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Kansas City Southern GE ES44AC #4868 w/ESU Sound

Product Manufacturer: Walthers
Brand: WalthersMainline
Manufacturer Model: 910-20172
Store Item Number: WAL910-20172
Quantity In Stock: 1

Kansas City Southern GE ES44AC Evolution Locomotive #4868 with ESU Sound

  • Bring the power of today's railroading to your HO layout with the WalthersMainline GE ES44 Evolution Series GEVO diesels.
  • Introduced in 2003 to comply with tougher emission standards, and more popularly known among railfans and modelers as GEVOs, these big engines have quickly become one of the most popular locos worldwide. Designated as the ES44 (Evolution Series, 4,400 horsepower), prototype variations in North American service include locos with DC or AC traction motors and buyers have also specified center idler axles, as well as high adhesion or steerable trucks.
  • GE ES44 Evolution Series GEVO diesels feature:
  • Limited edition - one time run of these roadnumbers!
  • Model today's railroading at WalthersMainline prices
  • The most popular prototype diesel in North America
  • Thousands in service from 2003 to the present

ESU Sound for DCC and DC layouts featuring:

  • 4 function outputs with brightness control by CV
  • Fully DCC compatible
  • 14, 28, 128 speed steps
  • Dual mode DC and DCC
  • 4 air horns changeable by CVs
  • 2 bells changeable by CVs
  • Full 8-notch prime mover sounds
  • Compressor
  • Dynamic brake
  • Multiple realistic lighting effects
  • 4- or 6-vent dynamic brake vent as appropriate
  • Easily handles 18" radius curves (22" or larger recommended)
  • Six powered axles per unit


LED Lighting includes:

  • Correct headlight position per prototype
  • Working front ditch lights


Three truck styles to match prototypes:

  • Standard high-adhesion
  • Steerable
  • C4 A1A center idler axle


Same powerful drive as WalthersProto(R) locos featuring:

  • Five-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 lights
  • Correct profile radiator grilles and rooftop walkway surface details
  • Molded drill starter points for grab irons (sold separately)
  • Add grab irons to your model with the GE ES44 Evolution Series Diesel Detail Kit (910-250, sold separately)
  • RP-25 metal wheels
  • Proto MAX(TM) metal knuckle couplers
  • Fully assembled


Alternate Horns and Bells include:

  • Horns: CV163 = Nathan K5LH (default) CV163 = Nathan K5HLL CV163 = Nathan K5H CV163 = Nathan K5LLA
  • Bells: CV164 = Graham White E-Bell (default) CV164 = GE Steel Bell
  • Based on the ES44AC, this WalthersMainline model features a low headlight, high-adhesion trucks and 4-vent dynamic brakes.


Made In: China

Product Condition: New

Product Type: Model Train > Locomotive > Diesel Locomotive > GE (General Electric) > ES44AC
Scale: HO
Reporting Marks: KCS 4868
Kansas City Southern
Kansas City Southern

Assembly: fully assembled
Age Group: adult