Museum Quality HO Scale Union Pacific GTEL 8500 Horsepower "Big Blow" Turbine #5

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
Estimated Time of Arrival: Feb 28, 2023
DC/DCC Ready Retail: $809.99 DCC & Sound Equipped Retail: $1,049.99

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Item Number Road Number Control & Sound Options Our Price Availability ETA Date Quantity
SXT70085 5 DCC & Sound Equipped
Preorder 02/28/2023
SXT70086 5 DC/DCC Ready
Preorder 02/28/2023