PHONE NUMBER ABOVE
*** New Products ***
ZTC 611 MASTER CONTROLLER
ZTC Controls are proud to announce the new 611 Master controller. Building on the success of the much-loved 511,
the new 611 retains the ergonomic design features and classic layout of the 511 but adds a number of new features
and extended capacity. Existing 511 owners will be able to have their controllers upgraded to the new specification.
The 611 includes the following new features:-
Price - 611 £449.00 511 upgrade to 611 specification £199.00
Availability - from July 2013
ZTC Controls Ltd, PO Box 95, Langport, Somerset TA10 1AR Tel: 0845 4674240
Page last updated 15/05/2013
Control of 28 functions
Functions selectable to be momentary
or latched operation
No bias to direction (F0) lighting
Roster capacity 128 locos
Programming output with power boost
for sound decoders
Direct connection to computer -
Future upgrades via downloaded software
Preset memory 256 routes x 256 steps
Output stabilised during initialisation
Speed steps - 128 as default
Compatible with 511 and 622 controllers