MTH RAIL KING New York Central RS-3 Diesel #8356. By the time the first RS-3's rolled off the assembly line in 1950, Alco had refined its road switcher concept to create "a truly universal locomotive which could do anything and go almost anywhere, " in the words of author J. Swanson in New Haven Power.
In contrast with its predecessor, the 1000 hp RS-1, the 1600 hp RS-3 had all the power of a road diesel of its time and could boil along at up to 80 mph. For awhile in the early 1950's, ALCO looked like a true contender in the burgeoning road switcher market. Intricately Detailed, Durable ABS Body.
Die-Cast Truck Sides, Pilots and Fuel Tank. Metal Wheels, Axles and Gears. Directionally Controlled Constant Voltage LED Headlights.Locomotive Speed Control In Scale MPH Increments. Unit Measures: 14 1/2" x 2 1/2" x 3 3/4. Operates On O-27 Curves Diesel DCC Features. New in NEVER been run! And receive our final invoice to pay. All items must be paid within 7 days. Value Added Authorized Lionel Dealer. The item "MTH RAIL KING NEW YORK CENTRAL RS-3 DIESEL ENGINE #8356 O GAUGE 30-20544-1 NEW" is in sale since Monday, July 29, 2019.
This item is in the category "Toys & Hobbies\Model Railroads & Trains\O Scale\Locomotives". The seller is "hobbyspeed" and is located in Indiana, Pennsylvania. This item can be shipped worldwide.