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Athearn Genesis HO SD70M-2 w/Tsunami 2 DCC & Sound, VTR
Athearn Genesis HO SD70M-2 w/Tsunami 2 DCC & Sound, VTR

Athearn Genesis HO SD70M-2 w/Tsunami 2 DCC & Sound, VTR


Athearn Genesis

Regular price $309.98 $159.99 Sale


  • Patches and graphics applied per prototype
  • High mount headlight
  • Early non-isolated cab
  • Front and rear illuminated ditch lights
  • Early handrails
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    • New for the SD70ACe and SD70M-2, LED lighting
    • Correctly-sized operating ditch lights
    • Snowplow
    • Front and rear trainline air hose with silver tips
    • Multiple unit (MU) hoses with silver tips
    • Coupler cut bars
    • Train line air hoses
    • Flat or tapered front and rear anticlimbers
    • Safety tread on the walkways
    • Nose or cab mounted headlight
    • Standard or isolated cab
    • Windshield wipers
    • Tinted side windows
    • Mirrors
    • Detailed and painted cab interior with control stand, display screens, detailed crew seats and optional grade crossing camera
    • Airchime K5LLA horn with square or "tube" style mounting bracket
    • Large antenna dome
    • Small GPS antenna dome
    • Inverter box with original X-panels, X-panels with retrofitted louvers, factory louvers, late EMD large intake or retrofit large intake
    • See-through radiator fans
    • Etched dynamic brake grille and screen with appropriate grid detail underneath
    • Dynamic brake louver variations per prototype
    • Chicago Blower brand air blower visible behind the see-through grilles at the rear of the locomotive
    • Early or late hand brake housing and wheel
    • Early or Late Sander Brackets
    • Factory installed wire grab irons
    • Jacking pads per prototype
    • Plumbing alongside the frame appropriate to the specific railroad and purchase order
    • Fuel tanks with single or dual fuel fillers
    • HTCR or HTSC trucks per prototype
    • Non-sound QuickPlug™ equipped with NEM 21-pin DCC plug
    • McHenry scale knuckle spring couplers
    • Minimum radius: 18"
    • Recommended radius: 22"


    • Onboard DCC decoder with SoundTraxx Tsunami2 sound
    • Sound units operate in both DC and DCC
    • Full DCC functions available when operated in DCC mode
    • Engine, horn, and bell sounds work in DC
    • All functions NMRA compatible in DCC mode
    • Slow speed control
    • Program a multiple unit (MU) lashup with lead unit only horn, bell, and lights
    • Many functions can be altered via Configuration Value (CV) changes
    • CV chart included in the box