MattzoTrainController for Bluetooth

Mattzobricks has recently released the firmware for the MattzoController for Bluetooth (MTC4BT). The device is able to control LEGO and compatible trains with LEGO Powered Up Hubs and SBrick units. The advantage of the solution is that LEGO train enthusiasts no longer need to use a soldering iron in order […]

Firmware Release 0.5 released

Mattzobricks has released the largest firmware update in its history. The new firmware release 0.5 will cover a large variety of new controller types, new features and improvements. I made a nice little video about it: Here is a list of the most important items of MattzoBricks Firmware 0.5: MTC4BT […]

Mattzobricks@Bricktopia 2021

The Mattzobricks Train Automation System 2.0 had a publication appearance on Dutchbricks Bricktopia fair in Geelen in December 2021. Included in the setup was also the brandnew MTC4BT (MattzoTrainController for Bluetooth). According to Joos Buijs, who built the train layout including the automation, the automation worked reliably and stable over […]

Trixbrix Bridges

I have just updated the Trixbrix Track Library for Bluebrick to Version 1.6.1. The new version includes parts for the supercool new Trixbrix Bridges. Trixbrix offers these bridges in different basic and extension sets. The basic bridge is 4 segments long, which equals standard straights (4 x 16 = 64 […]

TrixBrix R72 switches and pass-through

I have just updated the Trixbrix Track Library for Bluebrick to version 1.6. Included are now the brandnew R72 switches and the pass-through crossings. Also included are some handy sets and examples for advanced R72 crossovers. R72 are a good trade-off between R40 and R104 curves. They consume only little […]

Firmware Release 0.5 announced

Mattzobricks announces the largest firmware update in its history. The firmware release will cover a large variety of new controller types, new features and improvements. Here is a list of the most important items: MTC4BT Probably the most significant piece of the firmware release will be the MattzoTrainController for Bluetooth […]

MattzoController Firmware 0.4.1 released

MattzoBricks has just released firmware 0.4.1. The release contains the following features: Delayed primary boom barriers for enhanced realism With this features, the lights of the level crossing can be switched on for a couple of seconds before the primary booms start to close. Another delay can still be set […]

Mattzobricks firmware 0.4 released

LEGO train automation specialist Mattzobricks has released its new firmware version 0.4. The new release provides superior new features like level crossing support and bascule bridge support. Layout components like switches, signals and sensors can now be controlled with a unified controller called “MattzoLayoutController”. The MattzoLayoutController can be extended with […]