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Athearn RTR HO EMD SD39 w Sound, SP #5306 Small Letter, ATH98888

$157.23 See Price in Cart

Available on backorder

Expected Nov 2016
MSRP: $184.98

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Product Description

Athearn RTR HO EMD SD39 w Sound, SP #5306 Small Letter, ATH98888


  • 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″

Sound equipped models also feature:

  • Onboard RTR Sound by SoundTraxx
  • 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 function with F5
  • Program a multiple unit (MU) lashup with lead unit only horn, bell, and lights
  • Many functions can be altered via Configuration Value (CV) changes


Southern Pacific Features:

  • All road numbers
    • SD39 body with class lights, no rear number boards
    • Dynamic brake
    • Fuel Sight Gauge
    • Early intake grilles
    • Early blower housing with no ribs
    • 81″ nose with SP Light package
    • Chicken wire or FARR grilles, per the prototype
    • Front gyralight with effect on RTR sound version
    • Rear brake wheel and stand
    • Rear SP light package
    • Early ECAFB
    • “L” window cab
    • Water sight glass
    • Cab side panels with sunshade and large armrests
    • Firecracker antenna
    • Roof mounted bell with air line
    • P-3 horn
    • Cab side vents
    • Whip antenna
    • Front and rear tall snowplows
    • 4000 gallon fuel tank with dual fills
    • Drop steps
    • SP tall MU stands
    • Extra ballast blocks
    • Flexicoil “C” sideframes with high brakes