ScaleTrains Rivet Counter (HO) EMD SD40-3, CSX/YN3 Boxcar Logo - DCC/Sound
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ScaleTrains Rivet Counter (HO) EMD SD40-3, CSX/YN3 Boxcar Logo - DCC/Sound

The Rivet Counter series SD40-2 is the definitive HO Scale model of EMD’s best-selling diesel locomotive. Our model combines smooth operating performance with unparalleled railroad, road number, and era specific details. Even though the first SD40-2s were first built nearly half a century ago, several continue in service today.

DCC & Sound Equipped (ESU-LokSound 5 decoder with “Full Throttle”)

Retail: $319.99 USD

Item Number Road Number Stock Status
SXT32803 #4040 Sold Out
SXT32805 #4043
SXT32807 #4044
SXT32809 #4048

$275.99 $319.99 -13.75%
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In the event of a warranty issue, we will assist with your claim to respective manufacturer.

 

We ship world wide with Canada Post. Cost will be provided at checkout. Free pick-up in store.

 

Store Policy: All sales are final. We do not take any item in return or exchange for any reason.

Road Number Specific ScaleTrains

  • Era: 2013 to present
  • Series 4040-4049, rebuilt into SD40-3s in 2013
  • Road number 4040
    • Unique data label and data label placement
    • "Post 1980" extended-range dynamic brakes with exhaust silencer
  • Road number 4043
    • Unique data label and data label placement
    • "Post 1980" extended-range dynamic brakes with exhaust silencer
  • Road number 4044
    • Unique data label and data label placement
    • Extended-range dynamic brakes without batten strip
  • Road number 4048
    • Unique data label and data label placement
    • Extended-range dynamic brakes without batten strip
  • Operating Front and rear deck mounted alternating LED ditch lights*
  • NRE-built replacement low short hood, cab, and sub-base
  • High front headlight
  • CSX/NS-style late pilot plow without MU hose doors
  • CSX designed anticlimbers
  • Sill mounted tow chain
  • Late “fixed” rear drop step
  • "Tall" stepwells with see-through steps
  • Rectangle walkway lights (non-operating)
  • Tall mirror mounted fore of cab side window on both sides of cab
  • Standard EMD sunshades and long sunshade tracks
  • Nathan AirChime K3LA Horn relocated to the long hood roof
  • Large Sinclair Excalibur “ice skate” antenna (communications), Small thin dome antenna and STI-CO PTC Dual Track Antenna System
  • Late welded ECAFB
  • Late inertial air intake grilles with top and bottom drip rail
  • Corrugated radiator intake grilles
  • See-through standard 48” radiator fan housings with fan blades visible inside
  • Angled radiator fan grab iron
  • Straight uncoupling levers with loop handles front and rear and two inner and two outer brackets
  • Handrail set with anticlimber front and outward facing rear end rail mounting brackets and chain
  • 3-hose MU hose clusters with silver gladhands
  • Pilot face mounted MU receptacle
  • Spare knuckle holders on rear pilot face
  • Dummy MU receptacle pilot face dummy MU receptacle
  • Notched pilot faces with high angled lifting slots
  • Short jacking pads (late)
  • Forward engineer’s side sidesill notch
  • Sill-mount EFCO
  • Frame-mounted electronic bell
  • Prime air filter (can style)
  • Graham-White 994-500 air dryer
  • 4,000-gallon fuel tank with fuel fillers, vertical gauge, blanked round gauge in tank sides, electronic gauge and vertical breather pipe
  • Detailed HT-C trucks with rotating Timken bearing caps, late center axle snubbers, sanding lines and brackets, and D-77 traction motor and air duct details

Rivet Counter SD40-2 Locomotives Also Feature

  • Fully assembled
  • Multiple road numbers
  • Printed and LED lighted number boards
  • Dimensionally accurate truck centers
  • Scale sectioned treadplate detail on the walkways
  • Underbody frame rail with separate plumbing and traction motor cables
  • Accurate hood door and long hood detail
  • Accurately profiled dynamic brake housings
  • See-through dynamic brake intakes with resistor grid detail
  • Detailed cab interior with separate floor, rear wall, seats, and standard AAR control stand
  • Sliding cab windows
  • Factory-applied wire grab irons, wire lift rings, windshield wipers, snowplows, horns, coupler cut levers, trainline hoses with silver gladhands, sand hatch covers, and much more
  • Semi-scale coupler buffer equipped with ScaleTrains.com durable metal semi-scale E Type knuckle couplers
  • Directional LED headlights
  • All-wheel drive
  • All-wheel electrical pick-up
  • Motor with 5-pole skew wound armature
  • Dual flywheels
  • Printing and lettering legible even under magnification
  • Color matched to Tru-Color Paint colors whenever possible
  • Operates on Code 70, 83 and 100 rail
  • Packaging safely stores model
  • Minimum radius: 18”
  • Recommended radius: 22”

DCC & sound equipped locomotives also feature:

  • ESU LokSound 5 DCC & Sound decoder with “Full Throttle” feature
  • Dual cube-type speakers
  • EMD 16 Cylinder 645E3 prime mover
  • ESU designed “PowerPack” with two super capacitors***
  • Operates on both DC and DCC layouts

DC/DCC & sound ready locomotives also feature:

  • Operable using a DC power pack
  • DCC-ready with 21-pin connector

* These features only function with an ESU DCC decoder installed while operating in DCC

** During DC operation, class lights illuminate in white. Access to other colors and the ability to change colors requires an ESU DCC decoder while operating in DCC

***“PowerPack” feature only compatible with ESU decoders while operating on a DCC layout

SXT32805, SXT32807, SXT32809
39 cm
18 cm
8 cm
1.10 kg
3 Items