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6-38778

Lionel 6-38778 - LionChief+ - RS-3 Diesel Locomotive "Chicago & North Western" #1621

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  • Rail Line: Chicago & North Western
  • Road Number: 1621
  • Gauge: O Gauge 
  • Scale Type: Traditional
  • Brand: Lionel
  • Power: Electric
  • Engine Type: Diesel
  • Min Curve: O31
  • Dimensions: Length: 14 1/2"
  • Most Recent Catalog: 2016 Lionel Signature Edition
Locomotive Features
  • User selected operational modes: Conventional AC transformer control mode or LionChief™ wireless remote control with AC or DC power
  • On/off switches for sound| smoke and control mode
  • ElectroCouplers on front and rear (controlled by the LionChief remote only)
  • RailSounds RC sound system with diesel revving and background sounds| horn| bell| and user-activated announcements
  • Adjustable volume (controlled by remote only)
  • Operating directional headlights
  • Fan-driven smoke
  • Dual maintenance-free motors
  • Constant speed control to maintain a steady speed at a crawl or full speed and everything in between regardless of track conditions or load
  • Lighted cab interior with figures
  • Die-cast metal trucks| pilot| and fuel tank
  • Metal frame
  • Traction tires
Remote Features:
  • The "throttle" rotates to increase and decrease speed in both forward and reverse
  • The red light at the top of the remote is a speed indicator; steady when in neutral and blinking faster as it accelerates
  • Long range control| up to 60 feet
  • Buttons for whistle sound| bell| and special announcements
  • Multiple frequencies available| so multiple engines can run in the same layout at the same time
  • LionChief locomotives can run on any Legacy | TMCC| or conventional transformer layout with 18 volts of power supplied to the track
  • Requires three AAA alkaline batteries (not included)

    LionChief™ Plus, an exciting and innovative twist in classic Lionel locomotives

    Use the LionChief™ Remote for long distance control, great sounds, and operating multiple locomotives at the same time. Or flip switch and operate LionChief™ Plus locomotive from your current conventional transformer.

    RS-3 Diesel Locomotives

    Typically seen hauling freight trains in yards and on regional lines, as well as in local passenger service, this powerful 1600-HP Alco workhorse of the early 1950s was popular with railroads because of its versatility.


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