Build Information: 81 USRA Light Pacific 4-6-2 steam locomotives were produced under USRA control between 1919 and 1920. Additional units were ordered after the USRA was dissolved.
This locomotive comes equipped with the Paragon2 sound and control system. Its many features include a 5-pole can motor with skew wound armature, integral DC/DCC dual mode decoder, slow-speed operation in DC and DCC, prototypical light operation with constant intensity headlight, authentic USRA Pacific sounds, all-wheel drive and all-wheel electrical pick-up (except front and trailing trucks), factory installed engineer and fireman figures, ABS plastic body with heavy die cast chassis for maximum tractive effort, separately applied handrails, grab irons, ladders, whistle, and brass bell, and operating knuckle couplers.
Recommended Minimum Radius: 18 inches
Sound features include record and play operation (records and plays back sound and movement for automatic operation), 16-bit sample rate for exceptional high frequency sound clarity, playback whistle for multiple whistle lengths and patterns, choice of 3 selectable horns, alternate whistle and horn (where applicable for locomotive with air horn and steam whistle - both the main whistle and alternate can be easily played), adjustable bell ringing interval for faster or slower bell, and numerous user-mappable functions with available keys, and Johnson Bar Sound at direction change. Passenger station, freight yard, lumber yard, farm, crew radio communications, and maintenance yard ambient sounds are all controlled with function keys. Features also include a demo mode for display and demonstrations, grade crossing automatic signal, simple programming with integral DCC decoder, automatic forward and reverse signal (when activated, stopping triggers and stop whistle toot, and when moving forward from a stopped position, toots twice, and when moving in reverse. toots three times.). The chuff sound intensity varies with load and there are individually adjustable sound volumes for each effect. There is also an EZ Reset Button for quick return to the factory default settings.
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This item is in stock available and will usually ship the same or next business day at a shipping cost of only $7.95 per order inside the contiguous United States. S&H for orders outside the 48 states are determined by the shipping calculator 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.