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Union Pacific SD40-2 #8008 1
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Product Manufacturer: Athearn
Manufacturer Model: 98242
Store Item Number: ATH98242
Quantity In Stock: 1
 
Union Pacific SD40-2 #8008
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Union Pacific / Fast Forty SD40-2 #8008

  • Fully assembled and ready-to-run
  • Separately applied wire grab irons
  • Separately applied air tanks
  • Fine scale handrails molded in engineering plastic
  • Trainline and MU hoses
  • Standard twin sealed-beam headlight with anti-glare shields (unless noted)
  • Sliding cab windows
  • See-through dynamic brake and radiator fans
  • Curved radiator fan grab iron
  • Exhaust stack
  • Frame mounted bell (unless noted)
  • Detailed 4000 gallon fuel tank (unless different capacity is noted)
  • Speed recorder attached to appropriate axle per prototype
  • HT-C early trucks (unless noted)
  • McHenry scale knuckle spring couplers
  • DCC ready
  • Minimum radius: 18"
  • Recommended radius: 22"
  • Highly-detailed, injection molded body
  • Painted and printed for realistic decoration
  • See through cab windows
  • Bi-directional constant lighting so headlight brightness remains consistent
  • All-wheel drive with precision gears for smooth and quiet operation
  • All-wheel electrical pickup
  • 5-pole skew wound motor with flywheels and multi-link drivetrain for trouble-free operation
  • Wheels with RP25 contours operate on Code 75, 83, and 100 rail
  • Window packaging for easy viewing
  • Interior plastic blister safely holds the model for convenient storage
  • Prototype was modified with high speed gearing to operate with a pair DDA40X locomotives
  • Earlier lettering with "We Can Handle It" slogan
  • Operating Western Cullen beacon using DCC
  • UP/SP style tall front snowplow
  • Early coupler cut levers
  • Later body with small anticlimber
  • MU stand on each end
  • Riveted cab side panels
  • Armrest in upright position
  • Mirrors/wind deflectors fore of windows
  • Oval cab vent on right-side of cab
  • Leslie S3LR Air Horn with triangular bracket
  • Firecracker antenna
  • Early -2 battery box door
  • Stand-off ECAFB
  • Extended range dynamic brake
  • Chicken wire radiator grilles
  • Standard radiator fans
  • 116" nose with brake wheel
  • Standard late -2 modified L-window cab without roof seam and louvers

Product Condition: New

Product Type: Model Train → Locomotive → Diesel Locomotive → EMD (Electro-Motive Division) → SD40-2

Scale: HO
Reporting Marks: UP 8008
Railroad:
Union Pacific
Union Pacific
Assembly: fully assembled

This product was added to our catalog on Saturday 11 January, 2014.

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1. This product has been discontinued by the manufacturer and is limited to the quantity on hand.

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