Model RailRoad Manager (tm), MRRM (tm), software provides model railroad Inventory, Maintenance and Waybill-based Traffic Generation. Advanced version includes Dispatcher, Fascia, Cab Panels Editor and Operations, Layout Locomotive, Turnout, Signal, Block Occupancy, and other sensor Control. Advanced edition also provides HyperThrottle Cabs that integrate rail traffic workload and layout control, Multi-layout Operations for virtual car forwarding between layouts, Remote Operations to drive trains from a distance, Web Cams, Internet features, and extended DCC support.

Preview Cars and Weights per Stop

Purpose | Screen Images | Data Description | Function Descriptions | How to Use


The Roundhouse Foreman can use this information to confirm adequate power assigned to the consist. Also, if an 'event' occurs, the Dispatcher and Back Office staff can use this info to help develop alternative course of action.

Screen Images:

Data Description:

Rolling Stock on Train at this Stop - number of car is calculated based on manifest and stop

Train Total Weight at this stop - weight of cars and cargo is calculated at each stop

Consist Total Horsepower - calculated based on all locomotive on the consist

Consist Max. Pulling Weight - calculated based on nominal consist horsepower and environmental scenario chosen

Function Descriptions:

Announce Weight/Horsepower Errors - uncheck if your database does not provide weight and horspower data in your rolling stock inventory

Click on the stop rows in sequence to observe performance capability of your consist.

How to Use:

Roundhouse Foreman can preview the train run to be sure there is enough power assigned to carry the peak load.

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