Roundhouse 522 D&RGW 4-4-0 "Modern" American Locomotive Kit HO Scale
Roundhouse 522 D&RGW 4-4-0 "Modern" American Locomotive Kit
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 classes of steam locomotives were surpassed by no other locomotive type. This MRRHQ Collectible HO Scale Roundhouse 522 American 4-4-0 Locomotive Kit 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.
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.
Many additional fine details.
Powerful state-of-the-art motor w/flywheel.
Scale 63" Drivers.
Easy rolling steel needle point truck axles.
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HO Scale 1:87
Dimensions: Locomotive 5 1/4 x 1 3/8 x 1 7/8" Tender 3 7/8 x 1 3/8 x 1 1/4"