This is an Authentic HO Scale 0-4-0 Replica of America's 3rd Steam-Operated
Train - The DeWitt Clinton. It's made by Bachmann for ages 8 and over with
This is an exact reproduction of the DeWitt Clinton train built by the
West Point Foundry, New York, in 1831. It was named after the Father of the
Erie Canal and was only the third public carrier to operate under steam in
America. The original DeWitt Clinton train no longer exists. However, an
operating replica of the locomotive, tender, and her little stagecoach cars are
now housed at the Henry Ford Museum in Dearborn, Michigan.
FEATURES: Only HO scale replica of the DeWitt Clinton available.
Small and simple locomotive with a tender and three coaches.
Locomotive is black with a boiler, steampipe, standing operator
figure and 4 loco drive, nickel silver wheels.
Body shell of tender has a yellow roof plus side bars, designed to
cover the tender chassis and store water barrels, and a die-cast
Side of tender reads "DeWitt Clinton."
Three yellow coaches that resemble horse carriages and read
M. & H.R.R. Co. and are labeled by numbers 1, 2, and 3.
47" x 38" oval of nickel silver E-Z track on a gray roadbed.
Complete, ready-to-run HO train comes with a plug-in terminal
Hardened carbon brushes
Includes a UL listed power pack and detailed instructions
Locomotive, tender, and train cars are packaged in styrofoam
Bachmann 90-day limited warranty on components other than locomotive
All Bachmann locomotives have a lifetime limited warranty
INCLUDES: One Authentic HO Scale Replica of The DeWitt Clinton Steam Engine
with E-Z Track and Roadbed
REQUIRES: 120V AC Outlet (US Standard AC)
Track Assembly and Maintenance
Firm and Flat Surface for Track Assembly
Soft, Lint-Free Cloth or Cotton Swab
SPECS: Scale: HO 1:87
Locomotive size - Railcar size -
Length: 1-3/4" (44.5mm) Length: 2" (50.8mm)
Width: 1" (25.4mm) Width: 3/4" (19mm)
Height: 1-1/2" (38mm) Height: 1-1/4" (31.75)
47" x 38" Maximum Oval of Track Length
COMMENTS: Keep small parts and electrical objects away from small children
Do not over-lubricate
Use only Bachmann patented E-Z track products with this set
Great care must be given to assembling track sections
Do not leave train running unattended