N Scale: Rivet Counter - GE DASH 9-40C - DCC & Sound - Norfolk Southern 'Thoroughbred'


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Scale Trains N Scale: Rivet Counter - GE DASH 9-40C - DCC & Sound - Norfolk Southern 'Thoroughbred'

The Rivet Counter series DASH-9 continues to set new standards for railroad, road number and era-specific features, factory-applied detail parts, lighting effects, and sound in N Scale.
Road Number Specific Features:
  • Era:1995 to mid 2010s
  • Series 8764-8888, built 1-4/1995
  • Also known as a C40-9 and “Top Hat”
  • Fully assembled
  • Multiple road numbers
  • GE spartan cab with rooftop A/C unit, cab-face condensation drain line, and late flat-top low hood
  • Operating front and rear deck-mounted alternating LED ditch lights*
  • Printed and LED lighted number boards
  • Tall snowplow with openings for MU hoses
  • 4-step stepwells
  • GE “nub” pattern walkway tread
  • Detailed cab interior with floor, rear wall, seats, and desktop
  • Dual Motorola ASP-16 “Firecracker” antennas mounted on clean air cab roof
  • Early (curved) engine cab profile
  • Dayton Phoenix (DPG) HVAC
  • Lost-wax brass Nathan AirChime K5LAR24 horn mounted on engine cab
  • Early flanged exhaust stack housing
  • “Bathtub” exhaust silencer
  • High-mounted rear sandfiller
  • Early lifting lugs on ends of radiator wings
  • Rear anticlimber
  • Accurately profiled frame with separately applied plumbing and traction motor cabling
  • GE Hi-Ad trucks with non-cantilevered struts on all four sideframes
  • 5,000-gallon fuel tank
  • Separate air tanks with upper mounting brackets
  • Fuel tank mounted steel bell
  • Single fuel fills per side
  • Factory-applied detail parts: wire grab irons, trainline hoses, 3-hose MU clusters, MU cable, uncoupling levers, windshield wipers, mirrors, sunshades, brake wheel, and more
  • Semi-scale Type E knuckle couplers – Micro-Trains® compatible
  • Body mounted coupler box – accepts Micro-Trains 1015/1016 type couplers
  • Motor with 5-pole skew wound armature
  • Dual flywheels
  • All-wheel drive
  • All-wheel electrical pick-up
  • Directional LED headlights
  • Printing and lettering legible under magnification
  • Operates on Code 55 and 80 rail
  • Durable packaging safely stores model
  • Minimum Radius: 9 ¾”
  • Recommended Radius: 11”
DCC & sound equipped locomotives also feature
  • ESU-LokSound 5 Micro DCC and sound decoder with “Full Throttle”
  • Cube-type speaker
  • Accurate FDL-16 prime mover and auxiliary sounds, horn, bell, and more
  • Operates on both DC and DCC layouts

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