HO Scale: EMD SW1200 - DCC Ready - D&RGW

Rapido Trains Inc.

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RPO-27019 131 $ 209.99 Sold Out
RPO-27020 134 $ 209.99 Sold Out
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Rapido Trains HO Scale: EMD SW1200 - DCC Ready - Denver & Rio Grande Western

As dieselization progressed, many roads found themselves in need of a compact, lightweight locomotive to replace steam power on branch lines and other over-the-road assignments (freight and passenger) not requiring a full-fledged mainline road switcher. The SW1200 combined the right size and muscle for these assignments. The SW1200 was available with both Type A and Flexicoil trucks, and the Rapido model represents those options. Other features available on the SW1200 include different fuel tanks, unique spark arrestors, MU cables, folding end-platform drop steps and different lighting options as specific to each road.

The HO Scale Rapido SW1200 features

  • Designed from original blueprints and field measurements

  • Heavy diecast frame, chassis and gearboxes for superior pulling power

  • Rapido’s renowned silky smooth-running drive system

  • Working classification lights, cab interior light and inspection lights

  • Fully detailed Type A or Flexicoil trucks, as appropriate

  • Full cab interior with working cab interior light and non-working fire extinguisher and fridge (where appropriate)

  • Working headlights and illuminated number boards at both ends

  • Some models have a rotary beacon or flasher/strobe as appropriate

  • Separate handrails, including crash bars inside the cab

  • Multiple exhaust stack and battery box door styles

  • With or without working drop steps, as appropriate

  • Incredible underbody piping and conduit detail - a Rapido hallmark

  • DC/Silent or DC/DCC/Sound versions featuring an ESU Loksound decoder with accurate recordings from a 567 prime mover





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