The electric GG-1 was introduced in the 1930s by the Pennsylvania Railroad, which needed a locomotive that could carry more rolling stock at greater speeds. Its dynamic streamlined design captured the publicâ€™s imagination and made it the star of countless movies and advertisements. This DCC sound-equipped model includes our Sound Value SoundTraxxÂ® sound package with prototypical motors with blowers, pantograph extension and retraction, air compressors, short and long horns, and bellâ€“all in 16-bit polyphonic sound.
â€¢ all new tooling
â€¢ die-cast frame
â€¢ 12-wheel drive
â€¢ twin operating metal pantographs that can be powered by overhead wire if desired
â€¢ soft white LED directional headlights with dimming function
â€¢ E-Z MateÂ® Mark II couplers.
Performs best on 22" radius curves or greater