Your Ticket to Ride... ...has
pulled into the station.
first class accommodations
at economy class prices.
tower, electronics and
motor delivered completely wired.
"Shifter" shell comes to you unpainted and not assembled.
Control box for speed, braking, forward and
COULD BE RIDING THE "SHIFTER" TO START YOUR ADVENTURE ON THE
LIVE STEAMERS RAILROAD !!
This 1.5 Scale 7½" Gauge Model (Shifter)
Diesel Locomotive Simulated is truly built for the long haul.
It’ll easily and smoothly pull you and 10 people around a
long track – including 30 yards of 3% grade - for a full 8 hours
and still have power to spare. Ring the traditional bell
or sound the Diesel horn and pull out of the station as the
Chief Engineer on your own RR Line on the Locomotive of your choice.
You can pull a train !
Pull other cars, and you can control
the engine from the passenger car.
You can sit
on it, and ride it !
As shown in the pictures above, you
need no passenger car,
Available as a kit or
The "Shifter" standard model comes to
you as a "kit". It contains all the parts you need to assemble
the unit, ready to ride!
Variable Speed Controller
All electronics of the variable speed
control are complete, including the control box.
The control box contains the reverse
switch and speed control. and also contains the dynamic braking
. Moving the lever from 25% to zero of the rotation of the
lever is the dynamic braking device. Such action will slow the
"Shifter" down and charge the battery simultaneously. At 25% to
100%, the lever controls the speed.
One powerful electric motor
The motor on the "Shifter" is powerful
enough to haul people on a train, on most reasonable
Operational couplers on each end
The "Shifter" couplers assist in the
shifting around of cars in the yard
Electric powered by two deep cycle
The "Shifter" has been designed to run
on two, 12 volt, deep cycle batteries of a large size, which
increases the traction and the running time.
Assembles with simple hand tools.
No power tools required!! (
Screwdriver, pliers, wrenches and allen wrench are the major
Fits in almost any automobile !
The frame weighs only 65lb. But when fully
assembled, THE SHIFTER weighs 200 Ib.
Road Name and Design Color are your
The shell lifts off, is unfinished and
will need some paint.
The 7.5 gauge "Shifter"
Fully assembled and finished to your
Fully assembled and ready to finish: $1,
In Kit form, unfinished: $1,
Final shipping cost is determined at the time packages are
received by UPS.
NOTE: Special Orders are on a per-job basis
including rolling stock. Special Loco body configurations offered by Mr. Motion