Are you going build a grill to fill in the hole a la Dale Sanders or Dave Hussey?I got some electrical tape and redid the DCC job on my Athearn GP50
I then devised a way to get rid of the heat developed by the motor and decoder. I removed the dynamic brake housing from the shell then cut out the top of the shell with my Dremel tool. I then cut the grills out of the brake housing and reinstalled it onto the shell.
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