Atlas HO U30C Locomotive

Built by General Electric between 1966 and 1976, the six-axle, 3000-h.p. U30C locomotive was primarily used in heavy-haul road freight and unit train service.

Features:

  • Adirondack floating bolster trucks with or without bearing caps as appropriate per railroad
  • Coupler pocket designed to accept AccuMate Proto-couplers
  • Golden-white LEDs
  • Antenna detail where appropriate per road name
  • Realistic die-cast underframe
  • Five-pole skewed armature motor with dual flywheels for optimum performance at all speeds
  • Separately-installed scale windshield wipers, metal grab irons and fine scale handrails
  • Directional lighting
  • With or without nose headlight as appropriate per railroad
  • Non-operating cab roof-top beacon detail where appropriate per road name
  • Detailed crew members
  • Marker lights with separate lenses
  • Snowplow
  • Separately-applied drop steps
  • 4-Function HO Dual-Mode Decoder (Digital units only)
  • Recommended radius: 22"

Atlas Master™ Series Gold Additional Features:

  • Electronic Dual-Mode® Decoder (e-DMD) that allows your locomotive to run in DCC or traditional DC

QSI® Quantum System™ Features Including:
(Atlas Master Series Gold locomotives only)

  • NEW! Quantum Revolution Technology
  • Compatible with the NMRA DCC Standards and RPs
  • Supports 2 and 4 Digit Addressing
  • Programmable acceleration, deceleration & starting voltage
  • Complete sound file downloading supports cut & paste or editing of sound records
  • Analog Control using the Quantum Engineer™: http://www.atlasrr.com/DCC/quantumengineer.htm
  • High quality 16 bit digital sound with 8 Sound Channels
  • Individual, adjustable volume controls
  • Authentic diesel engine sounds; other sounds include air horn/bell, Doppler effect, brake squeal, coupling/uncoupling/air hose parting, and more!
  • Stat Chat, Verbal Audible response to programming commands
  • Sound of Power by Load Conditions
  • Improved Notching and Transitions
  • For more information, please see: http://www.qsisolutions.com/products/q-revolution.html

Note: Due to the higher starting voltage required to operate the sound system, it is not possible to MU a non-sound-equipped loco in DC (analog) mode

AccuMate® couplers are made under license from AccuRail, Inc.

 

