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EMD F7
Item No: L5EMF7A
In category  Locomotives / 5in Gauge / RTR

EMD F7 + Click image to enlarge

From AU$6,775
Unpainted Kit

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EMD F7
EMD F7
   

A total of 2,366 cab-equipped lead A-units and 1,483 cabless booster or B-units were built by EMD from 1949, and was part of a long series of F type diesels. These engines were economical to operate and maintain and were extensively used for freight and passenger services.

The model accurately represents the full size locomotive, with a wealth of detail on bogies, chassis and body. This includes springs, glazed windows/windscreens, headlamp, handrails, number boards, exhaust and cooling vents.

Both the A and B(cabless) units are available, with four motors each. and either independant or shared control systems. Ask us for more info on a B unit.

EXTRA FEATURES IN THE MTS VERSION

The Maxitrak engines supplied by Mini Train Systems are fitted with a number of extra features to improve driver convenience and comply with Australian standards (AS3533). MTS engines are tested and warranted for 12 months against defects in materials or labour. These engines feature:

  • Key operated disable switch
  • Power connector for driving car mounted battery
  • 'Break away' disable feature
  • Improved Hand Held tether control.
  • MTS MU (Multiple Unit) Control System. This enables two or more engines to be coupled together and driven by the one driver. Power and control jumper cables link the locos together. Compatible with all MTS MU engines.

Colours

The F7 engines are available in a wide variety of liveries, including:
  • Wabash
  • Alaska Railroad
  • Santa-Fe
  • Ask us if you have a special request!

Package Deals and options

This locomotive is available either ready to run, or in kit form. Package deals including the F7-B unit, riding cars and track are also available.

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  • Wabash
  • Alaska Railroad
  • Santa-Fe
  • Ask us if you have a special request!
  • Package Deals and options

    This locomotive is available either ready to run, or in kit form. Package deals including the F7-B unit, riding cars and track are also available.

    Contact us to find out more today!

     
     
    Measurements and Specifications
         
    Gauge    5"
    1-1/16" : 1ft
    Length    1346mm
    Width    241mm
    Height    381mm
    Wheel diameter    88mm
    Performance and Control
         
    Powered?    Yes
    Motors    8 x 60w
    Control    Electronic with hand controller
    Multi-unit ready?    Standard
    Maximum load    9 adults
    Top speed    10km/h
    Equipment and Fittings
         
    Bearings    Bronze
    Drive    Gear
    Suspension    Spring (Independent axles)
    Brake(s)    1 (Electromagnetic)
    Wheel type    steel disc
    Wheel configuration    Bo-Bo
    Enthusiasts' Notes on "Real World Equivalent" of this item
         
    Date manufactured    1949
    Regions in service    USA
    Pricing and Availability
          (Unpainted Kit)
    Prices from   $6,775 AUD.
    Available    Now
    Lead time    16 weeks
    Warranty    12 months