4-6-6-4 Challenger Steam Locomotive

Era: 1940's to Present.

Features: Boiler backhead with full details and printed gauges; Individually applied detail parts such as piping, valves, generators, etc.; Blackened metal RP25 wheels; Eccentric cranks operating on both sides in correct direction; Front and rear engines (cylinders and coupled drive wheel sets), both pivot for 22" recommended minimum radius; Pilot has open/closed positions. Coupler pocket can be inserted to mount coupler; Adjustable cab windows and opening doors; Headlights and tender lighting feature directional light change, number boards are also lighted; Five-pole, skewed armature motor with two flywheels for very smooth running; Cab hatches can be either closed or open; See-through running boards; Ready for aftermarket smoke unit installation with no soldering needed; Factory installed DCC sound board and speaker; the board and speaker are mounted in the tender, DCC decoder automatically senses the power supply type (either DC or NMRA compliant DCC system)

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Road Item #   Road # Sale Price
Clinchfield 97229 675

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Denver & Rio Grande 97228 3800

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Union Pacific 97223 3707 $480.00
Union Pacific 97224 3710 $480.00
Union Pacific 97225 3977

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Union Pacific 97226 3982 $480.00
Union Pacific 97227 3985

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Last Reviewed: July 2014

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