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Athearn RTR HO EMD SD39, DC, ATSF #4005, ATH98776


Available on backorder

MSRP: $134.98


Athearn RTR HO EMD SD39, DC
Santa Fe (ATSF) #4005

Athearn Item #: ATH98776


  • Fully assembled and ready-to-run
  • Separately applied wire grab irons
  • Separately applied air tanks
  • Coupler cut levers
  • MU hoses
  • Fine scale handrails molded in engineering plastic
  • Standard twin sealed-beam headlight with anti-glare shields (unless noted)
  • Sliding cab windows
  • See-through dynamic brake and radiator fans
  • Curved radiator fan grab iron
  • Exhaust stack
  • Frame mounted bell (unless noted)
  • Detailed 4000 gallon fuel tank (unless different capacity is noted)
  • Flexicoil-C trucks with high or low brake cylinders (per prototype)
  • McHenry scale knuckle spring couplers
  • Highly-detailed, injection molded body featuring new tooling
  • Painted and printed for realistic decoration
  • See through cab windows
  • Bi-directional constant lighting so headlight brightness remains consistent
  • With Sound version features RTR Sound by Soundtraxx
  • All-wheel drive with precision gears for smooth and quiet operation
  • All-wheel electrical pickup
  • 5-pole motor with flywheels and multi-link drivetrain for trouble-free operation
  • Wheels with RP25 contours operate on all popular brands of track
  • Window packaging for easy viewing
  • Interior plastic blister safely holds the model for convenient storage
  • Minimum radius: 18″
  • Recommended radius: 22″


Santa Fe Features:

  • All road numbers
    • Paint and details as delivered in 1969
    • SD39 body with class lights, number boards, and deck mounted end handrails
    • Dynamic brakes
    • Early intake grilles
    • Early blower housing with no ribs
    • Rear brake wheel and stand
    • Early ECAFB
    • Cab side panels with sunshades
    • Leslie S3 low profile horn on cab front
    • Can type antenna on ground plane
    • Operating strobe light on RTR sound version
    • MU hose catch trays with footboards front and rear
    • 4000 gallon fuel tank
    • Drop steps
    • MU stands
    • Flexicoil “C” sideframes with high brakes