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HO ALC-42 Amtrak, #305 - Phase VI

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HO ALC-42 Amtrak, #305 - Phase VI

Item No. BAC68302
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Based on the highly successful SC-44 Charger, the ALC-42 is designed specifically for cross-country service on America’s most scenic and storied routes, displaying an updated appearance with a new nose profile and cab door configuration.
Key Features
  • Siemens-Approved Design
  • DCC Sound-Equipped
  • TCS True CD-Quality Audio
  • Voice-Guided Audio Assist
  • Directional Headlights
In The Box
  • (1) HO ALC-42 Amtrak Locomotive


Thanks to both Siemens and Amtrak®, Bachmann’s ALC-42 has been developed using original design documentation and employs prototype field recordings for maximum realism. Features include a TCS WOWSound® CD-quality 16-bit 44,100Hz decoder with Audio Assist® for easy configuration without CVs, and a Keep-Alive® device for uninterrupted operation, even over dirty track. The WOWSound® diesel-electric locomotive package includes an authentic horn, bell, prime mover, startup/shutdown, compressor, cooling fan, coupler close/release, brake release/application, crew alert, grade crossing quill, station announcements, and more.


  • Siemens-approved design
  • DCC sound-equipped for sound, speed, direction, and lighting control
  • TCS true CD-quality audio in 16-bit, 44,100Hz sound
  • Keep-Alive® device that keeps your engine running during power interruptions due to dirty track or loss of electrical contact
  • Voice-guided Audio Assist® programming tool for easy setup of almost all decoder functionality
  • Directional headlights and marker lights
  • Interior corridor work lights
  • Steady/alternate flashing ditch lights
  • Die-cast frame with separately applied windshield wipers, grab irons, and detail parts
  • E-Z Mate® Mark II couplers
  • Dual-mode NMRA compliant decoder

Product Specifications

Full Road Name Amtrak
Lighting LED
DCC Equipped