Broadway Limited BLI 7294 GE ES44AC CSX 1ST #911 Paragon 4 DCC & Sound N Scale. Broadway Limited Imports is excited to release a new modern diesel locomotive model - the GE ES44AC. Between 2002 and 2019, General Electric built over 3,700 of these six-axle, 4400 HP locomotives. Today, they can be found on every Class I railroad in North America.
In 2022, we are offering models of the ES44AC's in several new paint schemes that we have never built before, including the CSX Pride in Service units. We are also offering several of the NS Heritage models for a second time, as well as several fantasy paint schemes, adapting older railroad liveries to the new ES44AC diesel body.Our models will all have our new Paragon4 DC/DCC Sound and Control system, including Rolling Thunder and extra built-in capacity for better electrical pick-up. Our Paragon4 N scale diesel models have five independent light outputs, and the ES44AC models will have the following independently controllable lights in each model. Paragon4 Sound & Control System featuring ROLLING THUNDER.
Integral Dual-Mode Decoder with Back EMF for Superb Slow Speed Operation in DC and DCC. Precision Drive Mechanism Engineered for Heavy Towing and Smooth Slow Speed Operation.
ABS Body with Die Cast Chassis for Maximum Tractive Effort. Prototypically Accurate Paint Schemes and Road Numbers. Many Separately Applied Details such as Handrails, Grab Irons, Horns, Bell, and Cab Roof Antenna.Prototypically Accurate Sounds for the GE ES44AC Diesel Locomotive. Will Operate on Code 55, Code 70, and Code 80 Rail. Minimum Operating Radius: 9 inches. Broadway Limited Imports is proud to introduce Paragon4: The new benchmark for premium HO sound-equipped locomotives. These DC and DCC-Sound equipped locomotives feature the ALL-NEW Paragon4 sound and control system. Each Paragon4 locomotive comes with BLI's own integral DCC Decoder factory installed. Paragon4 locomotives offer Dual Mode DC and DCC operation with superb back EMF motor control, improved DC motor control, built-in capacitor pack for more reliable electrical pick-up, industry best on-board sound with Rolling Thunder functionality, Pro Lighting Mode for prototypical light control, Switcher model for precise low speed control, recordable DCC operation for automated playback, and the same excellent detail level as Broadway Limited's Paragon3 Series models. Paragon4 Sound & Control System. Operates in DC & DCC with improved DC speed control (use DCMaster for DC Sound). Built-In extra capacitance to navigate imperfect track.
Pro Lighting Mode offers individual control of all lights on model. Switcher Mode for precise low speed control. Record & Play Operation - Records and plays back sounds and movements once or repeatedly for automatic operation. Quillable Horn for various 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.
Multiple realistic passenger and crew sounds play on command. Automatic Forward / Reverse Signal.Prime Mover sound intensity varies with load. Individually adjustable sound volumes for each effect. EZ Reset Button for quick return to factory default settings.