New York Susquehanna & Western’s Utica Branch interchanges with CSX near Union Station in Utica NY. GP40 #3040 is the star of the rail operations. Famously documented by Railroad Rambler on Youtube, the prototype #3040 is often found switching out railcars for several of Susquehanna’s customers such as FX Matt ‘Saranac’ Brewery and others as far south as Sangerfield in Oneida County. Atlas Model Railroad Co. has brought this Central New York local favorite to their HO scale line as Atlas Master; available in Gold (DCC & Sound Equipped) and Silver (DCC and Sound Ready).

DCC Operation Features:
• Supports all DCC-programming modes
• Flexible mapping of function keys F0 to F28.
• Follows all NMRA DCC standards and recommended practices.

Sound Functionality Features:
• 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.
• There are 16 user-selectable horns, 2 user-selectable bells, and 2 user-selectable synchronized brake squeals.
• Manual and Automatic Notching modes with the ability to change modes ”on the fly” are provided for true realism.

Atlas Master™ Series Silver Additional Features:
• NMRA 8-pin plug for DCC (Decoder-ready)