Historical Information: Introduced in 1939, the “E” unit diesel locomotives were in service until the 1970s.
This Broadway Limited N Scale locomotive is equipped with the Paragon2 sound and control system. This model’s many features include an integral DC/DCC dual mode decoder, slow speed operation in DC and DCC, precision gearing, a 5-pole can motor with skewed armature & dual fly wheels, authentic sounds controllable in DC and DCC, prototypical light operation with headlight, many separately applied details such as handrails, ladders, and whistle, all-wheel drive and all-wheel electrical pick-up, ABS body with heavy die cast chassis for maximum tractive effort, and operating knuckle couplers.
Note: Recommended Minimum Radius: 9.75 inches.
Sound features include record and play operation (records and plays back sound and movement for automatic operation), 16-bit sample rate for exceptional high frequency sound clarity, playback whistle for multiple whistle lengths and patterns, choice of 3 selectable whistles and horns, alternate whistle and horn (where applicable for locomotive with air horn and steam whistle - both the main whistle and alternate can be easily played), adjustable bell ringing interval for faster or slower bell, and numerous user-mappable functions with available keys. Passenger station, freight yard, lumber yard, farm, crew radio communications, and maintenance yard ambient sounds are all controlled with function keys. Features also include a demo mode for display and demonstrations, grade crossing automatic signal, simple programming with integral DCC decoder, automatic forward and reverse signal (when activated, stopping triggers and stop whistle toot, and when moving forward from a stopped position, toots twice, and when moving in reverse. toots three times.). The engine sound intensity varies with load and there are individually adjustable sound volumes for each effect. There is also an EZ Reset Button for quick return to the factory default settings.
Note: Use DCMaster for DC sound.
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This item is in stock and will ship the same or next business day at a shipping cost of only $7.95 per order inside the contiguous United States. S&H for orders outside the 48 states are determined by the shipping calculator 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.