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EMD GP40-2 (DCC & Sound): Richmond, Fredericksburg & Potomac | Athearn Genesis
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PRE-ORDER Deadline: 06/28/2024 | ETA: 10/15/2025
HO Scale | RF&P EMD GP40-2 (DCC & Sound)

OH Pre-Order Price: $284.74


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::
  • rubber MU hoses
  • rubber trainline hose
  • coupler cut levers
  • see-through cab windows
  • full cab interior
  • walkway tread
  • 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
  • sanding lines
  • drop steps unless noted
  • MU stands
  • "nub" style walkway tread
  • lit number boards
  • lit class lights, signal lights and/or beacons, if equipped
  • bell placement and type per prototype
  • Blomberg-B or Blomberg-M trucks with appropriate bearing caps
  • speed recorder unless noted
  • etched metal fan grilles
  • air tanks mounted below sill unless noted

Technical Specs:
This sound-equipped model has a factory installed DCC decoder with SoundTraxx Tsunami2 sound and dual cube speakers. 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, 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 realistic appearance
  • heavy die-cast frame for greater traction and more pulling power
  • body mounted McHenry scale knuckle couplers (Kadee compatible)
  • 18" minimum radius

Product Details:
  • fully assembled and factory finished
  • Road specific details include:
  • -early Phase body with chickenwire grilles
  • -non-dynamic
  • -lit numberboards and class lights
  • -as-delivered appearance
  • -Leslie 3-chime horn
  • -footboards on both ends
  • -large Sinclair antenna
  • -Blomberg M trucks

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