This is a handsome, highly detailed Kato N scale Baltimore and Ohio E8 / E9 in the classic B&O Passenger scheme. Microscale decals have been added to the number boards and below the cab window in accordance with the prototype. The engine is equipped with Micro-Trains couplers.It has seen limited operation on my layout so I cannot call it brand new. It is in excellent cosmetic and operational condition. The original plastic case is included. It has been bench tested and runs great. It is not decoder ready. The road number for this unit is 1439.