youtube twitter facebook
wordpress instagram pintrest
  • We Supply the World
  • Huge On Hand Inventory & Fast Shipping
  • International Shipping
  • Phone Orders: 800-541-7010
Your Currency:
Kato

Kato

Kato #176-2135 EMD F7A CN #9098

Kato #176-2135  EMD F7A CN #9098
  • Manufacture: Kato
  • Category: Diesel Locomotive
  • Number: 176-2135
  • Scale: N
  • Price: $90.00
QTY:
Prototype Information:

The F-Unit is probably the most recognized diesel locomotive in North American history. It was found on railroads from East to West and North to South. Similar in appearance to its predecessor, the EMD F3, the EMD F7 was a 1500 hp multipurpose locomotive. Although originally promoted as a freight-hauling unit by EMD, the F7 was also used in passenger service hauling such trains such as the Santa Fe Super Chief and the Great Northern Empire Builder. The F7 was the fourth model in GM-EMD's highly successful F-unit series, and was for a long time (until the introduction of the EMD SD40-2 freight unit) the best selling Diesel-electric locomotive ever made.

Model Information:

The Kato EMD F7 comes in both A and B (cabless) variations, and is retooled from earlier variations of the F-unit locomotive chassis to make it DCC friendly. Passenger units can be identified by their Steam Generators vs. freight units which lack this detail.

Model Features:

DCC friendly mechanism
A-unit LED has directional headlight and illuminated number boards
Locomotives have a powerful five pole motor with all wheel electrical pickup and blackened wheels
KATO magnetic knuckle couplers

We are always updating our site inventory. If you can not find an item you want please

call us at 718-436-7072 for information or email us at orders@trainworld.com

Added to your shopping cart