S-Gauge - 1959 Defender Set


S-Gauge - 1959 Defender Set

The set you have always wanted, beautifully recreated.
From the sleek little bell ringer C & O GP-7 to the Rocket Launcher and Searchlight Cars, this set has all the makings of childhood memories with the features you’ve come to expect. Roll down the rails with this set and keep your railroad empire safe from intruders with ‘The Defender’. First cataloged in 1959, this American Flyer favorite has been brought back for everyone to enjoy today!
Similar to the original, the set includes GP-7 diesel with ringing bell, Navy flatcar with vehicles, searchlight car, Marines boxcar, rocket launcher, and caboose
Set Includes:
  • GP-7 diesel with ringing bell
  • Navy flatcar with vehicles
  • Searchlight car
  • Marines boxcar
  • Rocket launcher
  • Caboose

Locomotive Features

  • Transformer controlled forward, neutral, and reverse operation
  • Powerful maintenance-free motor
  • Ringing bell
  • Directional lighting, including operating headlight and back-up light
  • Interior cab light
  • Front and rear operating couplers
  • Traction tires
  • Metal frame
  • Die-cast metal trucks

Rolling Stock Features

  • Die-cast metal trucks with operating couplers
  • Illuminated searchlight on searchlight car
  • Removable vehicles on Navy flatcar
  • Removable rocket on rocket launcher car
  • Metal frame and opening doors with latches on boxcar
  • Interior illumination in caboose

Gauge: American Flyer/S Gauge

Dimensions: Length: 7 1/8” / Set length: Approx. 48”
RailLine: Chesapeake & Ohio


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S-Gauge - A/F The Polar Express


S-Gauge - A/F The Polar Express

Now available for the first time in American Flyer with Bluetooth and improved decoration, this new rendition of THE POLAR EXPRESS ™ is the perfect start to a holiday tradition. Operate your train via the included remote control, the LionChief® App or a conventional transformer.

2-8-4 Berkshire steam locomotive and tender
Coach Car
Abandoned Toy Car
Observation Car
Three pieces of AF FasTrack™ 10" straight, twelve pieces of AF FasTrack™ R20 curve track, one AF FasTrack™ 10" terminal track
54W 18VDC Wall Pack Power Supply
FlyerChief™ remote control
The Polar Express™ Bell
User-selected operation modes: Conventional AC transformer mode or FlyerChief™ wireless remote control with AC or DC power and included remote or downloadable app
AF Speed Control – retain a steady constant speed whether traveling on inclines, declines, or flat terrain
On/Off switches for sound, smoke, and transformer/remote operation mode
Locomotive with forward, neutral, and reverse operation
Die-cast metal locomotive body, tender and frame
Die-cast metal trucks
RailSounds® RC sound system with steam chuffing while in motion
Realistic background sounds, whistle and bell all triggered by remote
Operating headlight
Directional LED on tender (rear light)
Operating coupler on rear of tender
Fan-driven smoke unit
Powerful maintenance-free motor
Two traction tires for added grip
Large "Polar" pilot and headlight lens shield
Also controllable with Universal Remote 6-83071, sold separately
Interior illumination
Operating couplers on front and rear
Dual rail collector and flicker-free lighting
Decorated drumhead and rounded viewing platform on observation car
Silhouettes in windows
Underbody detail
Simulated snow on roof
Forward and reverse speed control knob
Three buttons for whistle sound, bell, and special announcements
Requires three AAA alkaline batteries not included

Gauge: S Gauge
Scale Type: Traditional
Power: Electric
Engine Type: Steam
Min Curve: S36
Dimensions: Set Length: 50"
Most Recent Catalog: 2017


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