Historical Information: This Atlas model represents one of 34 four-axle 3000 hp GP40-2 diesel locomotives produced by EMD in 1976 with the CN designed safety cab. The GP40-2(W) safety cab featured a full-width nose to improve crew safety.
This HO scale Atlas GP40-2(W) Master Series Silver locomotive is DCC-READY and comes with a NMRA 8-pin plug for easy decoder installation.
The many features of this model include a realistic die-cast under-frame, a five-pole skewed armature motor with dual flywheels for optimum performance at all speeds, directional lighting, golden-white LEDs, and factory-equipped AccuMate® knuckle couplers.
Additional features include detailed cab interior with crew, separately-installed scale windshield wipers, metal grab irons and fine scale handrails, movable drop steps, walkway safety tread, coupler cut levers, multiple unit hoses and train-line hoses, and a snowplow.
Also included where appropriate (as per the prototype) are etched metal radiator fan grilles, 3,000 gallon fuel tank, ditch lights, snow shields, round or square sand fill hatches, cab-mounted bell, and a three-chime air horn mounted on the cab or long hood.
Also included where appropriate (as per the prototype) are single lights w/o number boards or dual lights w/number boards and class lights.
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New York State residents will be charged sales tax at checkout..
This model train engine comes with a 30-day money back guarantee (except for shipping charges). Item must be returned in the original packaging and in satisfactory condition. We take the hit and resell it as used.