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Athearn Genesis HO G2 SD90MAC-H Phase II with DCC & Sound EMDX #90

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EMD SD90MAC-H PHASE II WILL POSESS THE FOLLOWING FEATURES: Available for the first time in Plastic! All lighting feature new LEDs Rubber MU hoses for durability All New Tooling Better than brass detail™ DCC+Sound models contain full-feature Tsunami2 sound decoder with EMD 265H prime mover sounds by SoundTraxx Genesis 2.0...
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EMD SD90MAC-H PHASE II WILL POSESS THE FOLLOWING FEATURES:

  • Available for the first time in Plastic!
  • All lighting feature new LEDs
  • Rubber MU hoses for durability
  • All New Tooling
  • Better than brass detail™
  • DCC+Sound models contain full-feature Tsunami2 sound decoder with EMD 265H prime mover sounds by SoundTraxx
  • Genesis 2.0 model features
    • See through steps
    • Illuminated ground lights
    • Illuminated Number boards

Presenting EMD’s 6,000HP 6-axle diesel in a whole new level of authenticity. During the mid-1990’s, the horsepower race was in full swing between General Electric and GM’s Electro-Motive Division. Starting in 1995, EMD revived the 20 cylinder engine design, last seen in the SD45, and introduced the 5,000HP SD80MAC. GE soon responded with the 6,000HP 7HDL prime mover in their AC6000CW locomotive. EMD answered back with the GM16V265H 4-stroke diesel engine with a similar 6,000HP output. Thus, the SD90MAC-H was born. Athearn is pleased to announce the Phase II variation of the SD90MAC-H. A must have addition to your model railroad.

 

EMDX FEATURES:

  • Demonstrator unit has 3 fans on radiator housing
  • Nose door with window
  • Demonstrator specific fuel tank per prototype
  • Pilot mounted ditch lights
  • As delivered strut placement on truck side frames

    LOCOMOTIVE FEATURES:

    • Brand new model previously only available in brass
    • 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, photographs, and more
    • Accurately-painted and –printed paint schemes
    • Coupler cut levers
    • Rubber MU hoses
    • Trainline hose
    • See through cab windows
    • Full cab interior
    • Walkway tread
    • Fine-scale Celcon handrails for scale appearance
    • Windshield wipers
    • Lift rings
    • Wire grab irons
    • Detailed fuel tank with fuel fillers, fuel gauges, & breather pipes
    • Sander lines
    • McHenry scale knuckle couplers - Kadee compatible
    • Genesis driveline with 5-pole skew wound motor, precision machined flywheels, and multi-link drivetrain
    • All-wheel drive with precision gears for smooth & quiet operation
    • All-wheel electrical pickup provides reliable current flow
    • Wheels with RP25 contours operate on all popular brands of track
    • LED Lighting for realistic appearance
    • Heavy die-cast frame for greater traction and more pulling power
    • Packaging securely holds for the model for safe storage

    GENESIS 2.0 FEATURES:

    By integrating and pioneering some of the latest model advancements in the industry, Athearn is redefining model fidelity with Genesis 2.0.

    • Etched, see-through walkway steps
    • Illuminated number boards
    • Illuminated ground lights
    • DCC+Sound models feature dual Sugar cube speakers for optimal sound quality

    SOUND EQUIPPED MODELS ALSO FEATURE

    • Onboard DCC+Sound models have full-feature Tsunami2 sound decoder with EMD 265H prime mover sounds 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
    • Precision slow speed control
    • Program a multiple unit (MU) lashup with lead unit only horn, bell, and lights
    • Many functions can be altered via Configuration Value (CV) changes
    • CV chart included in the box

    DC ANALOG SYSTEMS
    DC Analog is a control system standard to most starter sets which allows the user to control the track (and not the locomotive). This means that two or more trains on the same track will move, speed up, slow down and stop at the same time.
    DCC DIGTIAL SYSTEMS
    DCC Digital stands for ‘Digital Command Control’. DCC Digital systems allow individual locomotives and accessories to be independently controlled from the controller. Other functions, such as lighting and sound (if equipped), can also be independently controlled.

    DCC READY (Standard DC)

    This means the locomotive, train set or equipment is fitted with a socket that is ready to accept a DCC decoder.  The most common and readily available types of decoders here in the US are: 6 pin, 8 pin, next 18, and 21 pin.  Prior to buying a  decoder for your locomotive, verify which of the previous you will need.  This information is usually found on the manufacturers site or instruction booklet.

    The locomotive requires a DCC decoder to be fitted to the socket in order for it to work on a DCC controlled layout. It can however still be used on the conventional DC (analog) layout. 

     

    DCC EQUIPPED

    This indicates that the locomotive, train set or equipment is fitted with a decoder that has been pre-installed at the factory. 

    This means that the locomotive is ready to run and operate on a DCC controlled layout and can now be called up by request from a Digital Controller. Additional features, such as lighting and sound (if equipped), can also be independently controlled (only if the locomotive is fitted with these accessories).

    Some DCC equipped locomotives can also be run on DC layouts (see note below). Some accessories may continue to work automatically, such as lighting and sound (if equipped), however, the user will not have independent control of these under DC operation. It is important to note that manufacturer's decoders who support sound playback on DC operation will only provide a selection of sounds when the locomotive is detected to be moving or stopping (such as chuffing, coasting and braking sounds).  

    *Some manufacturers may issue a warning that they do not recommend a DCC fitted locomotive to be operated on a DC (analog) layout, and may void any warranties. Check your locomotive's manual for more information. Not all sound decoders enable sound playback on DC operation, and this information is provided with your decoder manual.

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    We currently ship throughout the US & Canada only.
    When your order ships, you will receive a shipment confirmation email containing your tracking number(s).

    (*When applicable) HustleDude.com offers free shipping on select orders in contiguous United States and reduced shipping to other locations. Because we absorb the shipping costs when you select "free shipping", we cannot guarantee a certain carrier. The carrier will be selected at our discretion.

     

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