Museum Quality HO Scale Union Pacific GE 8500 Horsepower "Big Blow" Turbine #18

These are the hallmarks of the Union Pacific Railroad’s unique GTEL 8500 Horsepower Turbine locomotives. Often called “Big Blows” because of their deafening noise, they roamed the less populated landscape between Council Bluffs, IA and Ogden, UT. 30 three unit sets were built between 1958 and 1961 and all were retired by the early 1970s.

Run: 5
Announced: Jun 2, 2022
Arrived: Apr 3, 2023
DCC & Sound Equipped Retail: $1,049.99 DC/DCC Ready Retail: $809.99

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Item Number Road Number Control & Sound Options Our Price Availability Quantity
SXT70001 18 DCC & Sound Equipped
Limited Fewer than 24 in stock
SXT70054 18 DC/DCC Ready
Limited Fewer than 24 in stock