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Athearn #88585 SD38 w/DCC & Sound, NS #3801

Athearn #88585  SD38 w/DCC & Sound, NS #3801
  • Manufacture: Athearn
  • Category: Diesel Locomotive
  • Number: 88585
  • Scale: HO
  • Price: $157.99

    All road numbers
        Late radiator fans w/o center disk
        No dynamic brakes
        Paper air filter box
        Large Sinclair antenna
        Prime air conditioner
        4000 gallon fuel tank
        Drop steps
        Handbrake mounted on rear of long hood
        Standard MU stands
        Early cut levers
        Clasp brake trucks
        Late speed recorder
        Nose vent
        Leslie S-3 horn on long hood
        Original NS scheme
        Era Mid 2000's+
        Early speed recorder
        Leslie S-3 horn on long hood
        "Horsehead" scheme
        Era Mid 2000's+
        No speed recorder
        Cab-mounted Nathan K5 horn on bracket
        "Horsehead" scheme
        Era Mid 2000's+


    Separately applied wire grab irons
    Standard 81" low nose without headlight or brake unless noted
    Standard cab with dual beam sealed headlight and glare shields unless noted
    See through cab windows
    Sliding cab side windows
    Air filter grille
    Smooth blower housing
    Standard dustbin unless noted
    See-through dynamic brake and radiator fans
    Dynamic or non dynamic brakes per prototype
    Dynamic brake vent per prototype
    Non-turbo exhaust stacks
    Chicken wire radiator grilles unless noted
    "F" painted on short hood end unless noted
    3200 or 4000 gallon fuel tank per prototype
    Air tank
    Printed numberboards
    Fine scale handrails
    Fully assembled and ready-to-run
    McHenry scale knuckle spring couplers
    DCC and SOUND ready with Quick Plug™ technology
    Genesis motor retrofit kit ATHG63839 compatible
    Highly-detailed, injection molded body
    Painted and printed for realistic decoration
    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 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

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