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Sunday, March 18, 2018 - 07:40 AM UTC
Embrace the Ides of March with ATLAS' new models announcement.
Atlas announces models that are new, those with new paint schemes, and new road numbers.

HO Scale

MASTER ALCO C420 LOCOMOTIVE

Features:
• Newly redesigned AAR type B truck sideframes with optional bearing covers
• Flat or “step” pilots used where appropriate
• Long hood with or without dynamic brake detail used where appropriate
• 3,100 gallon fuel tank
• Long Island Railroad units will feature correct air horn placement and include smoke deflectors for the long hood as well as Bowser Hi-AD trucks
Additional Features:
• Separately-applied scale detail parts include: windshield wipers, metal grab irons, coupler cut levers, multiple-unit hoses, train line hoses, fine scale handrails, drop steps, cab sun shades and more!
• See through step detail on sill
• Etched metal radiator walkway
• Painted crew members
• Factory-equipped with AccuMate® knuckle couplers
• Coupler pocket designed to accept AccuMate® Proto-couplers
• Five-pole skewed armature motor with dual flywheels for optimum performance at all speeds
• Directional lighting with golden-white LEDs
Atlas Master™ Series Silver Additional Features:
• NMRA 8-pin plug for DCC (Decoder-ready)
Sound Features for Gold Series:
DCC Operation
• Supports all DCC-programming modes
• Flexible mapping of function keys F0 to F28.
• A total of six DCC function outputs are available
• Follows all NMRA DCC standards and recommended practices.
Analog (DC) Operation
• The LokSound Select Dual-Mode decoder allows your Atlas Gold Series locomotive to be used on DC as well as on DCC layouts.
• Please note that the Atlas Quantum Engineer will NOT operate an Atlas Gold Series locomotive equipped with a LokSound Select decoder on an analog (DC) layout. However, the sound and lighting functions of the LokSound Select decoder in the Atlas Gold Series C424/425 locomotive can be controlled by an easy-to-use basic DCC system
• Also note that on a DC-powered layout, a DCC and sound equipped locomotive (such as the Atlas Gold Series C424/425) CANNOT be consisted with another locomotive that does not also have both DCC and sound. (This statement does NOT apply to DCC-equipped locomotives operating on a DCC layout.)
Sound Functionality
• Over 20 sound effects are available, including engine start-up and shutdown, prime mover sounds through all eight notches, bell, air horn, air compressor, dynamic brakes and more.
• There are 16 user-selectable horns, 2 user-selectable bells, and 2 user-selectable synchronized brake squeals.
• Manual and Automatic Notching modes with the ability to change modes ”on the fly” are provided for true realism.

TRINITY 17,600 GALLON CORN SYRUP TANK
Features:
• Three separate styles of manway / platform / ladder arrangements (used as appropriate per road name)
• Fine scale railings
• Separately applied brake rigging
• Separately applied manway “clamshell”-style cover (used when appropriate per road name)
• 100-Ton Roller Bearing Trucks
• Accurate painting and printing
• Full stand-alone brake system details
• Bottom outlet valve detail
• Stand-alone heater coil pipes
• Highly detailed body with prototypical jacket seams
• See-through top platform grating
• AccuMate® couplers

MASTER HEAVYWEIGHT COACH
Features:
• Full interior detailing
• Scale operating diaphragms
• Full, separately-applied underbody detail (brake piping, steam traps, brake rigging, etc.)
• Scale window glass
• Detailed trucks with free-rolling metal wheels
• Recommend 24” Radius Minimum
• AccuMate® couplers

TRAINMAN 70-TON 3-BAY OPEN HOPPER
Features:
• True scale dimensions with accurate details
• Weighted, detailed underframes
• Equipped with AccuMate® Knuckle Couplers
• Trucks equipped with free-rolling metal wheels
• Accurate painting and lettering
• Removable coal load

N Scale

MASTER ALCO C420 LOCOMOTIVE

Features:

