An EMD F7, built from the Maxitrak kit and, unusually,
including a B car in full size a booster unit, in the model it
provides space for another battery. The prototypical locomtives were built in
the 1950s with many still working into the 70s several survive in
I took this one out to the club earlier in the week and
enjoyed it rather more than expected yes, its a huge great thing when
youre sat behind it, but moving it about with the batteries removed means no
individual part is heavier than a small tank engine. Once coupled together on
the track, it makes an imposing sight theres
a short clip of it running about here.
Quick and powerful, it would make a useful addition at club public running
Quick and powerful, it would make a useful addition at club public running days.
Length 52 + 52 inches