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NJ Transit Comet V Cab Car

The Comet V is a single-level coach operated by NJ Transit. It includes an NJ Transit-style cab signaling display. The Comet V is equipped with cab signaling, ATC, and (unlike the Comet IV cab car) ACSES.

Controls

Control desk

DitchLightSwitch

The crossing lights switch. 0 = off, 1 = manual, 2 = auto.

HeadlightSwitch

The headlights switch. 0 = off, 1 = dim, 2 = full.

ThrottleAndBrake

The player's combined power and brake handle. -1 = full dynamic brake, 0 = coast, 1 = full power.

Regulator

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

DynamicBrake

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

UserVirtualReverser

The player's reverser control. -1 = reverse, 0 = neutral, 1 = forward.

Reverser

THe true reverser position used by the physics model.

VirtualHorn

The player's horn control.

VirtualBrake

The player's train brake lever. Ranges from 0 to 1.

Value Meaning
1 Emergency
0.8 Handle off
0.6 Service
0.4 Lap
0.2 E-hold
0 Release

TrainBrakeControl

The true train brake position used by the physics model.

VirtualSander

The sander plunger.

Sander

The true sander state used by the physics model. Also illuminates the "Sanding" indicator light.

Dashboard

AWSReset

The safety systems acknowledge button.

Speed2H

Sets the black hundreds digit on the speedometer display. -1 hides the digit.

Speed2T

Sets the black tens digit on the speedometer display. -1 hides the digit.

Speed2U

Sets the black ones digit on the speedometer display. -1 hides the digit.

SpeedH

Sets the green hundreds digit on the speedometer display. -1 hides the digit.

SpeedT

Sets the green tens digit on the speedometer display. -1 hides the digit.

SpeedU

Sets the green ones digit on the speedometer display. -1 hides the digit.

SpeedP

Moves the speedometer digits 0, 1, or 2 places over to compensate for a smaller number.

ACSES_SpeedGreen

Sets the green region of the circular speed limit bar. Ranges from 0 to 120 mph.

ACSES_SpeedRed

Sets the red region of the circular speed limit bar. Ranges from 0 to 120 mph.

ACSES_Node

Illuminates the "SES" indicator light.

ATC_Node

Illuminates the "CSS" indicator light.

Left panel

HEP_State

Illuminates the "HEP On" indicator light.

Handbrake

When set, the "Handbrake" indicator illuminates.

FaultReset

The fault reset button.

InstrumentLights

The instrument lights switch.

VirtualBell

The player's bell button.

Upper panel

EmergencyBrake

The emergency brake pull cord.

CabLight

The cab dome light switch.

VirtualWipers

The player's wipers control.

Wipers

The true wipers state used by the model.

PantographSwitch

The pantograph switch. Ranges from -1 to 1. Note that although the control is clickable, it is not animated.

UN_thousands

The thousands digit in the unit number.

UN_hundreds

The hundreds digit in the unit number.

UN_tens

The tens digit in the unit number.

UN_units

The ones digit in the unit number.

Sounds

Horn

Sounds the horn.

Bell

Rings the bell.

AWS

Plays a continuous beep-beep sound.

Keyboard shortcuts

DitchLights

The J ditch lights toggle.

Headlights

The H/Shift+H headlights toggle. 0 = off, 1 = tail lights, 2 = dim, 3 = bright.

VirtualPantographControl

The P pantograph toggle. 0 = down, 1 = up.

AWSWarnCount

Illuminates the exclamation mark on the HUD.

Lights

Ditch_L

The left ditch light.

Ditch_R

The right ditch light.

CabLight

CabLight2

The cab dome light.

Model nodes

ditch_left

The left ditch light.

ditch_right

The right ditch right.

cablights

The cab dome light.

LightsYellow

The yellow coach status light.

LightsBlue

The blue coach status light.

LightsGreen

The green coach status light.

LightsRed

The red coach status light.

Animations

Doors_L

Doors_R

Opens the passenger boarding doors. The durations are 2 seconds long.