NEW for 2020
LGB 20578 Digital Denver and Rio Grande Western F7 A Diesel Locomotive, Road number 5564 Era III with Lights and Sound
The running sounds will also work in analog operation.
This is a model of an EMD F7 A unit diesel locomotive painted and
lettered for the Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad. The paint and
lettering are prototypical for Era III. The locomotive has traction
tires and both trucks are driven by powerful ball bearing Bühler motors.
It has an mfx/DCC decoder for controlling a variety of light and sound
functions digitally. The locomotive
has many separately applied details, including cab doors that can be
Length over the coupler 61 cm / 24".le.
***Please note, LGB's newer version of the F7 A unit (2020 and newer) will not run with previous versions of the F7 B unit. The 2 pin connection on the A unit has been changed to prevent connecting the 2 together with the older style "2 pin plug". Running the new A units with previous versions of the B units can harm the circuitry on the F7 A Units.