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Metro-North Shoreliner Cab Car

The Shoreliner is a single-level coach operated by Metro-North. Its model includes a four-aspect cab signaling display, but not a speed limit indicator, meaning it can only support ATC.

Controls

Left panel

Headlights

The headlights switch. 0 = off, 1 = headlights, 2 = taillights.

PowerMode

The dual power mode switch. 0 = diesel, 1 = third rail.

Startup

The engine run switch. -1 = off, 1 = on.

AWSReset

The safety systems acknowledge button.

Power3rdRail

Illuminates or extinguishes the "electric mode not available" lamp.

Control stand

Reverser

The reverser key. -1 = reverse, 0 = neutral, 1 = forward.

VirtualThrottle

The throttle lever. Ranges from 0 to 1, with 8 detents.

Regulator

The true throttle state, which is transmitted to helper units. Ranges from 0 to 1.

DynamicBrake

The true dynamic brake position used by the physics model. Ranges from 0 to 1.

Horn

The horn plunger.

TrainBrakeControl

The air brake control. Ranges from 0 to 1.

Value Meaning
1 Emergency
0.51 Full Service
0.01 Graduated Self Lap
0 Release

Right panel

Sander

The sander button.

EmergencyBrake

The emergency brake button. Seems to be under the purview of another simulation script.

Wipers

The wipers button.

Bell

The bell button.

SigN

The "N" cab signal lamp.

SigL

The "L" cab signal lamp.

SigM

The "M" cab signal lamp.

SigR

The "R" cab signal lamp.

SpeedoUnits

The ones digit of the digital speedometer.

SpeedoTens

The tens digit of the digital speedometer.

SpeedoHundreds

The hundreds digit of the digital speedometer.

Miscellaneous

Window Left

The position of the left window. Ranges from 0 to 1.

Window Right

The position of the right window. Ranges from 0 to 1.

AWSWarnCount

Illuminates the exclamation mark icon on the HUD.

Sounds

AWS

Plays a continuous beep-beep warning sound.

SpeedReductionAlert

Plays a single electronic warning chrip.

SpeedIncreaseAlert

Plays a short electronic upgrade chirp.

Keyboard shortcuts

ATCCutIn

The Ctrl+D ATC cut in toggle. Defaults to 1 (cut in).

ACSESCutIn

The Ctrl+F ACSES cut in toggle. Defaults to 1 (cut in).

CabLight

The L cab dome light toggle.

ExpertPowerMode

The Ctrl+Shift+A automatic power change toggle. Defaults to 0 (off).

Lights

CabLight

The cab dome light.

Model nodes

ditch_left

ditch_right

The ditch lights.

brakelight

The red status lights on both sides of the coach.

Animations

LeftWindow

RightWindow

Moves the cab windows on the exterior model. The transition time is 2 seconds.