EMD GP7 (DCC & Sound): Amtrak | Athearn Genesis
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PRE-ORDER Deadline: 12/29/2023 | ETA: 04/15/2025
HO Scale | Amtrak EMD GP7 (DCC & Sound)

OH Pre-Order Price: $271.99


This is a future release from Athearn Genesis. You may pre-order this item from our site to secure your model from this production. No payment is due at the time of placing your pre-order. You will be notified upon delivery of the model(s) and we will then make arrangements to finalize your purchase.

Please note the item price is set to $0.00 for the purpose of pre-ordering only. We do not want to collect payment well in advance of the models' arrival. The OH Pre-Order Price listed above is the amount that will be billed per model at the time of delivery. Shipping charges will be added at that time.

Please contact us at [email protected] for call 765.289.4257 if you need to adjust your order before the models arrive.

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Additional Information::
  • scaled from prototype resources including drawings, field measurements, photographs and more
  • coupler cut levers
  • flexible rubber MU hoses for durability
  • flexible rubber trainline hose
  • see through cab windows
  • full cab interior
  • drop steps unless noted
  • fine-scale Celcon handrails for scale appearance
  • windshield wipers
  • lift rings
  • wire grab irons
  • detailed fuel tank with fuel fillers, fuel gauges and breather pipes
  • sander lines
  • "Nub" style walkway tread
  • sander lines
  • new roof access hatches on non-dynamic units per prototype
  • bell placement and type per prototype
  • Blomberg-B trucks with appropriate bearing caps
  • speed recorder unless noted
  • etched metal radiator intake grilles and fan frilles
  • air tanks mounted below sill unless noted

Technical Specs:
This sound-equipped model has a factory installed onboard DCC decoder with SoundTraxx Tsunami2 sound and dual cube speakers for optimal sound quality. The sound operates in both DC and DCC environments. When operating in DC, the engine, horn and bell sounds will work. Full DCC functionality when operating in DCC such as ability to program a multiple unit (MU) lashup with lead unit only horn, bell and lights. Many functions can be altered via Configuration Value (CV) changes - CV chart included.

  • Genesis driveline with 5-pole skew wound motor with 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 pick-up provides reliable current flow
  • wheels with RP25 contours operate on all popular brands of track
  • LED lighting for trouble free operation
  • body mounted McHenry operating scale knuckle couplers
  • heavy die-cast frame for greater traction and more pulling power
  • 18" minimum radius
  • 22" recommended radius

Product Details:
  • fully assembled and factory finished
  • New, non-dynamic with roof access hatches
  • New, non-dynamic with roof access hatches
  • partial skirting above fuel tank
  • front and rear flashing emergency beacon (in DCC mode only)
  • flashing xenon strobes (in DCC mode only)
  • wheel bearings per prototype

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