Kato USA Online Store

N EMD SD70M Norfolk Southern #2610


Introduced in 1992, EMD's SD70M was a 4000 horsepower locomotive that ran on EMD's new steerable truck design, known as the HTCR-II radial truck. This new truck allowed the locomotive to transfer its power to the rails more efficiently, which in turn enabled two SD70M locomotives to pull a train that would have taken three SD40-2s to pull. The NS was the second largest purchaser of the SD70M upon its introduction in 1992, buying nearly 70 locomotives to fill its rosters.

    Model Features:
  • Prototype details - Cab Headlight and Flared Radiator
  • Powerful five-pole KATO motor with dual brass flywheels
  • Floating-axle shock-absorber design to maximize tracking and performance
  • Directional Headlight and illuminated, preprinted numberboards
  • DCC Friendly mechanism ready for drop-in decoder installation

  • Sold Out
    • Model: 176-8608

    This product was added to our catalog on Friday 19 May, 2017.

    Your IP Address is:
    Copyright © 2019 Kato Online Store. Powered by Zen Cart