This Amtrak Starter set includes a Santa Fe F7A locomotive and three passenger cars from the Santa Fe "Super Chief" train set (4-4-2 Sleeper Regal Court, Diner #601, Observation Vista Valley), along with a complete 3'x4' Oval of Kato UNITRACK with re-railing track, a Kato Power pack, and a starter guide. Everything you need to begin building an N gauge train layout at home!
Kato makes the best locomotives in the business in my opinion. You will be delighted with this starter set containing everything you need to begin this wonderful hobby. The Kato Unitrack is easy to assemble, and, more importantly, disassemble without damaging the rail joiners. Assembly is simple and fast. The passenger cars are 85 scale feet so the Unitrack curves are a 24 inch diameter. The observation car has 3 lights on the rear. The F7A has lighted road numbers as well as 2 head lights. You can expand your railroad by adding additional Unitrack products. NOTE: If you want this set for the rolling stock and controller for your already existing layout, you should know that the Kato controller does not have an AC output for accessories. You may, however, attach remote switch motor controls for Unitrack turnouts to it. Also, it has no off switch. You may cut power to the track in the Brake position, but the power light remains on. You must disconnect the power cord to cut power to the unit.
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