Athearn G71217 HO EMD SD70-Series Diesel Locomotive Union Pacific #4855 with Sound

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Scale HO
Number G71217
Manufacturer Athearn

• Coupler cut levers • Flexible Trainline and MU hoses
• MU stands • Windshield wipers
• Lift rings • Wire grab irons
• Walkway tread • Sanding lines
•     Lit signal lights, if equipped
•     Detailed fuel tank with fuel fillers, fuel gauges, and breather pipes
• Speed recorder unless noted
• EMD HTCR trucks, early with hidden bearings, or late with exposed 
bearings per prototype
• See-through cab windows and full cab interior
• Fine-scale Celcon handrails for scale appearance
•     Body-mounted McHenry® scale knuckle couplers - Kadee® compatible
• DCC-ready features Quick Plug™ plug-and-play technology with 21-pin 
NEM connector
•     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
•     All-wheel drive with precision gears for smooth & quiet operation
•     All-wheel electrical pickup provides reliable current flow
• Wheels with RP25 contours operate on all popular brands of track
• LED lighting for realistic appearance
• 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”

• Onboard DCC decoder with SoundTraxx Tsunami2 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
• Precision slow speed control
•     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

• As-delivered paint scheme wing nose wings
• Nathan 3-chime horn • White painted cab roof
• Small GPS dome • Assorted antennas
• Round EMD style front ditch lights • Small EMD front plow
•     2-panel flared radiator body
• Late EMD trucks with exposed bearings

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Item # G71217
Preorder Yes
Scale HO
Roadnumber May Vary No
Trains Diesel Locomotives
Engine Style SD70 SD70ACe SD70MAc SD70ACU SD70M
Engine Electronics DCC And Sound
Road Name Union Pacific - UP
Catalog Athearn March 2023