IHC Premier M809 Illinois Central "Modern" American 4-4-0 Locomotive HO Scale
IHC Premier M809 Illinois Central "Modern" American 4-4-0 Locomotive
A natural evolution of the original 4-4-0 American "General" style locomotive, this 4-4-0 "Modern" American locomotive itself evolved into the hard working 2-6-0 Mogul and the magnificent and fast 4-4-2 Atlantic. In terms of total number of years in service, the long and distinguished career of the American 4-4-0 class of steam locomotive was surpassed by no other single locomotive type. This MRRHQ Collectible HO Scale IHC Premier M809 Illinois Central "Modern" American 4-4-0 Locomotive represents a locomotive that could have seen service from 1870-1920 with many still in use as late as 1950. Well suited as a fast passenger locomotive the "Modern" 4-4-0 American would have been seen at the head of many Railroad's crack Limiteds.
New C-9 Mint Condition with Mint Original Box.
MRRHQ Locomotive Works serviced, tested and certified.
Test Track run time only.
Sealed and stored in an air-tight custom fitted heavy zip lock bag.
One-piece boilers, engine covers, cabs and tenders of pressure-cast high impact plastic.
Steel main and side rods, guides, hand rails, fittings and coupler lift bars.
Real brass bell.
Many additional fine details.
Powerful state-of-the-art can motor w/flywheel.
Scale 63" Drivers.
Easy rolling steel needle point truck axles.
Upgraded w/MRRHQ Custom LED Backup Light.
Upgraded with rear Kadee all-metal Knuckle Coupler.
Optional Upgrades Available:
SOUNDTRAXX MC2h104P9 Standard DCC Decoder w/810160 Keep Alive Installed.