351 1500 hp switcher-type diesel MP15DC locomotives produced by EMD between 1974 and 1980. Most of them were purchased by large and small railroads in North America for use in road freight and yard switching service. A small number were also purchased by non-railroads.
This Atlas HO scale Master Series Silver locomotive has a NMRA 8-pin plug and is DCC-Ready for easy DCC/Sound decoder installation. It also comes with a five-pole skewed armature motor with dual flywheels for optimum performance at all speeds. Its many features include directional lighting with golden-white LEDs, factory-equipped AccuMate® knuckle couplers, coupler pocket designed to accept AccuMate® Proto-couplers, see through step detail on sill, etched metal radiator grilles, and painted crew members.
Additional features include separately-applied scale detail parts. These include windshield wipers, metal grab irons, coupler cut levers, multiple-unit hoses, snow plow, train line hoses, fine scale handrails, and more!
Also featured, depending on the prototype, are exhaust stacks (with or without muffler), long hood sand fill (recessed or extended), rear sand fill (three variations of sand boxes behind cab), pilot (standard or with snow plow). Also, depending on prototype, is a standard hood, hood with a square air filter box, or hood with an angled air filter box.
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New York State residents will be charged sales tax at checkout.
This model train engine comes with a 30-day money back guarantee (except for shipping charges). Item must be returned in the original packaging and in satisfactory condition. We take the hit and resell it as used.