Accessory Configuration, Log Loader

This help page will teach you to complete the configuration of your placeholder accessory icon so you can use it to operate a command-controlled Log Loader.

You are going to turn this: ACC_Generic into this: ACC_Log_Loader


Before following these instructions, you should have positioned a placeholder accessory icon on a custom control panel, following these directions. The placeholder icon should be selected. It’s TMCC ID should be set to match that of your accessory. Your screen should resemble the image shown below:
Accessory02 Placed Selected

To finish configuring your Log Loader Accessory

  • Tap the Gear/Configuration icon. The Accessory Configuration panel appears.
  • Touch the photo of the default Gantry crane and swipe right-to-left to reveal the log loader as shown below.

Accessory05 type log loader AMC

There are two versions of the command controlled Log Loader, the original Lionel accessory using AMC/ARC control and the Electric Railroad upgraded version.

To choose the control type matching your accessory:
  • Tap the double-white-triangle icon in the upper right of the Accessory Configuration panel. It will toggle between AMC/ARC (Engine ID) and Electric RR (Accessory ID). Choose the control type matching your accessory.
  • Tap anywhere outside the Accessory Configuration panel to close it.

To complete the configuration process:
  • Tap the Save button on the upper-right portion of the screen.

Your newly added icon is configured and ready for use! Tap the icon to view its controls, refer to the Accessory Operation help section for more information.