WalthersProto
EMD GP7 - Standard DC -- Belt Railway of Chicago 474 (gray, black, yellow)

WalthersProto
EMD GP7 - Standard DC -- Belt Railway of Chicago 474 (gray, black, yellow)

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Availability: Limited Run
Expected: 28-Jun-2020
$199.98
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HO
Scale
  • Belt Railway of Chicago
  • Walthers Part # 920-49400
    p. 41 2020 HO Scale Reference Book

Product Information

One of EMD's most succesful diesels, the GP7 was plain but tough and some are still going strong after nearly 60 years of service! A great addition to your HO Scale roster, these WalthersProto models are packed with features that include:
  • Limited-edition - one time run of these roadnumbers
  • Based on units in service from 1950 to the present
  • Improved hood contours
  • Road-specific details
  • Wire grab irons and lift rings
  • Available with ESU LokSound Select sound for DCC and DC layouts
  • 21-pin DCC plug
  • Warm white LED constant and directional headlights
  • 14:1 helical gears for ultra-quiet and smooth running
  • 5-pole, skew-wound, high-torque, high-efficiency can motor
  • Easy multiple-unit operation
  • Superb paint and lettering
  • Heavy die-cast metal underframe
  • Proto MAX(TM) metal knuckle couplers

 
Based on units in service from the 1950s to 1970s, the model features:
  • Brass Nathan M3 air horn
  • Brass Firecracker radio antenna
  • Belt Railway-type bell and bracket
  • Early Pyle dual sealed beam-headlights
  • All-weather window and straight rear grab iron on engineer's side
  • Canvas-style sunshade on fireman's side
  • Short-hood forward operation
  • Plain bearing journals
  • Bolted handrails