Built for Commuter and longer passenger service this is now the prime mover for Amtrak's Superliner service. Rated at 3000 hp, more then 350 were built from 1976 to 1988 for Amtrak and various commuter lines in the US and Canada.
F-40 PH locomotive features:
Finely cut body and details, operating headlight.
Die cast frame, steel wheels operating couplers and a three position electronic reverse unit with all AC hi-rail versions.
Efficient flywheel drive system.
Model is shipped completely assembled, tested and ready to run.
Interested in DCC? An excellent article has been written that covers the installation of DCC on this locomotive.