Flat or "step" pilots used where appropriate
Long hood with or without dynamic brake used where appropriate
3,100 or 2,400 gallon fuel tank used when appropriate per road name
Separately-applied coupler cut levers
Painted safety rails
Dual flywheels
Directional lighting
Blackened metal wheels
Scale Speed™ motor
Factory installed AccuMate® magnetic couplers

DCC OPERATION FEATURES GOLD LOCOMOTIVES ONLY)

Supports all DCC-programming modes
DCC includes RailCom and RailComPlus, with 14, 28 or 128 speed steps and with
2-digit and 4-digit addressing.
Flexible mapping of function keys F0 to F28.
A total of 6 DCC function outputs are available, and all can be function mapped
(disable, brightness, light effects) individually
Follows all NMRA DCC standards and recommended practices.

ESU LOKSOUND FEATURES (GOLD LOCOMOTIVES ONLY):

Over 20 sound effects are available, including engine start-up and shutdown,
prime mover sounds through all eight notches, bell, air horn, air compressor,
dynamic brakes and more.
There are up to 16 user-selectable horns, 2 user-selectable bells, and 2 userselectable synchronized brake squeals.
Manual and Automatic Notching modes with the ability to change modes ”on the
fly” are provided for true realism.
Equipped with ESU’s Exclusive “Full Throttle” features for ultimate realism in
prototype running.

MASTER TRINITY 17,600 GALLON TANK CAR
Features:
• Three separate styles of manway / platform / ladder arrangements (used as appropriate per road name)
• Fine scale railings
• Separately applied brake rigging
• Separately applied manway “clamshell”-style cover (used when appropriate per road name)
• 100-Ton Roller Bearing Trucks
• Accurate painting and printing
• Full stand-alone brake system details
• Bottom outlet valve detail
• Stand-alone heater coil pipes
• Highly detailed body with prototypical jacket seams
• See-through top platform grating
• AccuMate® couplers

3500CF DRY-FLO HOPPER
Features:
• Ready-To-Run
• Injection-Molded Plastic
• Fine-Scale Detail
• Separate Brake Detail
• Chemically Etched Brake Platform
• Accurately Painted/Printed
• Prototypical Ride Height
• 70-Ton ASF Ride Control Trucks
• 33" Metal Wheels
• Body Mounted Scale Coupler

MASTER 53' SPINE CAR
Features:
• Ready-To-Run
• Die-Cast Metal & Plastic
• Fine-Scale Detail All Around
• Chemically Etched Walkways
• Accurately Painted/Printed
• Prototypical Ride Height
• Assembled Collapsed or Raised Hitches
• BLMA 70-Ton ASF Ride Control Trucks
• BLMA Scale Profile Metal Wheels
• Body-Mounted Micro-Trains Compatible Knuckle Coupler
• Perfect for the Atlas 40' 45' and 53' containers.

1973 FORD® F-100 PICKUP TRUCK
Features:
• Side view mirrors
• Headlight glazing
• Interior detail
• Under carriage detail
• Moveable tailgate hatch
• Two trucks per pack

O Scale

MASTER 17,600 TRINITY CORN SYRUP TANK CAR

Features:
• Separately applied detail such as: train line hoses, coupler cut levers, brake rigging, bottom outlet valve & valve handle, and metal grab irons
• 100 ton roller bearing trucks with rotating bearing caps
• Accurate painting and printing
• Highly detailed body with prototypical jacket seams
• See-through walkway and platforms
• Overall length: 10 1/4"
• Minimum diameter curve (3-rail): O-36
• Minimum radius curve (2-rail): 24"

40' & 45' CONTAINERS
Features:
• 40' based on corrugated design with logo panels
• All containers feature opening doors
• Accurate painting and lettering

TM AAR 70 TON 3 BAY OPEN HOPPER
Features:
• Separately-applied coal load, brake wheel and brakewheel platform
• Either flat end or arched end as appropriate for railroad
• Accurate painting and lettering
• Metal couplers and sprung die-cast trucks
• True scale dimensions with accurate details
• Weighted, detailed underframes
• 2-rail cars feature scale wheels and body mounted scale couplers
• 3-rail trucks pre-drilled for Atlas O Adjust-A-Couplers®

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