Scaletrains Rivet Counter HO SD40-2, EMD Lease Bandit #6313 - DCC Ready

Scaletrains Rivet Counter HO SD40-2, EMD Lease Bandit #6313 - DCC Ready



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EMDX 6313 (ex-MILW Road 29)

  • Patched Milwaukee Road orange & black “Bandit”
  • Operating Prime PM-8901 Stratolite tall base rotary beacon centered on cab roof*
  • Peeling and fading “GM” nose logo
  • All-weather window on engineer’s side
  • Cab side mirrors mounted forward on fireman’s side
  • Whip antenna base
  • Faded “28” on both sides of the dynamic brake blister
  • Dark black patch over Milwaukee long hood billboard lettering
  • Dark black patch over cab side lettering

All EMDX Road Numbers

  • Era represented by configuration: Late 1980s – Mid 1990s
  • Phase Ia1 units built in July 1973
  • Units spent significant time operating as leased power on Burlington Northern and Southern Pacific
  • Operating tri-color (red, white, and green) class lights*
  • Highly detailed smaller 3,200 gallon fuel tank with angled breather pipe, fuel fillers and gauges
  • Bell mounted high behind the cab on the fireman’s side
  • Front EMD-style low pilot snowplow with MU hose doors and grab irons
  • Front and rear retrofitted “fixed” drop steps
  • 81” low short hood with ratchet handbrake with angled chain guard
  • Early sub-base doors with early hinges
  • Bolted battery doors with small louvers
  • Cab with riveted side window panels
  • Engineer’s side forward cab vent
  • Leslie RS3-LR Horn
  • Small Sinclair Excalibur Antenna (communications)
  • Early electrical cabinet “zig-zag” seam
  • Stand-off ECAFB (early)
  • Early inertial air intake grilles
  • Standard-range dynamic brakes with batten strip
  • “Chicken-wire” radiator intake grilles
  • See through standard 48” radiator fan housings with fan blades visible inside
  • Forward engineer’s side sidesill notch
  • 4-hose MU hose clusters
  • Straight uncoupling levers with “loop” handles
  • Notched pilot faces with reinforced lifting holes
  • “Tall” stepwells
  • Tall jacking pads with holes (early)
  • Frame-mounted bell
  • Flush-style EFCO
  • Rear “weedcutter” snowplow
  • Detailed HT-C trucks with brake plumbing and traction motor and air duct
  • Late center axle snubbers

    DCC & sound equipped locomotives also feature

      • ESU V4.0 “Full Throttle” decoder
      • Dual cube-type speakers
      • ESU designed PowerPack with two super capacitors
      • Operates on both DC and DCC layouts

        DCC & sound ready (DC) locomotives also feature

          • DCC ready with 21-pin connector


                    Rivet Counter SD40-2 Locomotive Features

                    • All-new model
                    • Fully assembled
                    • Four (4) different road numbers
                    • Dimensionally accurate truck centers
                    • Underbody frame rail with separate plumbing and traction motor cables
                    • Sectioned treadplate detail on the walkways
                    • Detailed cab interior with front and rear walls, crew seats, and standard AAR control stand unless noted
                    • Sliding side cab windows
                    • Accurate hood door and long hood detail
                    • Accurately profiled dynamic brake housings 
                    • See-through dynamic brake intakes with resistor grid detail
                    • Factory-applied wire grab irons, wire lift rings, windshield wipers, snowplows, horns, coupler cut levers, trainline hoses, and sand filler hatch covers
                    • Semi-scale coupler buffer equipped with durable metal semi-scale E Type knuckle couplers
                    • Directional LED headlights
                    • LED lighted number boards
                    • All-wheel drive
                    • All-wheel electrical pick-up
                    • Dual flywheel
                    • Motor with 5-pole skew wound armature.
                    • Printing and lettering legible even under magnification
                    • Color matched to Tru-Color Paint colors whenever possible
                    • Operates on Code 70, 83 and 100 rail
                    • Packaging safely stores model
                    • Minimum radius: 18”
                    • Recommended radius: 22”