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Rivet Counter N Scale GE C39-8 Phase III, Conrail/Quality/Ditch Lights / 6009 / DC/DCC Ready

SKU SXT39186 Categories ,
Part Number: SXT39186
Manufacturer: Scaletrains
Scale: N Scale


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Additional Information:

Road Number Specific ScaleTrains

  • New road numbers
  • Road number 6009
  • Era: late 1990s to early 2000s
    • Conrail “Quality” Scheme
    • Small red “L” next to road number on cab sides, denoting lease service on the Southern Pacific in the early 1990s
    • Operating LED-illuminated front pilot-mounted ditch lights*
  • Fully-assembled
  • Multiple road numbers
  • Non-operating front and rear class lights with lenses
  • Printed and LED-illuminated front and rear number boards*
  • Operating LED-illuminated headlights*
  • Phase III – cab with square-corner doors, embossed X-panels on the hood end and nose sides, flush radiator grills with an additional small vertical screen, and no vertical grab iron strips on the long hood end
  • Retrofitted “inverted-L” nose grab irons
  • Retrofitted tall vertical grab iron on rear end of long hood
  • Small front Conrail-style plow with grab irons
  • Semi-scale standard Type E knuckle couplers – Micro-Trains® compatible
  • Body mounted coupler box – accepts Micro-Trains® 1015/1016 couplers without modification
  • 3-hose multiple unit (MU) hose clusters with silver gladhands
  • Front large anticlimber; rear drop step
  • GE “nub” tread plate on walkways
  • Short hood without blanked lower headlight housing
  • Wheel handbrake
  • Detailed cab interior with floor, rear wall, seats, and control stand
  • No sunshades
  • Single wind deflector with mirror mounted in front of sliding cab windows on both sides
  • Leslie RSL-3R horn mounted on offset pedestal on engine compartment
  • Large and small Sinclair “Excalibur” cab roof antennas (communication and End of Train EOT)
  • Left side dynamic brake cab: standard (dual blower) dynamic brake 
  • Dynamic brake cab roof
  • Dynamic brake cab roof with dual panel grilles 
  • Right side dynamic brake cab: front two hinged and latched doors and bolted rear panel
  • Early (6-panel) radiator exhaust photo-etched grilles
  • “Bathtub” exhaust silencer
  • Accurately profiled frame with separately applied plumbing and cabling
  • GSC trucks with Hyatt bearing housings; separate brake cylinders, center axle shock snubber, brake lines and handbrake chain detail; and separate sanding lines and brackets
  • Dual Graham-White (Prime) finned 075 air filters
  • Highly-detailed 4,400 gallon fuel tank with fuel fillers, round and vertical fuel gauges
  • Air reservoirs with separate plumbing
  • Factory-applied wire grab irons, spare knuckles, trainline hoses with silver gladhands, MU cables, uncoupling levers, windshield wipers, underframe bell, and more
  • Motor with 5-pole skew wound armature
  • Dual flywheels
  • All-wheel drive
  • All-wheel electrical pick-up
  • Printing and lettering legible under magnification
  • Operates on Code 55 and 80 rail
  • Durable packaging safely stores model
  • Minimum Radius: 9 ¾”
  • Recommended Radius: 11”
  • DC/DCC ready locomotives also feature:
    • Operates on DC layouts
    • DCC ready with Nano connector 

** In DC operation, both front ditch lights illuminate; rear ditch lights (if equipped) do not illuminate