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BLI-R3142 REFURBISHED PRR Centipede A-A Set, 5828/5816, Bruns Gr, Gold Leaf Letters, 5-Stripe Passenger Scheme, both units w/ Paragon2 Sound/DC/DCC, N

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Item Number: R3142
Product Line: Diesel, N




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Baldwin produced the famous "Centipede" diesel locomotives during 1945-48, and sold them to three railroads (SAL, NdM and PRR). The Centipedes were very large, 91 feet long for single units as operated on SAL and NdM, and 183 feet long for semi-permanently-coupled A-A pairs as operated on the PRR!

Each unit contained two 1500 horsepower diesel motors, so a pair contained four motors and totaled 6000 horsepower. Centipedes were very heavy, totaling 1,200,000 pounds for a pair, with more than 800,000 of those pounds carried by the 16 drivers. These spectacular diesel locomotives are a must-have for any Pennsy diesel modeler as well as anyone who wants to showcase unique, premium quality on his layout. Dont miss these limited run diesel gems.

Locomotive Features:
- Paragon2 Sound & Operation System with Authentic Sounds and Prototypical Operation in both DC and DCC environments
- Constant Intensity Directional Lighting with Prototypical Headlight
- All-Wheel Drive and All-Wheel Electrical Pick-Up
- Equipped with Traction Tires
- Locomotive Composition: ABS with Die Cast Chassis
- Couplers: (2) Operating MicroTrains #1015 or Compatible
- Compatible Tracks: Code 55, 70, and 80 Rail
- Minimum Operating Radius: 9.75 in
Industry-Sound Features:
  • Operates in DC & DCC (use DCMaster for DC Sound)
  • Record & Play Operation - Records and plays back sounds and movements once or repeatedly for automatic operation
  • 16-bit Sample Rate for exceptional high frequency sound clarity
  • Playback Horn for multiple horn lengths and patterns
  • Choice of 3 selectable Horns 
  • Alternate Horn where applicable for locomotive with air horn
  • Adjustable bell ringing interval for faster or slower bell
  • Numerous user-mappable functions with available keys
  • Passenger Station Ambient Sounds - Controlled with Function Key
  • Freight Yard related radio chatter- Controlled with Function Key
  • Lumber Yard Ambient Sounds- Controlled with Function Key
  • Farm related radio chatter - Controlled with Function Key
  • Crew Radio Communications- Controlled with Function Key
  • Maintenance Yard related radio chatter - Controlled with Function Key
  • Demo Mode for display and demonstrations
  • Grade Crossing Signal- Controlled with Function Key
  • 8 Diesel Motor Revs (Diesel Only)
  • Simple Programming with Integral DCC Decoder
  • Automatic Forward / Reverse Signal - When activated, stopping triggers a stop horn toot.  When moving forward from a stopped position, toots twice.  When moving in reverse, toots three times.
  • Engine sound intensity varies with load
  • Individually adjustable sound volumes for most effects

 

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