K2499-0413   Peabody RS-3 w/Lionel RailSounds, TMCC, Smoke & Electrocouplers Peabody
    $379.95 ea.    

Smoking RS-3 Locomotive

Alco's RS-3 was a familiar sight on US railroads in the 1950s and '60s. A powerful workhorse, this popular locomotive was also known for its versatility. In addition to secondary assignments, this dependable road switcher often played a leading role in both freight and passenger transport. Decorated with authentic paint scheme and load with aesthetic and operational details, these model versions of Alco's 1600 hp diesel-electric locomotive look great hauling either a freight or passenger consist.

The Peabody Coal Company Diesel leads a 4-PAC of coal hoppers through the heart of coal country. This unique paint scheme replicates a bygone era of coal hauling. This Pacific Electric RS-3 is equipped with trolley poles. The unit was equipped with trolley poles before entering PE service so that they could operate signals and crossing lights. The engine was diesel powered, and the trolley poles, one up and one down, were unique in that they were there just to actuate signals, not to provide any power to the locomotive.

Equipped with the industry standard remote control system, TrainMaster Command Control, Lionel RailSounds, Smoke and Electrocouplers these realistic diesels are ready to work on your railroad.

Catalog: 2003 1st Edition
Release Date: SOLD OUT

Engine Features
  •   O Scale (1:48)
  •   Dual Vertical Motors Equipped with Flywheels
  •   Operating Smoke Unit w/On-Off Switch
  •   3 Position Reversing Unit
  •   Metal Operating Couplers
  •   Die Cast Trucks
  •   Accurately Detailed Trucks
  •   Metal Chassis
  •   Metal Grab Rails
  •   Metal Platform Railings
  •   Die Cast Fuel Tank
  •   Die Cast Steps
  •   Die Cast Pilot
  •   Operating Headlight
  •   Illuminated Number Boards
  •   Etched Metal Roof Screens
  •   Adjustable Side Louvers
  •   Freely Rotating Intake Fan
  •   Separate Metal Brakewheel
  •   Brass Horn

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