Burlington Northern EMD NW2 Phase V - Sound & DCC Locomotive #566 - Hobby Rising

Burlington Northern EMD NW2 Phase V - Sound & DCC Locomotive #566

Item Number: WAL910-20612


From coach and freight yards to branchlines and the demands of heavy industry, the WalthersMainline NW2 is the perfect power for any switching assignment. One of EMD's most popular diesels, over 1100 were built between 1939 and 1949, serving over 50 railroads with some still working today. Based on phase five units built in 1949, features include:

One time run of these road numbers, order now - limited quantity available!

Next18 DCC Plug

Correct size RP-25 metal wheels

Proto MAX(TM) metal knuckle couplers

Based on Phase V units built in 1949 with:
Louvered radiator grilles
Dual tall conical exhaust stacks
Small front radiator grille
Single straight hood to cab transition
6 louvered side doors with letterboard gap
Large center cab windows
Factory-installed grab irons on hood and cab
With or without footboards as appropriate
3 styles of headlights to match prototype practice

Available with ESU(R) Sound and DCC for DCC and DC layouts featuring:
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 567A prime mover sounds
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 LED headlights

PLEASE NOTE: When operating Walthers-branded DCC-equipped locomotives in DC mode, do not use power packs that exceed an 18V rating. This includes MRC 1300-series power packs which have known issues with our decoders.

Alternate horns and bell sounds can be programmed on the sound decoder using these CVs:
Horns: CV163 = Leslie A-200
CV163 = Wabco Single Chime
CV163 = Nathan M3
CV163 = Leslie S3L

Bells: CV164 = Bronze Bell (default)
CV164 = Steel Bell

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