Novelties in 2019.1.2: Electro brake

Operations in the Oerlikon FVel6 valve with the Oerlikon EP2 tipping valve in EN57 type vechicle.
R position – releasing, N position – neutral, position B – braking.

Novelties in 2019.1.1: Devices in signal boxes

In the upcoming version of Train Driver 2 dispatchers will benefit from new or enhanced models of mechanical devices in signal boxes:

Nowe urządzenia w nastawni

Point and route levers have been modified, combiner and interlocking switch bench have been added. Block apparatus also changed its appearance:

Aparat blokowy

A novelty which will influence the gameplay is the point locking. For this purpose, facing point locks (FPLs), marked as Rg, will show up in signal boxes:

Dźwignie ryglowe

 

Novelties in 2018.3.1: Changes in Parzęczewo scenery

At the Parzęczewo station another modernization stage has ended. In the upcoming version of Train Driver 2 tracks 9, 11, 13 next to platforms 1, 2 will be put into service.

Additionally, an electrified one-track railway route Pt along with a junction post Cibórz Most will become available. However, the latter will be still out of service.

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Novelties in 2018.3.1: Curved switches

Users using scenery builder in the upcoming version of Train Driver 2 will benefit from curved switches. Full list of switches that will appear in the new builder is shown below. Those fall into three categories:

  • one-sided – both curves with different radii diverge to the left or to the right
  • two-sided – curves with different radii diverge each to the other side
  • two-sided symmetrical – curves with the same radius diverge each to the other side

This categorization is also applied to the builder’s graphical interface.