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Amtrak Rohr Turboliner from Rapido Trains

By | June 17, 2022

N scale model will be offered in three paint schemes

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Amtrak scheme

Amtrak Rohr Turboliner

Amtrak scheme
Amtrak Rohr Turboliner from Rapido Trains.

Scale: N (1:160)

Price: Five-car set (direct-current model, $449.95; with dual-mode ESU sound decoder, $679.95). Single car, $64.95

Era: 1976 to 2004 (varies depending on paint scheme)

Manufacturer: Rapido Trains Inc., 500 Alden Road, Unit 21, Markham, Ontario L3R 5H5 Canada, 905-474-3314, rapidotrains.com

Amtrak Rohr Turboliner features:

  • All-wheel electrical pickup (including coaches)
  • Both power cars have drive systems
  • Digital Command Control models have ESU sound decoder in each power car
  • Illuminated interior
  • Individual add-on cars sold separately
  • Interior details
  • Separate, factory-installed grab irons
  • Tinted window glazing
  • Trucks with third-rail shoes
  • Working headlights, marker lights, and cab-mounted strobe lights
  • Release date to be announced

Road names: Amtrak (Phase 3 [early and late] and phase 5 [models in phase 5 scheme have an RTL-I body style])

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