In 1957 headlights were added to the cars. Manufactured in 1954 by the St. Louis Car Company in St.
Louis, Missouri for the IRT A Division, to replace much of the pre-World War II IRT High Voltage (Hi-V) rolling stock. This set is Proto version of the R-17 in the Tuscan/Silver paint scheme; Route #6 Brooklyn Bridge Pelham Park Express.
Walthers - Proto no longer manufactures this HO line, so it will become a collectors piece in the future. The R-17 will fit any. Urban layout from 1956 up to 1988 when they were removed from service.
Another 4 cars on flat track or slight incline. 5-Pole Skew-Wound Motor with Dual Flywheels. Proto MAX(TM) All-Metal Knuckle Couplers. Comes in original box with original packing. Boxes are in very poor shape torn and missing pieces on all four torn cellophane as well.
However, the foam inserts are sound and set is excellent shape with little run time. The T4X is a multi-purpose HO-scale decoder.
This decoder may be hard-wired or plugged directly into any locomotive with a 9-pin JST plug. The T4X may be used in locomotives which have ditch lights in addition to forward and reverse headlights. Provides superior slow speed control and high performance under load. Super-quiet motor control for "buzz" free motor performance. Decoder will automatically detect DC power.You can also configure how your lighting effects function on DC. This feature allows the decoder to talk to the command station. RailCom supports expansion for new features.
Allows you to make custom acceleration and deceleration curves. This decoder can be used with 12 Volt bulbs. Buttons 0 through 12 may be used to control the lighting functions of this decoder. Choose from 20 separate user-programmable lighting effects!
Configure multiple different brightness levels for your LED's or incandescent bulbs. Feature which prevents accidental/unwanted programming while activated. Fully compatible with Airwire operation. Configure custom speed curves and set speed limits. Graphic step by step instructions available at TCM website.
The item "HO scale Proto 1000 MTA (NYC Transit) Subway 4 Car set Tuscan R17 #6805" is in sale since Friday, February 22, 2019. This item is in the category "Toys & Hobbies\Model Railroads & Trains\HO Scale\Passenger Cars". The seller is "naya1_9" and is located in Seattle, Washington. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Czech republic, Finland, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Malaysia, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Antigua and barbuda, Aruba, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Saint kitts and nevis, Saint lucia, Montserrat, Turks and caicos islands, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman islands, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Pakistan, Paraguay, Uruguay.