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Walther Chop Nose GP9's Announced!

Posted by Chris Henwood on

Walthers Mainline has just announced chop nose Geeps!  and boy are we excited!!  We will order some for stock but if you want one it is best to contact the store via phone or email to reserve your order!!

See the full list here

 

Walthers takes the hard work out of modeling one of the most popular prototype diesels ever, with the EMD GP9 Phase 2 with Chopped Short Hood in HO Scale! Typical of railroad rebuilds from the 1960s on that are still going strong today, they're nicely detailed, and equipped with the proven power of a WalthersProto(R) drive. Perfect for railroads big or small the WalthersMainline EMD GP9 Phase 2 with Chopped Short Hood features:

  • One of the most widely used diesels ever - based on Phase 2 units rebuilt for improved forward visibility and in service from the 1960s to the present
  • Limited edition - one time run of these roadnumbers!
  • Scale width hood with correct contours
  • Dynamic brakes
  • Pilot plow
  • No footboards
  • Rolled-style handrails with no chain cut out
  • Ratchet-style handbrake
  • Same powerful drive as WalthersProto(R) locos featuring:
    • Five-pole skew-wound motor
    • 14 to 1 gear ratio
    • Helical-cut gears for quiet operation and easy multiple unit operation
    • All-wheel drive and electrical pickup
    • Machined brass flywheel
    • Heavy die-cast metal chassis
    • Constant & directional LED headlights
  • Available with ESU Sound for DCC & DC layouts
  • 21-pin DCC plug
  • Molded drill starter points - add grab irons to your model easily with the GP9 Phase 2 Diesel Detail Kit (#910-258 sold separately)

 

Advanced Reservation
Availability: Limited Run
Expected: 28-May-2019

 

 


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