Kato N EMD F3A C B & Q (Freight Version)

  • 1 Units in Stock
  • Model: Kato 176-1314
  • Shipping Weight: 1lbs
  • Manufactured by: KATO USA

Kato N  EMD F3A Chicago Burlington & Quincy (Freight Version)
  All current variations of the F-unit locomotive chassis are DCC friendly. Passenger units are commonly identified by their Steam Generators vs. freight units which lack this detail. The 2014 run of CB&Q Freight F3's have a number of passenger features, such as the straight pilot, as they began their life as locomotives pulling the California Zephyr before being repainted and repurposed as freight locomotives.
Model Features:

  1. DCC friendly mechanism

  2. A-unit LED has directional headlights and illuminated number boards

  3. Locomotives have a powerful five pole motor with all wheel electrical pickup and blackened wheels

  4. KATO magnetic knuckle couplers

  5. Drop in DCC compatible with the Train Control Systems K0D8 series and Digitrax DN163K0B

MSRP is $90.00 (Picture courtesy of Kato USA.)