What’s in the Box: N Bachmann SC-44

N-scale Bachmann Siemens SC-44 Diesel Locomotive

Equipped with Train Control Systems’ WOWSound, Bachmann’s SC-44 diesel locomotive model is a new addition to the company’s catalog of N-scale model railroading releases. There four offerings in the initial production: Amtrak Cascades 1403 (shown), Amtrak Midwest 4623 (shown), Amtrak Midwest 4632, and Amtrak Pacific Surfliner 2116. The plastic model shell includes variations to the tooling (the Pacific Surfliner release includes the upturned section on the rear roofline).

This fully assembled N-scale locomotive includes Digital Command Control decoder (dual-mode compatible for DC or DCC operation) and a full-feature WOWSound set with Keep-Alive device, voice-guided Audio Assist, directional LED lighting (including functioning interior corridor lights and roof-mounted strobe lights) and more. The model includes a die-cast metal frame with plastic body shell and truck sideframes. This Bachmann SC-44 Charger diesel locomotive carries a $459.00 suggested retail price. Photos by Justin Sobeck

Bachmann Trains N-scale Siemens SC-44 Charger