Christmas LEGACY U33C Diesel #1225

6-48195 | Price: $479.99

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Lights Operating Smoke Unit AF Speed Control ElectroCouplers Legacy RailSounds Lionel LEGACY Control System

In the spirit of A.C. Gilbert and his passion for innovation, Lionel introduces a newly-tooled scale diesel to the American Flyer roster—the GE U33C six-axle diesel locomotive. Built between 1968 and 1975 by GE Transportation Systems, nearly 400 3,300 horsepower “Big Bombers” were made to haul heavy loads for a variety of railroads including Southern Pacific and Erie-Lackawanna.

The new Gauge U33C is made from all-new tooling and boasts the incomparable Lionel LEGACY Control System. Highly detailed and true to the originals, they feature many new details and features never before available in American Flyer ‘S’ Gauge, including replaceable scale wheel sets for operation on either scale track or traditional American Flyer type track.

  • LEGACY Control System equipped—able to run in LEGACY Control mode, in TrainMaster Command Control Mode, or in Conventional mode with a standard transformer
  • AF Speed Control lets your locomotive operate smoothly and consistently over grades and through curves
  • LEGACY RailSounds sound system featuring:
    -CrewTalk dialog and TowerCom announcements, each with different scenarios depending on whether the locomotive is in motion or stopped
    Eight diesel RPM levels
    -LEGACY "Real-Time Quilling Horn" control with instant response for realistic signature "quilling" and correctly timed warning signals
    -Single hit or continuous mechanical bell sounds
    Independently adjustable volume control
  • Two Powerful maintenance-free motors with momentum flywheel
  • Front and rear Electro-Couplers
  • Operating headlight
  • Operating marker lights on front and rear
  • Illuminated number boards
  • Illuminated cab Interior
  • Die-cast metal trucks, pilots and fuel tank
  • Metal frame
  • Separately applied metal details
  • Traction tires
  • Fan-driven smoke unit
  • Detailed cab interior
  • Cab window glass
  • Engineer figure

Road Number: 1225

Gauge: S Scale

Dimensions: Length: Approx. 13 1/2“

RailLine: North Pole Central

Minimum Curve: 36" dia.

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