Rivet Counter HO Scale Union Pacific GTEL 8500 Horsepower Big Blow Turbine #28. November, 2019 release: new HO scale factory painted and assembled models of GTEL 8500 horsepower gas turbine locomotives with DCC and sound. Painted yellow and gray with red stripes and lettering for the Union Pacific RR. Both A unit (Rd # 28) and B unit (28B) are powered.A unit has a detailed cab with working lights. These are the hallmarks of the Union Pacific Railroads unique GTEL 8500 Horsepower Turbine locomotives. Often called Big Blows because of their deafening noise, they roamed the less populated landscape between Council Bluffs, IA and Ogden, UT. 30 three unit sets were built between 1958 and 1961 and all were retired by the early 1970s. Now features operating tri-color LED class lights. Printed and LED lighted number boards.
H I dynamic brake housing configuration. Modified radiator with all-weather shutters.
Detailed cab interior with separate control stand, floor, rear wall with water cooler, and seats. Rubber water hoses between the A and B unit. Radiator mounted lost wax brass Leslie S-5T-R air horn. Motor with 5-pole skew wound armature.
I I dynamic brake housing configuration. Factory-applied air tank, brake cylinder, and control valve. Factory-applied multiple unit (MU) hoses. Photo-etched metal tender deck walkway. Operating rear tender LED light.Truck chains available separately (SXT80111). A unit prime mover sound. Standard Rivet Counter Locomotive Features. Equipped with ESU-LokSound 5.0 DCC and sound decoder. Factory-applied wire grab irons, coupler cut levers, windshield wipers, mirrors, multiple unit (MU) hoses, and trainline hoses. Durable metal semi-scale Type E knuckle couplers. Printing and lettering legible under magnification. Operates on Code 70, 83, and 100 rail. Minimum radius: 18 without water connections attached.
Features PowerPack capacitors on the motherboard for improved performance on less-than-optimal track conditions. Some sound and lighting functions are only operable using DCC. This is not something that we can modify.
Please keep in mind that most of the electric items we sell are designed for use with 120V AC and come with a North American style plug. Use of products outside the US may require a power adapter and convertor, which are not items that we supply. The item "ScaleTrains 31537 Rivet Counter UP 8500 HP Gas Turbine Set #28 DCC & Sound NIB" is in sale since Friday, November 22, 2019.This item is in the category "Toys & Hobbies\Model Railroads & Trains\HO Scale\Locomotives". The seller is "martyho" and is located in Carmel, Indiana. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Germany, Japan, France, Australia, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, Thailand, Belgium, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Bangladesh, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Ecuador, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Nicaragua, Peru, Pakistan, Paraguay, Viet nam, Uruguay.