ATHEARN #71481: HO Scale EMD SD39 Locomotive, DC (DCC & Sound Ready), RTR - Burlington Northern Santa Fe / GN #1914
BNSF #1914 (formerly the 6204), received an unofficial “Rocky the Goat” herald on its nose, after the unit had been patched with “GN” on its flanks in anticipation of its upcoming retirement. However, the veteran EMD operated in this guise for several years, providing Great Northern fans with an opportunity to see what a GN SD39 might have looked like.
BNSF SD39 LOCOMOTIVE FEATURES:
Hinged battery box doors, Rear hand brake, Illuminated ditch lights, Spare knuckles on rear pilot, Large Sinclair antenna on ground plane, Nathan 3-chime horn mounted on long hood per prototype, Cab air conditioner painted per prototype, Rear slug control box installed, Modeler-installed front slug control box included in poly bag (not installed due to interference with ditch lights), Late cut levers with loops, Etched mirror on fireman’s side & All-weather window on engineer’s side.
ADDITIONAL #1914 FEATURES: Electronic bell, RCL warning labels, Cab mounted Xenon strobe; effect with DCC/sound version & Patches on cab and long hood per prototype.
SD39 LOCOMOTIVE FEATURES:
Fully assembled and ready-to-run, Separately applied wire grab irons, Separately applied air tanks, Coupler cut levers, Rubber MU hoses, Photo-etch stainless steel windshield wipers, Fine scale handrails molded in engineering plastic, Non-sound version features 21-pin NEM DCC plug, See-through dynamic brake and radiator fans, Curved radiator fan grab iron, Exhaust stack, Frame mounted bell (unless noted), Detailed 4000 gallon fuel tank (unless different capacity is noted), Flexicoil-C trucks with high or low brake cylinders (per prototype), McHenry scale knuckle spring couplers, Highly-detailed, injection molded body featuring new tooling, Painted and printed for realistic decoration, See through cab windows, Bi-directional LED lighting, All-wheel drive with precision gears for smooth and quiet operation, All-wheel electrical pickup, 5-pole motor with flywheels and multi-link drive-train for trouble-free operation & Wheels with RP25 contours operate on all popular brands of track. Minimum radius: 18” - Recommended radius: 22”.
CONDITION: New In Original Athearn Factory Sealed Packaging.
QUANTITY IN STOCK: One (1) Currently Available.
Item Added To Web Site: 3/12/20.