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HO SD40-2 UP FAST 40 #8000

HO SD40-2 UP FAST 40 #8000

  • $ 114.99


Item Number: ATH98241


Overview
MODEL FEATURES:
- Fully assembled and ready-to-run
- Separately applied wire grab irons
- Separately applied air tanks
- Fine scale handrails molded in engineering plastic
- Trainline and MU hoses
- 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)
- Speed recorder attached to appropriate axle per prototype
- HT-C early trucks (unless noted)
- McHenry scale knuckle spring couplers
- DCC ready
- Minimum radius: 18"
- Recommended radius: 22"
- Highly-detailed, injection molded body
- Painted and printed for realistic decoration
- See through cab windows
- Bi-directional constant lighting so headlight brightness remains consistent
- All-wheel drive with precision gears for smooth and quiet operation
- All-wheel electrical pickup
- 5-pole skew wound motor with flywheels and multi-link drivetrain for trouble-free operation
- Wheels with RP25 contours operate on Code 75, 83, and 100 rail
- Window packaging for easy viewing
- Interior plastic blister safely holds the model for convenient storage

Union Pacific "Fast Forty" Specific Features
- Prototype was modified with high speed gearing to operate with a pair DDA40X locomotives
- Earlier lettering with "We Can Handle It" slogan
- Operating Western Cullen beacon using DCC
- UP/SP style tall front snowplow
- Early coupler cut levers
- Later body with small anticlimber
- MU stand on each end
- Riveted cab side panels
- Armrest in upright position
- Mirrors/wind deflectors fore of windows
- Oval cab vent on right-side of cab
- Leslie S3LR Air Horn with triangular bracket
- Firecracker antenna
- Early -2 battery box door
- Stand-off ECAFB
- Extended range dynamic brake
- Chicken wire radiator grilles
- Standard radiator fans

UP Road Number Specific Features
#8000
- 81" nose with ratchet brake
- Standard late -2 4-window cab without roof seam and louvers

#8008 and #8021
- 116" nose with brake wheel
- Standard late -2 modified L-window cab without roof seam and louvers

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