Broadway Limited

2005 - GE AC6000 BHP 6074

  • Sale
  • $347.50


Meet the winner of the horsepower race: the GE AC6000.  Measuring about 76 feet from coupler to coupler, the AC6000's have about 6000 HP under the hood.  That's more than the UP Big Boys were able to produce.  Adding to that incredible amount of power, these monsters are often run in pairs.   On today's railroads, in the US and Australia, they are the king of the hill. 

Broadway Limited Imports has produced the finest HO scale model of this locomotive on the market today.  Along with its excellent level of detail, the model features Broadway Limited's new state-of-the-art sound and control system - Paragon2.  The model is ready to run in DC or DCC out-of-the-box.  The sounds are authentic GE AC6000 sounds, and the slow speed performance is unrivaled in the industry.  Many features of this incredible model are listed below.  

 

Industry-Leading Features:

  • All new Paragon2 sound and control system
  • Integral DC/DCC dual mode decoder for ease of operation
  • Industry best slow-speed operation in DC and DCC
  • Prototypical light operation with headlight, rear light, and operating ditch lights
  • Authentic GE AC6000 sounds! Controllable in DC and DCC.
  • All-wheel drive and all-wheel electrical pick-up
  • Operating knuckle couplers
  • Factory installed engineer and fireman figures
  • Near brass-caliber detail at a plastic price

 

 Product Information:

  • ABS plastic body with heavy die cast chassis for maximum tractive effort
  • Single unit pulls equivalent of 60 freight cars on level surface
  • 5-pole can motor with skew wound armature
  • Locomotive Length (coupler to coupler):  10 inches
  • Locomotive Weight: 1 lb 10 oz
  • Separately Applied Handrails, Ladders, Whistle, and Brass Bell
  • Will Operate on Code 70, 83, and 100 rail
  • Recommended Minimum Radius: 18 inches

Broadway Limited Imports is proud to introduce Paragon2: The new benchmark for premium HO sound-equipped locomotives. These DC and DCC-Sound equipped locomotives feature the ALL-NEW Paragon2 sound and control system. Each Paragon2 locomotive comes with BLI's own integral DCC Decoder factory installed.  Paragon2 locomotives offer Dual Mode DC and DCC operation with superb back EMF motor control in DC and DCC, recordable DCC operation for automated playback, the same detail level as the original Paragon Series, and the familiar sturdy maroon box!

 

Industry-Leading SOUND Features:

  • Operates in DC & DCC (use DCMaster for DC Sound)
  • Record & Play Operation - Records and plays back sounds and movements once or repeatedly for automatic operation
  • 16-bit Sample Rate for exceptional high frequency sound clarity
  • Playback Whistle for multiple whistle lengths and patterns
  • Choice of 3 selectable Horns
  • Alternate Whistle / Horn where applicable for locomotive with air horn and steam whistle - both the main whistle and alternate can be easily played
  • Adjustable bell ringing interval for faster or slower bell
  • Numerous user-mappable functions with available keys
  • Johnson Bar Sound at Direction Change
  • Passenger Station Ambient Sounds - Controlled with Function Key
  • Freight Yard Ambient Sounds - Controlled with Function Key
  • Lumber Yard Ambient Sounds - Controlled with Function Key
  • Farm Ambient Sounds - Controlled with Function Key
  • Crew Radio Communications - Controlled with Function Key
  • Maintenance Yard Ambient Sounds - Controlled with Function Key
  • Demo Mode for display and demonstrations
  • Grade Crossing Automatic Signal
  • Simple Programming with Integral DCC Decoder
  • Automatic Forward / Reverse Signal - When activated, stopping triggers and stop whistle toot.  When moving forward from a stopped position, toots twice. When moving in reverse. toots three times.
  • Chuff sound intensity varies with load
  • Individually adjustable sound volumes for each effect
  • EZ Reset Button for quick return to factory default settings