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Due out this month is the first locomotive from Broadway Limited Imports' Museum Series of HO brass locomotives. Great Northern's mighty S2 used some of the tallest drivers ever found on a 4-8-4. Each model is factory equipped with the Quantum Sound™ system for sound and operation in both DC and DCC!

Developed exclusively for BLI the sound system offers the following sounds/effects:

* Synchronized Chuff
* Whistle
* Bell
* Squealing brakes
* Doppler effect
* Air let off (in neutral)
* Air pumps (in neutral)
* Water sounds (in neutral - blow down, pop off & injector)
* Blower hiss
* Headlight (dim head light in neutral)
* Slave (mutes whistle and bell for double heading)

Price: $1699.99
VERY LIMITED QUANTITIES IN STOCK
 

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"Great Northern's S2 used some of the tallest drivers ever found on a 4-8-4"

Dennis, was the same rule applied to the firemen? Did the locos have higher cab roofs than average? Was this to ensure better visibility?

Enquiring minds need to know!


Happy New Year everyone.

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Oh very good! What a wonderful mental picture that creates.....

A bit like the SNCF railcars with the raised driving blister or those German diesel shunters with the glasshouse on top of the cab.


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