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Athearn Genesis HO SD45-2 with DCC Ready Santa Fe Bicentennial #5703

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ATHG86100
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$178.99
DCC Ready 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;...
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DCC Ready

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 SD45-2 and upcoming Genesis models.

 

ATSF BICENTENNIAL FEATURES:

  • Plaques on handrails
  • Illuminated cab mounted dual clear strobes, effect DCC+Sound
  • Large anticlimber per prototype
  • Air conditioner
  • Can-type radio antenna on ground plane
  • Leslie S3LR air horn on tall bracket
  • Stratolite beacon bracket without hole

    LOCOMOTIVE FEATURES:

    • Safety tread on walkways
    • Fine-scale handrails for scale appearance
    • Factory applied wire grab irons
    • Windshield wipers
    • See through cab windows
    • Detailed and painted cab interior
    • Sliding side cab windows
    • Metal lift rings
    • Fully-assembled and ready-to-run
    • DCC-ready features Quick Plug™ plug-and-play technology with a 21-pin NEM connector
    • Scaled from prototype resources including drawings, photographs, and more
    • Accurately painted and printed paint schemes
    • Body mounted McHenry operating scale knuckle couplers
    • Genesis driveline with 5-pole skew wound motor, precision machined flywheels, and multi-link drivetrain for trouble free operation
    • All-wheel drive with precision gears for smooth and quiet operation
    • All-wheel electrical pickup provides reliable current flow
    • Wheels with RP25 contours operate on all popular brands of track
    • New LEDs for trouble free operation
    • Bi-directional constant lighting so headlight brightness remains constant
    • Heavy die-cast frame for greater traction and more pulling power
    • Packaging securely holds for the model for safe storage
    • Minimum radius: 18”
    • Recommended radius: 22”

    SOUND EQUIPPED MODELS ALSO FEATURE:

    • Onboard DCC decoder with SoundTraxx Tsunami2
    • Sound units operate in both DC and DCC
    • Some functions are limited in DC
    • Engine, horn, and bell sounds work in DC
    • All functions NMRA compatible in DCC mode
    • Slow speed control
    • Program a multiple unit (MU) lash up with lead unit only horn, bell, and lights
    • Many functions can be altered via Configuration Value (CV) changes
    • CV chart included in operators manual
    • For a complete list of features, visit athearn.com

        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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        All orders are processed within 1-4 business days. Orders are not shipped on weekends or holidays. If we are experiencing a high volume of orders, shipments may be delayed by a few days. Please allow additional days in transit for delivery. If there will be a significant delay in the shipment of your order, you will be notified.

        Shipping costs for your order are calculated by the carrier and displayed at checkout.

        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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