This Kato EMD SD70M is based on units in service from coast to coast since the 1990s. This standard DC locomotive features a five-pole motor with dual flywheels, directional LED headlights, highly detailed body, great decoration and Kato knuckle couplers. It comes equipped with a factory-installed TCS DCC decoder for operation on DCC layouts and cannot be operated in the same consist with non-DCC diesels. This version of the SD70M features flared rear radiators used on later production units. It will be at home on the head end of your railroad's 1990s and later freight consists.