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Athearn Genesis HO EMD SD75M, w Tsunami Sound DCC, NS #2805, ATHG69317

$254.98 See Price in Cart

Expected July 2016
MSRP: $299.98

Product Description

This Norfolk Southern EMD SD75M is expected from Athearn in July 2016. If you put your pre-order in now, you will NOT be charged until the locomotive has come in and we are ready to ship it to you!

Athearn Genesis HO EMD SD75M with Tsunami Sound & DCC, NS #2805

Item #ATHG69317

LOCOMOTIVE FEATURES:

  • Fully-assembled and ready-to-run
  • Front / rear trainline and MU hoses with silver ends
  • Coupler cut levers with loops per prototype
  • Sunshades and sunshade tracks per prototype
  • Roof details such as antennas, air conditioners, beacons, and conduits per prototype
  • Operating ditch lights
  • MU receptacles and cables per prototype
  • Pilot face spare knuckles and brackets per prototype
  • Early or late anticlimbers
  • 3 or 4 step walkways
  • AEI tags mounted on the frame or jacking pads per prototype
  • Safety tread on the walkways
  • Several types of fuel tanks, all featuring separate gauges, sight glasses, and breather piping
  • Anti-glare panel painted on the nose
  • Windshield wipers
  • Tinted or clear cab windows per prototype
  • Detailed and painted cab interior with control stand, display screens, detailed crew seats
  • Standard or Freight-style brake wheel
  • See-through radiator fans
  • Lift rings
  • Factory installed wire grab irons
  • Fine-scale Celcon handrails for scale appearance
  • Underframe mounted bell- regular or electronic
  • Low mount stepwell lights (non-operating)
  • Dual sanding lines
  • Rear pilot drop grab iron (MU hose retainer) pre prototype
  • DCC-ready features Quick Plug plug-and-play technology with both 8- and 9-pin connector
  • McHenry lower-shelf scale knuckle spring couplers
  • Scaled from prototype resources including drawings, field measurements, photographs, and more
  • Accurately painted and printed paint schemes
  • Genesis driveline with 5-pole skew wound motor, precision machined flywheels, and multi-link drivetrain for trouble free operation
  • All-wheel drive with precision gears for smooth and quiet operation
  • All-wheel electrical pickup provides reliable current flow
  • Wheels with RP25 contours operate on Code 55 and larger rail
  • Incandescent bulbs for realistic appearance
  • Bidirectional constant lighting so headlight brightness remains constant
  • Heavy die-cast frame for greater traction and more pulling power
  • Packaging securely holds for the model for safe storage
  • Minimum radius: 18″
  • Recommended radius: 22″

Sound equipped models also feature:

  • Onboard DCC decoder with SoundTraxx Tsunami sound
  • Sound units operate in both DC and DCC
  • Full DCC functions available when operated in DCC mode
  • Engine, horn, and bell sounds work in DC
  • All functions NMRA compatible in DCC mode
  • Excellent Slow speed control
  • Operating lighting functions with F5 and/or F6 (Flashing ditch lights, beacon, etc)
  • Program a multiple unit (MU) lashup with lead unit only horn, bell, and lights
  • Many functions can be altered via Configuration Value (CV) changes
  • CV chart included in the box

ROADNAME SPECIFIC FEATURES:

NS FEATURES:

  • These were former ATSF and BNSF Locomotives. Units were acquired in September 2014 via NRE.
  • SD75M body with turbo “bulge”
  • Early dynamic brake grills
  • Nathan 5 chime horn
  • Two grab irons on cab roof
  • Tinted cab windows
  • Nose door with window
  • Short sunshade brackets
  • Large and small Sinclair antennas
  • SD75M 4-step walkway
  • Spare knuckles and holders on rear pilot
  • Drop grab irons (MU hose holders) on rear pilot
  • Low-tab mounted AEI tags
  • Early jacking pads
  • Front round top ditch lights
  • EMD low plow
  • MU receptacles w/ yellow MU cables front and rear
  • Late 5000 gallon fuel tank
  • Stem-mounted fuel gauge and late sight glass