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Alco RS3 (DCC & Sound): Western Maryland | Athearn RTR
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PRE-ORDER Deadline: 06/28/2024 | ETA: 10/25/2025
HO Scale | WM Alco RS3 (DCC & Sound)

OH Pre-Order Price: $199.99


This is a future release from Athearn RTR. 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::
  • metal grab irons
  • see-through etched metal radiator fan
  • fine scale handrails
  • large or small fuel tank (per prototype)
  • see-through cab windows
  • all-wheel drive with precision gears for smooth and quiet operation
  • newly designed 5-pole skew wound can motor with flywheels and multi-link drive train for trouble-free operation, which is more powerful and quieter than before
  • LED lighting for long life and reliable opeartion
  • wheels with RP25 contours operate on all popular brands of track
  • 18" minimum radius, 22" recommended radius
  • DCC and sound models equipped with a factory installed SoundTraxx Econami sound decoder with a single cube speaker for optimal sound quality
  • sound operates in both DC and DCC
  • some functions are limited in DC
  • engine, horn and bell sounds work in DC
  • all functions NMRA compatible in DCC mode
  • excellent low-speed operation
  • effect lighting (if applicable) using F5 and/or F6
  • 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 in the box
  • McHenry operating scale knuckle couplers installed
  • heavy die cast frame for greater traction and more pulling power

Product Details:
  • fully assembled and factory finished
  • single beam lights
  • water-cooled turbocharger exhaust
  • pointed pilot plates

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