Walthers Mainline HO EMD SD50 - Standard DC - CSX #8697 (Blue, Yellow, Small US Flag, White Cab Roof)

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SKU: 910-10354

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This WalthersMainline EMD SD50 is perfect for heavy freight service on your HO Scale railroad. As demand for higher-horsepower units and better fuel economy continued to grow in the late 1970s, EMD began testing a new six-axle model in 1979, which entered production as the SD50 in 1981. Like the prototype, this locomotive is a great addition to your railroad's fleet of heavy diesel road units. The WalthersMainline SD50 has the features you want to make it a star performer on your layout:
    • Limited edition - one time run of these road numbers!
    • Prototypes in service 1981 to present with large and small lines
    • All-new drive including newly tooled power trucks with HT-C side frames
    • Revised and corrected dynamic brake intake grilles
    • Anti-slip detail on walkways
    • Open grating on steps
    • Updated Phase Two shell with molded drill starter points for grab irons in EMD SD50-60 Diesel Detail Kit (910-256) sold separately
Same powerful drive as WalthersProto locos featuring:
  • 5-pole skew-wound motor
  • 14:1 gear ratio
  • Helical-cut gears for quiet operation and easy multiple unit operation
  • All-wheel drive and electrical pickup
  • Dual machined brass flywheels
  • Heavy die-cast metal chassis
  • Constant and directional LED headlights
  • 21-pin plug for easy DCC conversion
  • RP-25 metal wheels
  • Proto MAX(TM) metal knuckle couplers

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