Catalogs: Bachmann Trains
|Bachmann Trains EMD GP40 - Alaska #3019 |
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- Die-cast chassis and drive wheels
- Can motor
- Highly detailed HO scale model
- Performs best on 18" radius curves or greater
- E-Z Mate Mark II couplers
From the Manufacturer
The EMD GP40 diesel locomotive was built by General Motors Electro-Motive Division between November 1965 and December 1971. Powered by an EMD 645E3 16-cylinder engine which generated 3000 horsepower the GP40 has proven itself as a standard freight engine on Railroads throughout North America.
An EMD GP40 is a 4-axle diesel locomotive, generating 3000 horsepower, built by General Motors Electro-Motive Division (EMD) from 1965 to 1971. They served on many railroads in North America. By 1972, the GP40 was discontinued and replaced by the GP40-2, which had an improved electrical system. Bachmann offers the GP40, in HO scale, painted for the Alaska Railroad.