The PTC Model III Documentation Library

User Documentation

All of the currently available documentation on the PTC Model III, including Product Overview (which includes pricing and ordering information), Users Manuals, and Application Notes can be downloaded from this page. This page has now been updated to include magazine reviews from Model Railroading, Model Railroader, and the Narrow Gauge and Short Line Gazette.

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PTC III Overview:

PTC Overview  01/06/2005  PTC III Product Overview, Options and Specs (580kb)

Order Form Use this form for organizing your order.

User Manuals:

 Rotary User Manual        04/12/2009  User's Manual for Rotary Track Selector Models (436kb)
 Pushbutton User Manual 04/12/2009  User's Manual for Pushbutton Track Selector Models (807kb)
 Keypad User Manual	    02/22/2015  User's Manual for Keypad Track Selector Models (368kb)
 Motor Mount Manual     02/26/2009  User's Manual for Optional Motor Mount Kit (260kb)
 Motor Mount Drawing    02/26/1999  Motor Mounting Dimensions (260kb)
 Shaft Brake Installation   07/10/2007  Shaft Brake Installation (425kb)
 Automatic Power Router Installation   (1.4M)
Application Notes:
 App1 Diam Scale Conversion   04/12/2000  App. Note #1: Diamond Scale Rotary Switch Conversion (328kb)
 App2 Walthers Conversion      04/12/2000  App. Note #2: Conversion of Walthers 95' HO Turntable (367kb)
 App3 Chubb Interfacing       04/12/2000  App. Note #3: Chubb Computer Control of the PTC Model III (131kb)
 App4 Walthers Cornerstone Conversion       App. Note #4: Conversion of Walthers Cornerstone HO Turntable (369kb)
Magazine Reviews:
 MRG_Sep00.pdf	    11/05/2001  Model Railroading, Sep '00, by Doug Geiger. 4 pages, many photos (4.0 M)
 MR_Dec96.pdf		11/05/2001  Model Railroader, Dec. '96, by Andy Sperandeo. 2-1/2 pages (2.3Mb)
 NGSLG_Sep96.pdf	11/05/2001  Narrow Gauge Gazette, Sep. '96, by editor Bob Brown.  1/2 page (1.5Mb)          

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