Kato #376482 HO Scale EMD SD38-2 Locomotive In Stock. Worldwide shipping within 1-2 business days of cleared payment.
HO scale SD38-2 diesel locomotive by Kato. Factory assembled and ready to run (some detail assembly required). Accurate to the road name/engine number with regards to the fuel tank size, truck brake cylinders and dynamic/non-dynamic brake hatch. DCC ready for your decoder.
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Elgin Joliet & Eastern - EJ&E #660
The EMD SD38-2 was produced from November 1972 through June 1979. Capable of generating 2000 horsepower, the SD38-2 was essentially the same locomotive as the 4-axle GP38-2 while being built on the 6-axle SD40-2 frame. Although officially considered a medium road-switcher, the SD38-2 is frequently identified with its heavy duty in the steel industry. The Elgin Joliet &
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