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O BTO 1926 Cardinals Train Set LCS

SKU: LNL2122080 Category:
UPC Code: 023922036971
Scale: 1/48Discontinued
MSRP: $2299.99Minimum Quantity: 1
In June of 1926, the
International Eucharistic Congress convened for the first time in the
United States, hosted by the Chicago Archdiocese. Cardinal Bonzano
would be the Pope’s personal representative for the tour and arrived
from Italy in New York. Chicago Archbishop George Mundelein ensured
that he, Cardinal Hayes of New York and additional visiting dignitaries
and their entourages would travel in special comfort to Chicago. The
New York Central and Pullman collaborated on a special train for the
event which included seven heavyweight cars from Pullman’s fleet. All
seven were repainted in Cardinal Red and gold and renamed for the
event. The train departed New York on June 16, arriving in Chicago
almost exactly 24 hours later. At least two of the New York Central’s
K-3. 95 Years later, this special train can make just as much of an
impact on your tracks as it did on the New York Central. With its
bright red and gold paint gleaming, this train is sure to attract
attention and comments. The complete seven car consist is available
including a four car set, add on cars and StationSounds diner. The
locomotive features LEGACY and Bluetooth control along with all of the
other great features found in the Pacifics shown on pp. The set will
have a gloss finish to replicate the high polish of its one day in the


  • LEGACY 4-6-2 USRA Pacific
  • One 18″ Combine
  • Three 18″ Coaches


  • LEGACY® Control System equipped – able to
    run in LEGACY® Control mode, in TrainMaster Command Control
    mode, or in Conventional mode with a standard transformer
  • Operate with Universal Remote or Bluetooth® Control
    via the Lionel LionChief App
  • Lionel Voice Control (LVC) – run your locomotive by
    speaking commands into your phone via LionChief App – available on
    select items – look for LVC logo
  • Odyssey® II Speed Control
  • IR Transmitter that works with LCS SensorTrack™
  • Powerful maintenance-free motor with momentum flywheel
  • Wireless Tether™ connection between locomotive
    and tender
  • ElectroCoupler™ on rear of tender
  • Directional lighting including operating headlight and
    back-up light on rear of tender
  • Bicolor illuminated classification lights on the front of
    locomotive where applicable. Using a Legacy controller, change the
    color of the classification lights between white or green
  • Traction tires
  • Interior illumination in cab
  • Die-cast metal locomotive body, pilot, and trucks
  • Die-cast metal tender body and trucks
  • High level of separately applied metal details
  • Separately applied builder’s plate
  • Synchronized fan-driven smoke unit
  • Adjustable smoke output
  • Authentically detailed cab interior
  • Cab “glass” windows
  • Engineer and fireman figures
  • Whistle Steam

LEGACY® RailSounds® sound system featuring:

  • CrewTalk™ dialog with different scenarios
    depending on whether the locomotive is in motion or stopped
  • TrainSounds that mimic operating dialog when the locomotive
    is in motion or stopped
  • Six official railroad speeds with CrewTalk dialog
  • DynaChuff™ synchronized with 32 levels of
    intensity as the locomotive gains speed
  • LEGACY® “Real-Time Quilling Whistle” control with
    instant response for realistic signature “quilling” and correctly timed
    warning signals–5 different whistles to choose from for a more
    customized experience
  • Single hit or continuous mechanical bell sounds–5 levels
    of bell pitching for customized sounds
  • Sequence Control: plays the sound effects of an entire
    trip, including warning sounds and announcements, based on the movement
    and speed of the locomotive
  • Current speed and fuel dialog, coal or oil loading sound


  • Flicker-free LED lighting
  • Die-cast sprung trucks
  • Operating couplers with hidden tabs
  • Interiors with figures
  • Flexible diaphragms between


  • Gauge: O Gauge
  • Power: Electric
  • Engine Type: Steam
  • Min Curve: O54
  • Dimensions: Length: 98″