LIonel 81261 New York Central Early Bird LionChief Remote Control 0-8-0 Steam Freight RTR Set
LIonel 81261 New York Central Early Bird LionChief Remote Control 0-8-0 Steam Freight RTR Set
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Haul your freight fast through the east on one of the most well-known railroad empires of all—the famous New York Central. Leading the way on this fast-flying steam set is the rugged 0-8-0 locomotive featuring upgraded valve and rod assembly and a backup light on the tender. This rugged set includes a NYC boxcar carrying the popular "Early Bird Fast Freight" logo, a colorful gondola equipped with covers, and illumination from the searchlight car. Ready to run, ready to roll, the Early Bird Flyer stops for no one!

Ready-to-Run Set Includes:

  • 0-8-0 Steam locomotive and tender
  • Boxcar
  • Gondola with coil covers
  • Searchlight car
  • Square window caboose
  • Eight curved O36 FasTrack® track sections, one 10" straight FasTrack® Plug-Expand-Play power lock-on section, one FasTrack® terminal section, and two 10" straight FasTrack® sections.
  • NEW! 54W wall pack power supply
  • LionChief™ remote for locomotive
Locomotive Features:
  • Electric locomotive controlled by remote
  • Operating headlight
  • Puffing smoke
  • On/Off switch for smoke and sound
  • RailSounds RC™ sound system with steam chuffing and background sounds, whistle, horn, bell, and user-activated announcements
  • Chuffing sounds in sync with puffing smoke
  • Die-cast locomotive body and frame
  • Powerful maintenance-free motor
  • Traction tires
  • Engineer and fireman figures
  • Die-cast trucks and operating coupler on rear of tender
Freight Car Features:
  • Die-cast metal sprung trucks except caboose
  • Die-cast metal trucks on caboose
  • Operating couplers
  • Opening doors on boxcar
  • Removable coil covers on gondola
  • Operating light with adjustable position on searchlight car
  • Interior illumination in caboose
LionChief™ Remote Features:
  • Forward and reverse speed control knob
  • Three buttons to activate whistle, bell, and special announcements
  • Requires three AAA alkaline batteries (not included)
Set Features:
  • Layout Dimensions: 40" x 60"
  • Rail Line: New York Central
  • Road Number: 7796
  • Gauge: O Gauge
  • Scale Type: Traditional
  • Power: Electric
  • Engine Type: Steam
  • Min Curve: O27
  • Dimensions: Set Length: 58"
  • Most Recent Catalog: 2016 Lionel Ready-to-Run Catalog
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