Santa Fe LionChief Plus 2-8-2 Mikado #3158 w/ Lionchief [SKU: 6-81295] - $429.99 : Electric Train Outlet, Service with a Smile
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Santa Fe LionChief Plus 2-8-2 Mikado #3158 w/ Lionchief


SKU: 6-81295 Santa Fe LionChief™ Plus 2-8-2 Mikado #3158
LionChief™ Plus, an exciting and innovative twist in classic Lionel locomotives
Use the LionChief™ Remote, for long distance control, great sounds, and operating multiple locomotives at the same time. Or flip switch and operate LionChief™ Plus locomotive from your current conventional transformer.

2-8-2 Mikado Steam Locomotives
First used on the Nippon Railway in Japan in 1897, the 2-8-2 steam locomotive was nicknamed “Mikado”, meaning “emperor” in Japanese. Gaining popularity in the United States before WWI, numerous 2-8-2 locos thundered across American high iron. 

  • Locomotive Features
  • User selected operational modes: Conventional AC transformer control mode or LionChief™ wireless remote control with AC or DC power.
  • Odyssey® II Speed Control to maintain a steady speed from crawl to full speed
  • ElectroCoupler on rear of tender controlled by the LionChief remote only
  • Operating headlight
  • Synchronized fan-driven smoke
  • RailSounds RC sound system with steam chuffing and background sounds, whistle, bell, and user-activated announcements
  • Chuffing sounds in sync with speed of locomotive
  • Adjustable volume (controlled by remote only)
  • On/off switches for sound and smoke
  • Powerful maintenance-free motor
  • Die-cast metal locomotive body, frame, and trucks
  • Die-cast metal tender body and trucks
  • Metal frame on tender
  • Flickering firebox
  • Engineer and fireman figures
  • Traction tires
  • Remote Features
  • The "throttle" rotates to increase and decrease speed in both forward and reverse
  • The red light at the top of the remote is a speed indicator; steady when in neutral and blinking faster as it accelerates
  • Long range control, up to 60 feet
  • Buttons for whistle sound, bell, special announcements, and ElectroCoupler activation
  • Multiple frequencies available, so multiple engines can run in the same layout at the same time
  • LionChief locomotives can run on any Legacy , TMCC, or conventional transformer layout with 18 volts of power supplied to the track
  • Requires three AAA alkaline batteries (not included)
  • Special "Sleep" feature prolongs battery life

Road Number: 3158

Gauge: Traditional O Gauge

Dimensions: Length: 19"

RailLine: Santa Fe

Minimum Curve: O-27


  • Model: SKU: 6-81295
  • Manufactured by: Lionel

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This product was added to our catalog on Friday 15 August, 2014.