Athearn Genesis HO GP40-2 CR ex RDG #3279 DCC Ready
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Athearn Genesis HO GP40-2 CR ex RDG #3279 DCC Ready

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  • Item Number: ATHG64594
$169.99

DCC Ready

NEW FEATURES:

  • All-new LED lighting
  • Rubber MU hoses for durability

The effort continues to enhance Athearn Genesis models per customer requests and feedback. There has been a lot of activity behind the scenes here at Athearn! We are excited to introduce some new, often requested features, to the GP39-2 and other upcoming Genesis models.

CR FEATURES:

  • Former RDG units; major spotting details remain the same
  • Cab vent on engineer’s side
  • Cab signal box

          LOCOMOTIVE FEATURES:

          • 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
          • Coupler cut levers
          • 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

          SOUND EQUPPED MODELS ALSO FEATURE

          • Onboard DCC decoder with SoundTraxx Tsunami2 sound
          • 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

            DCC Ready

            NEW FEATURES:

            • All-new LED lighting
            • Rubber MU hoses for durability

            The effort continues to enhance Athearn Genesis models per customer requests and feedback. There has been a lot of activity behind the scenes here at Athearn! We are excited to introduce some new, often requested features, to the GP39-2 and other upcoming Genesis models.

            CR FEATURES:

            • Former RDG units; major spotting details remain the same
            • Cab vent on engineer’s side
            • Cab signal box

                    LOCOMOTIVE FEATURES:

                    • 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
                    • Coupler cut levers
                    • 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

                    SOUND EQUPPED MODELS ALSO FEATURE

                    • Onboard DCC decoder with SoundTraxx Tsunami2 sound
                    • 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
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