my-cart-icon svg-my-account svg-arrow-next svg-arrow-prev

Piko 38504 Union Pacific 25 Ton Diesel Locomotive G Scale

No reviews yet Write a Review
$284.99
SKU:
38504
Shipping:
Calculated at Checkout

Piko 38504 Union Pacific 25 Ton Diesel Locomotive G Scale.
Features
Detailed GE 25-Ton diesel electric locomotive with lights
Completely powered by 6 'AAA' batteries (Batteries not included)
Powerful 5-pole precision can-type ball-bearing motor
Numerous molded-on details including lights, springs, bolts and more
Factory-applied handrails, coupler lift-bar, and steps
Operating white directional lighting
Realistic cab interior with space for engineer figure
Heavy duty, durable hard chrome ball-bearing wheels
Hook and loop type couplers
(Ready for easy installation of Kadee® 831 or 909 knuckle couplers)
Crisp and clean lettering and logo designs
Created with incredibly tough weather-resistant materials
Up to 80' R/C range (30 meters)
Pocket remote includes a CR2025 battery
Motor is completely isolated from track power
Minimum recommended radius: 600mm / 23.6”
Made in Germany
The popular GE 25-Ton Diesel is now available as a completely battery-powered model with a pocket remote included. 8 selectable R/C channels allow running multiple locos independently, or controlling multiple locos together in one train consist - double-heading, triple-heading, or more! The remote gives simple and precise control of speed, direction and emergency stop.

Batteries are not included. Six standard size 'AAA' batteries (high-capacity rechargeables are recommended) allow for up to 2 hours running time. The quick-change battery clip is located inside the engine hood and the front panel snaps off for easy access.

THE PROTOTYPE:

The GE 25-Ton diesel locomotives are small, two-axle industrial diesel switching locomotives. They were procured by many railroads and shortlines in North America, starting before the Second World War, as American railroads began converting from steam to diesel power. General Electric started in 1938 with the construction of small diesel-electric locomotives.From this point on, these compact locomotives were used on both standard and narrow-gauge lines for local switching service and operation in industrial plants. All GE-built 25-Ton locomotives had a Cummins 150 hp diesel engine turning a generator, which powered a traction motor on a single axle. The other axle was connected via chain-drive. The locos were known for their excellent pulling power compared to their size and were popular with operating crews. The locomotives had a maximum speed of about 20 mph. Production lasted for decades with relatively little change, finally ending in 1974.

They were the best-selling small diesel locomotives in America, and many were exported to other markets. Over time, GE made various production modifications, and numerous further changes were made by railroad shops crews.Many are still in use today.

Battery-Power, R/C 25-Ton Diesel Instructions

35041 Instructions Manual (Remote specific instructions)

This product hasn't received any reviews yet. Be the first to review this product!
Write a Review
Returns Policy

You may return most new, unopened items within 30 days of delivery for a full refund. We'll also pay the return shipping costs if the return is a result of our error (you received an incorrect or defective item, etc.).

You should expect to receive your refund within four weeks of giving your package to the return shipper, however, in many cases you will receive a refund more quickly. This time period includes the transit time for us to receive your return from the shipper (5 to 10 business days), the time it takes us to process your return once we receive it (3 to 5 business days), and the time it takes your bank to process our refund request (5 to 10 business days).

If you need to return an item, simply login to your account, view the order using the "Complete Orders" link under the My Account menu and click the Return Item(s) button. We'll notify you via e-mail of your refund once we've received and processed the returned item.

Shipping

We can ship to virtually any address in the world. Note that there are restrictions on some products, and some products cannot be shipped to international destinations.

When you place an order, we will estimate shipping and delivery dates for you based on the availability of your items and the shipping options you choose. Depending on the shipping provider you choose, shipping date estimates may appear on the shipping quotes page.

Please also note that the shipping rates for many items we sell are weight-based. The weight of any such item can be found on its detail page. To reflect the policies of the shipping companies we use, all weights will be rounded up to the next full pound.

Related Products

Customers Also Viewed