N GE P42 “Genesis”

Prototype Information:

 

The General Electic P42 locomotive is also known as the “Genesis” locomotive. The P42 is a modern 4200 horsepower passenger locomotive used across the United States and Canada. Amtrak’s P42 has replaced the EMD F40PH in revenue service and today they are used throughout the United States and often operated in a mixed consist of Phase IV and Phase V schemes.

Model Features:

  • All locomotives will be equipped with body mounted KATO magnetic knuckle couplers
  • Locomotives feature directional Golden White LED headlights and illuminated preprinted numberboards
  • Locomotives have a powerful five pole motor with all wheel electrical pickup and blackened wheels
  • Locomotives are DCC friendly
  • Drop in DCC compatible with the Train Control Systems K0D8-A and Digitrax DN163K0A

 

Technical Diagrams:

  • Exploded View Diagrams of the N Scale P42: Download PDF*
    • *Parts prices in Exploded View Diagram may not be current

Available Paint Schemes; click for higher resolution images

Amtrak Phase Vb/Late (Modern Scheme)

Operation Lifesaver

50th Anniversary "Midnight Blue"

50th Anniversary Phase I

50th Anniversary Phase VI

50th Anniversary "Dash 8" Phase III

Current Models

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Description

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Msrp

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Description

N GE P42, Amfleet, Viewliner Intercity Express Phase VI 4-Car "Starter Series" Set

106-6285-DCC: N GE P42, Amfleet, Viewliner Intercity Express Phase VI 4-Car "Starter Series" Set w/Pre-Installed DCC

106-6285-1: N GE P42, Amfleet, Viewliner Intercity Express Phase VI 4-Car "Starter Series" Set w/Pre-Installed Lighting

106-6285-S: N GE P42, Amfleet, Viewliner Intercity Express Phase VI 4-Car "Starter Series" Set w/Pre-Installed DCC + Sound

Includes:

1 x GE P42 'Genesis' Amtrak Phase Vb (Modern Paint Version) #150

1 x Amfleet II Coach Amtrak Phase VI #25035

1 x Amfleet II Coach Amtrak Phase VI #25101

1 x Viewliner Sleeper Amtrak Phase VI #62004

Road #

150

Msrp

$220 for Analog/DC. $320 for Digital DCC. $265 for Pre-lit Cars. $420 for DCC+Sound.

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Description

N GE P42 "Genesis" Amtrak "Midnight Blue" w/ 50th Anniversary Logo

176-6035-DCC: N GE P42 "Genesis" Amtrak "Midnight Blue" w/ 50th Anniversary Logo w/Pre-Installed DCC

176-6035-LS: N GE P42 "Genesis" Amtrak "Midnight Blue" w/ 50th Anniversary Logo w/Pre-Installed DCC + Sound

Road #

100

Msrp

$135 for Analog/DC. $235 for Digital DCC. $335 for DCC+Sound

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Description

N GE P42 "Genesis" Amtrak Phase I w/ 50th Anniversary Logo

176-6036-DCC: N GE P42 "Genesis" Amtrak Phase I w/ 50th Anniversary Logo w/Pre-Installed DCC

176-6036-LS: N GE P42 "Genesis" Amtrak Phase I w/ 50th Anniversary Logo w/Pre-Installed DCC + Sound

Road #

161

Msrp

$135 for Analog/DC. $235 for Digital DCC. $335 for DCC+Sound

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Description

N GE P42 "Genesis" Amtrak Phase VI w/ 50th Anniversary Logo

176-6037-DCC: N GE P42 "Genesis" Amtrak Phase VI w/ 50th Anniversary Logo w/Pre-Installed DCC

176-6037-LS: N GE P42 "Genesis" Amtrak Phase VI w/ 50th Anniversary Logo w/Pre-Installed DCC + Sound

Road #

108

Msrp

$135 for Analog/DC. $235 for Digital DCC. $335 for DCC+Sound

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Description

N GE P42 "Genesis" Amtrak "Dash 8" Phase III w/ 50th Anniversary Logo

176-6038-DCC: N GE P42 "Genesis" Amtrak "Dash 8" Phase III w/ 50th Anniversary Logo w/Pre-Installed DCC

176-6038-LS: N GE P42 "Genesis" Amtrak "Dash 8" Phase III w/ 50th Anniversary Logo w/Pre-Installed DCC + Sound

Road #

160

Msrp

$135 for Analog/DC. $235 for Digital DCC. $335 for DCC+Sound

Stock #

November 2022

Description

N GE P42 "Genesis" Amtrak "Operation Life Saver"

176-6039-DCC: N GE P42 "Genesis" Amtrak "Operation Life Saver" w/Pre-Installed DCC

176-6039-LS: N GE P42 "Genesis" Amtrak "Operation Life Saver" w/Pre-Installed DCC + Sound

Road #

203

Msrp

$140 for Analog/DC. $240 for Digital DCC. $340 for DCC+Sound

Prices are estimated and subject to change upon release

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Amtrak is a registered service marks of the National Railroad Passenger Corporation.