Walthers Mainline, HO Scale, 910-19464, EMD F40PH, Amtrak, (Phase II), #279 DCC & Sound
Walthers Mainline

Walthers Mainline, HO Scale, 910-19464, EMD F40PH, Amtrak, (Phase II), #279 DCC & Sound

Regular price $199.98 Sale price $147.99


Road #279

Power your favorite Amtrak or regional commuter trains in style with a WalthersMainline F40PH on the job! Built especially for passenger duties, the prototypes entered service in 1976 and many are still going strong today. Based on Phase 2b prototypes

Limited edition - one time run of these roadnumbers!
Factory-installed vertical hand rails
Molded drill starter points for grab irons (sold separately)
RP-25 metal wheels
Proto MAX(TM) metal knuckle couplers
Fully assembled
21-Pin DCC plug

ESU Sound for DCC and DC layouts features:
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
Dynamic brake

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
Heavy die-cast metal chassis
Constant and directional LED lights

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 = Nathan K5LH (default)
CV163 = Nathan K5HLL
CV163 = Nathan K5H
CV163 = Nathan K5LLA
Bells: CV164 = Graham White E-Bell (default)
CV164 = GE Steel Bell