GP9 SP #5678 Sound Version

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HO Scale GP9 SP #5678 w/ Tsunami Sound by Athearn
Product SKU : G64238

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MSRP: $289.98   Our Price: $275.48

Item: ATHG64238

Includes Tsumani II sound

Road #5678

Delivered in 1956 as part of an order for 94 SP and 10 TNO units. Used on freight service everywhere on the SP system. All units:

  • Phase II GP9s
  • Newly designed Nathan P-3 horn
  • Newly designed large SP style armrests on cab
  • Standard sunshades
  • Cab wind deflectors
  • Tall drop steps
  • Footboards

#5648-#5692:

  • Black widow paint
  • Front & rear Gyralights (effect on DCC/sound version)
  • Non-operating front & rear red emergency lights
  • Modified fuel tank skirts and stacked SP lettering on long hood as commonly seen on GP9 units starting in the 1960s
  • “Radio Equipped” stencil on short hood
  • Era 1960s+
  • Front and rear MU catch boxes with footboard
  • Trainline and MU hoses
  • Coupler cut levers
  • Drop steps unless noted
  • MU stands
  • “Nub” style walkway tread
  • Bell placement & type per prototype
  • Fine-scale handrails for scale appearance
  • Wire grab irons
  • Lift rings
  • Windshield wipers
  • See through cab windows and full cab interior
  • Etched metal radiator intake grilles and fan grilles
  • Air tanks mounted below sill unless noted
  • Detailed fuel tank with fuel fillers, fuel gauges, breather pipes, and retention tanks
  • Blomberg-B trucks with appropriate bearing caps
  • Sander lines
  • Speed recorder unless noted
  • Fully-assembled and ready-to-run
  • DCC-ready features Quick Plug™ plug-and-play technology with both 8- and 9-pin connector
  • Scaled from prototype resources including drawings, field measurements, photographs, and more
  • Accurately-painted and printed paint schemes
  • Body mounted McHenry operating scale knuckle couplers
  • 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 pickup provides reliable current flow
  • Wheels with RP25 contours operate on all popular brands of track
  • Incandescent bulbs for realistic appearance
  • Bidirectional constant LED lighting so headlight brightness remains constant
  • Heavy die-cast frame for greater traction and more pulling power
  • Packaging securely holds the model for safe storage
  • Replacement parts available
  • Minimum radius: 18”

SOUND EQUIPPED MODELS ALSO FEATURE:

  • Onboard DCC decoder with SoundTraxx Tsunami2 sound
  • Sound units operate in both DC and DCC
  • Full DCC functions available when operated in DCC mode
  • Engine, horn, and bell sounds work in DC
  • All functions NMRA compatible in DCC mode
  • Excellent Slow speed control
  • Operating lighting functions with 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

 

 

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