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MTH RailKing O 30-1706-1 4-6-2 Forty-Niner Steam Engine, Baltimore and Ohio #5321 (Proto Sound 3) (d)

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Description

The discovery of gold in California precipitated the Gold Rush of 1849 and forever changed the West. In just over a decade, California was transformed from a sleepy paradise of 14,000 souls to a state with over 300,000 inhabitants. Nearly a century later, the Golden State still had the aura of the Promised Land, and three railroads teamed up in 1937 to inaugurate a train named after the event that started it all. Hauled between Chicago and San Francisco by the Chicago & North Western, Union Pacific, and Southern Pacific Railroads, the Forty Niner was a way to arrive at the Coast in style. Operating on a 49-hour schedule, the train featured its own dedicated air conditioned, streamlined, all-Pullman trainset, with valet and stewardess services as well as a shower and a barber shop. The entire train was finished in gunmetal grey, accented by black and gold striping above and below the windows.

Intricately Detailed, Die-Cast Boiler and Chassis
Intricately Detailed, Die-Cast Tender Body
Colorful Paint Scheme
Die-Cast Locomotive Trucks
Handpainted Engineer and Fireman Figures
Real Tender Coal Load
Metal Handrails and Whistle
Metal Wheels and Axles
Remote-Controlled Proto-Coupler
Prototypical Rule 17 Lighting
Constant Voltage LED Headlight
Operating LED Firebox Glow
Operating Tender LED Back-up Light
Powerful Precision Flywheel-Equipped Motor
Synchronized Puffing ProtoSmoke System
Locomotive Speed Control In Scale MPH Increments
Wireless Drawbar
Onboard DCC/DCS Decoder
Near-Scale Proportions
Proto-Sound 3.0 With The Digital Command System Featuring Passenger Station Proto-Effects
Unit Measures: 20 1/4" x 2 1/2" x 3 3/4"
Operates On O-31 Curves

SKU: MTH-30-1706-1

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