HO Scale: EMD GP9 - DCC & Sound - Boston & Maine

Athearn Genesis

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Athearn Genesis HO Scale: EMD GP9 - DCC & Sound - Boston & Maine

Detailed Information

B&M FEATURES:

  • Painted in B&M “Blue dip” scheme
  • Dual air horn sets
  • Pilot grabs & footboards
  • Wheel axle bearing styles vary per road number

ROAD NUMBER SPECIFIC FEATURES:

#1717
  • Standard units.
#1722
  • Standard units.
#1705
  • Era: late 1970s+. Removed dynamic brake fan and side grills per B&M practice (1705 was the only unit with the side grills plated over),
  • Equipped with cab-mounted strobe lights. The unit worked a stint in commuter service on the MBTA in 1977-1978 and was equipped with

LOCOMOTIVE FEATURES:

  • Trainline and MU hoses
  • Coupler cut levers
  • Drop steps unless noted
  • MU stands
  • “Nub” style walkway tread
  • Bell placement & type per prototype
  • Fine-scale handrails for scale appearance
  • Wire grab irons
  • Lift rings
  • Windshield wipers
  • See-through cab windows and full cab interior
  • Etched metal radiator intake grilles and fan grilles
  • Air tanks mounted below sill unless noted
  • Detailed fuel tank with fuel fillers, fuel gauges, breather pipes, and retention tanks
  • Blomberg-B trucks with appropriate bearing caps
  • Sander lines
  • Speed recorder unless noted
  • Fully-assembled and ready-to-run
  • 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
  • Body-mounted McHenry operating scale knuckle couplers
  • Genesis driveline with 5-pole skew wound motor, precision machined flywheels, and multi-link drivetrain for trouble free operation
  • All-wheel drive with precision gears for smooth and quiet operation
  • All-wheel electrical pickup provides reliable current flow
  • Wheels with RP25 contours operate on all popular brands of track
  • Bidirectional constant LED lighting so headlight brightness remains constant
  • Heavy die-cast frame for greater traction and more pulling power
  • Packaging securely holds the model for safe storage
  • Replacement parts available
  • Minimum radius: 18”

SOUND EQUIPPED MODELS ALSO FEATURE

  • Many functions can be altered via Configuration Value (CV) changes
  • CV chart included in the box



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