Athearn Genesis HO GP49 with DCC & Sound Norfolk Southern #4603
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Athearn Genesis HO GP49 with DCC & Sound Norfolk Southern #4603

Availability: In Stock
  • Item Number: ATHG64645
$239.99

NEW FEATURES:

  • All-new LED lighting
  • Rubber MU hoses for durability
  • Models equipped with DCC+Sound will have the new 645E3 20-cylinder prime mover recording by SoundTraxx

The effort continues to enhance Athearn Genesis models per customer requests and feedback. There has been a lot of activity behind the scenes; we’re excited to include new features often requested, to the GP39X/GP49 and upcoming Genesis models.

SOU FEATURES:

  • Late EMD style step wells
  • Large pointed style anticlimber
  • Small cab sunshades
  • Long hood mounted walkway lights
  • Firecracker antennas
  • EMD Blomberg M style truck sideframes
  • 3600 gallon fuel tank
  • GP50 style late corugated radiator grilles with Q-fans
  • Front and rear mounted 3-chime air horns
  • Front and rear mounted large plows
  • Long hood mounted bell
  • DCC+Sound units feature prototypical long hood forward operation

NS FEATURES:

  • Models represent units rebuilt from Southern’s GP39X
  • DCC+Sound units feature prototypical long hood forward operation

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
  • 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 trouble free operation
  • 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
  • Many functions can be altered via CV changes
  • CV chart included in operators manual

      NEW FEATURES:

      • All-new LED lighting
      • Rubber MU hoses for durability
      • Models equipped with DCC+Sound will have the new 645E3 20-cylinder prime mover recording by SoundTraxx

      The effort continues to enhance Athearn Genesis models per customer requests and feedback. There has been a lot of activity behind the scenes; we’re excited to include new features often requested, to the GP39X/GP49 and upcoming Genesis models.

      SOU FEATURES:

      • Late EMD style step wells
      • Large pointed style anticlimber
      • Small cab sunshades
      • Long hood mounted walkway lights
      • Firecracker antennas
      • EMD Blomberg M style truck sideframes
      • 3600 gallon fuel tank
      • GP50 style late corugated radiator grilles with Q-fans
      • Front and rear mounted 3-chime air horns
      • Front and rear mounted large plows
      • Long hood mounted bell
      • DCC+Sound units feature prototypical long hood forward operation

      NS FEATURES:

      • Models represent units rebuilt from Southern’s GP39X
      • DCC+Sound units feature prototypical long hood forward operation

      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
      • 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 trouble free operation
      • 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
      • Many functions can be altered via CV changes
      • CV chart included in operators manual
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