Walthers Proto 920-42920 | EMD E8 A-A - ESU® Sound & DCC - Southern #6902 & 6910 | HO Scale

Description

Power your HO railroad's flagship streamliners with these superb replicas of EMD's famed E8 and E9 diesels. Introduced in 1948 with the new 567B prime mover, production contiued until 1954 when the virtually identical E9 was introduced with the more powerful 567C prime mover. Powerful, reliable and economical, EMD E units handled premiere long-distance trains for decades, with many ending their long careers in commuter service and ocassionally handling fast freight trains. Fully assembled and ready for service, features include:

  • One time run of these roadnumbers, order now - limited quantity available!
  • Available with LokSound 5 for DCC or DC layouts
  • Road- and era-specific details
  • Both units powered - matching individual A units available separately
  • Rugged and reliable WalthersProto drive
  • 21-pin DCC plug
  • Formed wire grab irons and handrails
  • Photo-etched lift rings
  • Cab interior w/seats and figures
  • All-wheel drive and electrical pickup
  • Constant and directional LED lights
  • Correct size RP-25 metal wheels
  • Proto MAX(TM) metal knuckle couplers

 
Road-specific features of this WalthersProto replica include:

  • Nathan five-chime (all forward) air horn
  • Single horizontal sealed-beam headlight
  • Working backup light
  • Flush number boards
  • Removed skirts
  • Freight pilot
  • Southern-style MU bracket
  • 4-hose MU set at left and right
  • Photo-etched E8A-style Farr air grilles
  • Dynamic brake with 48" fan
  • Winterization hatches w/levers
  • Single offset steam generator
  • Rooftop air reservoirs w/piping
  • Round spark arrestors
  • Rectangular air vent
  • Roller bearing sideframes
  • Wheel slip hubs
  • Speed recorder
  • Southern-style left and right water tanks
    More Information
    Item # 920-42920
    Brand WalthersProto
    Scale HO
    Engine Electronics DC, DCC & Sound
    Type EMD Diesel
    Road Name Southern
    Road Number 6902 & 6910
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        Power your HO railroad's flagship streamliners with these superb replicas of EMD's famed E8 and E9 diesels. Introduced in 1948... Read more

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          Description

          Power your HO railroad's flagship streamliners with these superb replicas of EMD's famed E8 and E9 diesels. Introduced in 1948 with the new 567B prime mover, production contiued until 1954 when the virtually identical E9 was introduced with the more powerful 567C prime mover. Powerful, reliable and economical, EMD E units handled premiere long-distance trains for decades, with many ending their long careers in commuter service and ocassionally handling fast freight trains. Fully assembled and ready for service, features include:

          • One time run of these roadnumbers, order now - limited quantity available!
          • Available with LokSound 5 for DCC or DC layouts
          • Road- and era-specific details
          • Both units powered - matching individual A units available separately
          • Rugged and reliable WalthersProto drive
          • 21-pin DCC plug
          • Formed wire grab irons and handrails
          • Photo-etched lift rings
          • Cab interior w/seats and figures
          • All-wheel drive and electrical pickup
          • Constant and directional LED lights
          • Correct size RP-25 metal wheels
          • Proto MAX(TM) metal knuckle couplers

           
          Road-specific features of this WalthersProto replica include:

          • Nathan five-chime (all forward) air horn
          • Single horizontal sealed-beam headlight
          • Working backup light
          • Flush number boards
          • Removed skirts
          • Freight pilot
          • Southern-style MU bracket
          • 4-hose MU set at left and right
          • Photo-etched E8A-style Farr air grilles
          • Dynamic brake with 48" fan
          • Winterization hatches w/levers
          • Single offset steam generator
          • Rooftop air reservoirs w/piping
          • Round spark arrestors
          • Rectangular air vent
          • Roller bearing sideframes
          • Wheel slip hubs
          • Speed recorder
          • Southern-style left and right water tanks
            More Information
            Item # 920-42920
            Brand WalthersProto
            Scale HO
            Engine Electronics DC, DCC & Sound
            Type EMD Diesel
            Road Name Southern
            Road Number 6902 & 6910

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