PENNSYRR.COM by Jerry Britton

Jerry Britton's PRR Middle Division in HO Scale

The position of LEWIS Operator is conducive to remote operations, as are Main Line Crews #1#2#3, and #4.

Several technologies are available to facilitate these operations, as follows:

For the Operator role:

Testing pending...

Zoom is used to provide a remote view of the tower panel and provide remote communications.

Superintendent Tasks: Operator Tasks:
Schedule Zoom call.  
Join Zoom call from Operator's workstation and share screen. Join Zoom call.
Delegate Zoom control of Operator's workstation to remote Operator. Confirm control of Operator's workstation.


For the Main Line Crew roles:

Testing pending...

Crews will use WiThrottle (iOS) or EngineDriver (Android) on a smart phone or tablet to control their train.

Superintendent Tasks: Operator Tasks:
   Join Zoom call and pin Operator's workstation screen to full size so you can see the entire panel.
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