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Chicago & Eastern Illinois RS-1 #117 (DCC & Sound)
Item Name:
Chicago & Eastern Illinois RS-1 #117 (DCC & Sound)
Item #:
ATL10002116
Price/ea:
$269.95  $242.95

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Atlas Model Railroad Co.

 

 HO Scale 

 

The RS-1 was introduced by ALCO in March of 1941 with the delivery of the first of two units to the Rock Island. Combining the accessibility of a switching locomotive and the higher-speed tracking of a road unit, the RS-1 started a revolution in locomotive design that was soon embraced by all of the major diesel-electric builders. Despite ALCO's own introduction of higher horsepower roadswitchers, the 1000 horsepower RS-1 had a production span of 19 years (1941-1960) with 623 units.

Features:

  • Fully assembled and ready for your layout
  • Accurate painting and printing
  • Five-pole skewed armature motor with dual flywheels for optimum performance at all speeds
  • Realistic die-cast underframe
  • Detailed cab interior with crew
  • Directional lighting
  • Golden-white LEDs
  • Prototype specific details applied
  • Separately applied wire grab irons, coupler cut bars, trainline hoses, lift rings, handrails and more
  • Machined RP25 profile metal wheels
  • Factory-equipped with AccuMate┬« knuckle couplers
  • Minimum radius: 18"
  • Recommended radius: 22"
  • ESU LokSound Select Sound and DCC factory installed
  • Select Dual-Mode decoder operates in DCC or traditional DC

AccuMate® couplers are made under license from AccuRail, Inc.

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