Lionel™ "Frisco" Legacy 4-8-4 #4500, O Gauge

Item #: 74497
List Price $1599.99
Super Buy Price! $1539.95

List Price $1599.99
Super Buy Price! $1539.95

Manufacturer’s estimate time of arrival: 3rd Quarter 2021. Reserve yours today!

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Lionel™ "Frisco" Legacy 4-8-4 #4500, O Gauge

The St. Louis–San Francisco Railway, affectionately known as the “Frisco”, was a St. Louis-based railroad that operated in nine Midwest and southern states from 1876 to 1980, offering both exceptional passenger service and speedy freight conveyance. The "Frisco was also renowned for featuring some of the best-looking steam locomotives ever built!

Lionel LEGACY® locomotives represent their top-of-the-line miniatures, and the "Frisco" 4-8-4 is no exception. LEGACY Control System, Bluetooth® control, whistle steam, a three-speaker sound system for unparalleled audio performance and road number-specific crew talk are all packed into this monster!

  • LEGACY® Control System equipped – able to run in LEGACY® Control mode, in TrainMaster Command Control mode, or in Conventional mode with a standard transformer

  • Bluetooth® Control - Operate with Universal Remote or LionChief App

  • Odyssey® II Speed Control

  • IR Transmitter 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

  • Illuminated classification lights on the front of locomotive

  • 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

  • Three-speaker sound system (dual speakers in tender and one in the boiler) for the ultimate sound experience

  • Road number-specific crew talk

LEGACY® RailSounds® sound system featuring:

  • CrewTalk™ dialog and TowerCom™ announcements, each with different scenarios depending on whether 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

  • Single hit or continuous bell 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-loading sound effects

Product Specifications:

  • Gauge: O Gauge

  • Dimensions: Length: 27.25"

  • Minimum Curve: O54

  • Road Name: Frisco

  • Road Number: 4500

WARNING: This product can expose you to chemicals, including Lead which is known to the State of California to cause cancer or birth defects or other reproductive harm. For more information, go

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