Older software may be upgraded with the latest software on BlueLine and Paragon 2 decoders.  The latest software release may have a feature or an enhancement that would increase your model railroading enjoyment.  In service mode, read CV8 to see what version your Paragon 2 decoder is. You may choose to send in your locomotive or just your Paragon 2 sound unit board.  If you ship the circuit board, please place the board in an anti-static bag and ship the board in a box.

 

The improvements for Paragon 2 are:

Diesel Locomotives:

Revision 4:

Master volume change (CV133) immediately becomes current volume

Consists functions for F13 thru F28 created using CV121 and CV122

Revision 5:

Mars lights powers on in DC operation

Easy consist clear improved

Revision 6:

Enhanced CV8 to 8 reset

Updated grade crossing and play toots

Revision 7:

Updated long address programming

Revision 8:

Improved slow speed operation

Improved brake squeal; terminates at stop with a spit valve sound effect

Included broadcast stop packet (CV244)

Enhanced headlight and L1 light startup control with CV159 bit 2

   

Steam Locomotives

Revision 8:

Enhanced passenger/freight sounds

F7=on=smoke on

Master volume change (CV133) immediately becomes current volume

Consists functions for F13 thru F28 created using CV121 and CV122

Rear lights enhanced

Rod knock off at <50% throttle

Revision 9:

Articulated chuffs feature for articulated locomotives

Revision 10:

Enhanced CV8 to 8 reset. 

Updated grade crossing and play toots

Revision 11:

Updated long address programming

Revision 13:

Improved slow speed operation

Improved brake squeal; terminates at stop with a Johnson Bar sound effect

Included broadcast stop packet (CV244)

Enhanced headlight and L1 light startup control with CV159 bit 2

Chuff sensor failure option (CV246 bit 6)

Shutdown (F9) turns off the smoke unit

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