On January 11, 2018, Atlas announced new paint schemes and road numbers for its Atlas Master N SD60 Engine. Produced under Atlas' Master® Line Locomotives brand, this release will include both Atlas Master Silver (MSRP $139.95) and Atlas Master Gold (MSRP $249.95) versions with a pre-order date of February 14, 2018. We could not find an estimated delivery date.
Similar to other engine product announcements from from the Hillside, New Jersey-based company ,
this loco will be available with (Gold version) and without built-in (Silver version) DCC-Sound functionality.
The N SD60 loco will come undecorated, in 4 new road names: Canadian Pacific, EMDX, Union Pacific and CSX and three road numbers for each new road name.
Some product features include: slower speed motor for closer to scale speeds, AccuMate® magnetic knuckle couplers, golden-White LEDs and DCC Models are equipped with NCE Decoders. Some Gold version features include: support of all DCC-programming modes, DCC includes RailCom and RailComPlus, with 14, 28 or 128 speed steps and with 2-digit and 4-digit addressing, and over 20 sound effects are available, including engine start-up and shutdown, prime mover sounds through all eight notches, bell, air horn, air compressor, dynamic brakes and more.
Here is a link to the Atlas website.
Here is a link to previous Atlas SD60 Locomotives on TroveStar.