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Item# Road Name Road Number
January 2010
Silver Series MSRP: $159.95 Gold Series MSRP: $269.95
HO U30C Locomotive - New Road Numbers!
Atlas Master™ Series Silver - (Without Decoder and Sound) [DCC Ready]
10 000 868 Undecorated w/out nose headlight -
10 000 869 Undecorated w/flat nose headlight -
10 000 872 Detroit Edison (Blue/Silver) 008
10 000 873 Detroit Edison (Blue/Silver) 010
10 000 874 Detroit Edison (Blue/Silver) 020
10 000 875 Milwaukee Road (Black/Orange) 5653
10 000 876 Milwaukee Road (Black/Orange) 5654
10 000 877 Milwaukee Road (Black/Orange) 5657
10 000 878 Rock Island (Red/Yellow/White) 4583
10 000 879 Rock Island (Red/Yellow/White) 4591
10 000 880 Rock Island (Red/Yellow/White) 4599
HO U30C Locomotive - New Paint Schemes!
Atlas Master™ Series Silver - (Without Decoder and Sound) [DCC Ready]
10 000 881 Guilford (B&M) (Gray/Orange) 663
10 000 882 Family Lines (L&N)†* (Gray w/Red/Yellow Stripes) 1565
10 000 883 Family Lines (L&N)†* (Gray w/Red/Yellow Stripes) 1570
10 000 884 Family Lines (L&N)†* (Gray w/Red/Yellow Stripes) 1581
10 000 885 Ferrocarril del Pacifico+ (Green/Yellow/Orange) 401
10 000 886 Ferrocarril del Pacifico+ (Green/Yellow/Orange) 402
10 000 887 Ferrocarril del Pacifico+ (Green/Yellow/Orange) 403
10 000 888 Norfolk & Western (Black/White) 8000
10 000 889 Norfolk & Western (Black/White) 8001
10 000 890 Union Pacific (Yellow/Gray/Red) 2848
10 000 891 Union Pacific (Yellow/Gray/Red) 2866
10 000 892 Union Pacific (Yellow/Gray/Red) 2893
HO U30C Locomotive - New Road Numbers!
Atlas Master™ Series Gold (With Decoder & Sound)
10 000 893 Undecorated w/out nose headlight -
10 000 894 Undecorated w/flat nose headlight -
10 000 897 Detroit Edison (Blue/Silver) 008
10 000 898 Detroit Edison (Blue/Silver) 010
10 000 899 Detroit Edison (Blue/Silver) 020
10 000 900 Milwaukee Road (Black/Orange) 5653
10 000 901 Milwaukee Road (Black/Orange) 5654
10 000 902 Milwaukee Road (Black/Orange) 5657
10 000 903 Rock Island (Red/Yellow/White) 4583
10 000 904 Rock Island (Red/Yellow/White) 4591
10 000 905 Rock Island (Red/Yellow/White) 4599
HO U30C Locomotive - New Paint Schemes!
Atlas Master™ Series Gold (With Decoder & Sound)
10 000 906 Guilford (B&M) (Gray/Orange) 663
10 000 907 Family Lines (L&N)†* (Gray w/Red/Yellow Stripes) 1553
10 000 908 Family Lines (L&N)†* (Gray w/Red/Yellow Stripes) 1560
10 000 909 Family Lines (L&N)†* (Gray w/Red/Yellow Stripes) 1578
10 000 910 Ferrocarril del Pacifico+ (Green/Yellow/Orange) 401
10 000 911 Ferrocarril del Pacifico+ (Green/Yellow/Orange) 402
10 000 912 Ferrocarril del Pacifico+ (Green/Yellow/Orange) 403
10 000 913 Norfolk & Western (Black/White) 8000
10 000 914 Norfolk & Western (Black/White) 8001
10 000 915 Union Pacific (Yellow/Gray/Red) 2862
10 000 916 Union Pacific (Yellow/Gray/Red) 2889
10 000 917 Union Pacific (Yellow/Gray/Red) 2899
†U30C with flat nose headlight
+U30C with gyra-light style nose headlight
May 2007
Silver Series MSRP: $124.95
Atlas Master Silver ™ HO U30C Phase 2 Locomotives
New Paint Schemes!
7302 Undecorated -
7303 Undecorated w/ nose headlight -
7364 Delaware & Hudson (Blue/Gray "Lightning Stripe")¥ 709
7365 Delaware & Hudson (Blue/Gray "Lightning Stripe")¥ 711
7366 Delaware & Hudson (Blue/Gray "Lightning Stripe")¥ 712
7367 Soo Line (Red/White "Parallelogram") 801
7368 Soo Line (Red/White "Parallelogram") 803
7369 Soo Line (Red/White "Parallelogram") 809
Atlas Master Silver ™ HO U30C Phase 3 Locomotives
New Road Numbers!
7300 Undecorated -
7301 Undecorated w/ nose headlight -
7370 Burlington Northern (Green/Black/White) 5341
7371 Burlington Northern (Green/Black/White) 5348
7372 Burlington Northern (Green/Black/White) 5352
Atlas Master Silver ™ HO U30C Phase 3 Locomotives
New Paint Schemes!
7373 CSX* (Gray/Blue)¥ 7207
7374 CSX* (Gray/Blue)¥ 7222
7375 CSX* (Gray/Blue)¥ 7259
7376 Missouri Pacific† (Blue/White "Repaint") 2974
7377 Missouri Pacific† (Blue/White "Repaint") 2980
7378 Missouri Pacific† (Blue/White "Repaint") 2984
7379 Seaboard System* (Gray/Red/Yellow)¥ 7203
7380 Seaboard System* (Gray/Red/Yellow)¥ 7205
7381 Seaboard System* (Gray/Red/Yellow)¥ 7250
