Broadway Limited Imports is proud to present the NYC S1b Niagara steam locomotives into the new BlueLine Family. These DC-Sound equipped locomotives are extremely smooth and powerful runners with sound that packs an incredible punch!Each BlueLine locomotive comes factory-fitted with our own proprietary sound system for DC -- All at a price that you'd expect to pay for units without sound. And for all the DCC users out there, BlueLine doesn't disappoint.
We've included a NMRA Standard DCC Socket so you can quickly and easily install your favorite DCC motor decoder. History: The NYC was late in adopting the 4-8-4 wheel arrangement for their steam locomotive roster since the Mohawks and Hudsons did such an excellent job. Locomotive #6000 (class S1a) was the first 2-cylinder 4-8-4 from ALCO and was followed by 25 mroe of the S1b class.When the "Northerns" started arriving in 1945, they became the favorite power, being used almost everywhere at once. They were dual-service locomotives, but are mostly remembered for heading up the NYC "Limiteds". The factory installed sound system features the following. Mechanical features include the following. Synchronized Chuff with Open Steam Cock Mode. Powerful, Authentic Adjustable Steam Whistle, with enhanced playability. Automatic Background sounds including Compressor, Slow Compressor, etc. Individually adjustable sound volumes and intensities. Powerful 5-pole Can Motor with Flywheel.
ABS Plastic Body with Die Cast Chassis. Authentic Paint Scheme and Lettering. Traction Tire Equipped Driver Set. (2) Operating Metal Knuckle Couplers. Separately Applied Handrails and Decorative Bell & Whistle.Factory-installed engineer and fireman figures. Will Operate on Code 70, 83, and 100 Rail. The item "Broadway Limited Class S1b 4-8-4 New York Central Niagra #6016" is in sale since Saturday, January 25, 2020. This item is in the category "Modellbau\Modelleisenbahn\Spur H0\Lokomotiven". The seller is "serled" and is located in Trier. This item can be shipped worldwide.