7382 Southern Pacific† (Gray/Scarlet "70s Repaint")¥ 7930
7383 Southern Pacific† (Gray/Scarlet "70s Repaint")¥ 7933
7384 Southern Pacific† (Gray/Scarlet "70s Repaint")¥ 7935
Atlas Master Silver ™ HO U30C Phase 3 Locomotives
Limited Edition!
7385 Burlington Northern (Red/White/Blue "Bicentennial") 1776
7386 US Department of Transportation (Red/White/Blue)¥ 001
November 2004
Standard MSRP: $109.95 DCC MSRP: $139.95
HO U30C Locomotives without Decoder
7300 Undecorated Phase 3 without nose headlight  
7301 Undecorated Phase 3 with nose headlight  
7302 Undecorated Phase 2 without nose headlight; square cab headlight  
HO U30C Locomotive Phase 3 without Nose Headlight
(Without Decoder)
7346 Burlington Northern (Green/Black/White) 5800
7347 Burlington Northern (Green/Black/White) 5911
7348 Burlington Northern (Green/Black/White) No#
7352 Detroit Edison (Blue/Silver) 009
7353 Detroit Edison (Blue/Silver) 012
7354 Detroit Edison (Blue/Silver) No#
7361 Union Pacific† (Yellow/Gray/Red) 2922
7362 Union Pacific† (Yellow/Gray/Red) 2959
7363 Union Pacific† (Yellow/Gray/Red) No#
HO U30C Locomotive Phase 2 without Nose Headlight
(Without Decoder)
7349 Chesapeake & Ohio* (Blue/Yellow) 3304
7350 Chesapeake & Ohio* (Blue/Yellow) 3306
7351 Chesapeake & Ohio* (Blue/Yellow) No#
HO U30C Locomotive Phase 2 with Flat Nose Headlight
(Without Decoder)
7355 Kaiser Steel (Red/White/Black/Silver) 1030
7356 Kaiser Steel (Red/White/Black/Silver) 1031
7357 Kaiser Steel (Red/White/Black/Silver) 1032
HO U30C Locomotive Phase 3 with Flat Nose Headlight (Without Decoder)
7358 Louisville & Nashville* (Gray/Yellow) 1476
7359 Louisville & Nashville* (Gray/Yellow) 1498
7360 Louisville & Nashville* (Gray/Yellow) No#
HO U30C Locomotive Phase 3 without Nose Headlight (With Decoder)
7429 Burlington Northern (Green/Black/White) 5811
7430 Burlington Northern (Green/Black/White) 5908
7433 Detroit Edison (Blue/Silver) 018
7434 Detroit Edison (Blue/Silver) 022
7439 Union Pacific† (Yellow/Gray/Red) 2918
7440 Union Pacific† (Yellow/Gray/Red) 2940
HO U30C Locomotive Phase 2 without Nose Headlight (With Decoder)
7431 Chesapeake & Ohio* (Blue/Yellow) 3309
7432 Chesapeake & Ohio* (Blue/Yellow) 3310
HO U30C Locomotive Phase 2 with Flat Nose Headlight
(With Decoder)
7435 Kaiser Steel (Red/White/Black/Silver) 1033
7436 Kaiser Steel (Red/White/Black/Silver) 1034
HO U30C Locomotive Phase 3 with Flat Nose Headlight
(With Decoder)
7437 Louisville & Nashville* (Gray/Yellow) 1490
Limited Edition
7438 Louisville & Nashville* "XR Series" (Black/Gold/White)  1499
March 2004
Standard MSRP: $109.95 DCC MSRP: $139.95
HO U30C Phase 2 Locomotive without Decoder
7302 Undecorated Phase 2 w/out nose square cab headlight  
7303 Undecorated Phase 2 w/ flat style nose square cab headlight  
7325 Burlington (Red/Gray/White) Phase 2 w/ rounded nose headlight 890
7326 Burlington (Red/Gray/White) Phase 2 w/ rounded nose headlight 892
7327 Burlington (Red/Gray/White) Phase 2 w/ rounded nose headlight No#
7328 Chessie System (Yellow/Blue/Vermillion) Phase 2 w/out nose headlight 3305
7329 Chessie System (Yellow/Blue/Vermillion) Phase 2 w/out nose headlight 3308
7330 Chessie System (Yellow/Blue/Vermillion) Phase 2 w/out nose headlight No#
7331 Chicago & North Western (Yellow/Green) Phase 2 w/out nose headlight 932
7332 Chicago & North Western (Yellow/Green) Phase 2 w/out nose headlight 935
7333 Chicago & North Western (Yellow/Green) Phase 2 w/out nose headlight No#
7334 Delaware & Hudson (Blue/Gray) Phase 2 w/out nose headlight 707
7335 Delaware & Hudson (Blue/Gray) Phase 2 w/out nose headlight 710
7336 Delaware & Hudson (Blue/Gray) Phase 2 w/out nose headlight No#
7337 Missouri Pacific (Blue/White) Phase 2 w/out nose headlight 960
7338 Missouri Pacific (Blue/White) Phase 2 w/out nose headlight 964
7339 Missouri Pacific (Blue/White) Phase 2 w/out nose headlight No#
7340 Soo Line (White/Red) Phase 2 w/out nose headlight 800
7341 Soo Line (White/Red) Phase 2 w/out nose headlight 807
7342 Soo Line (White/Red) Phase 2 w/out nose headlight No#
7343 Southern Pacific (Gray/Scarlet) Phase 2 w/ nose headlight 7905
7344 Southern Pacific (Gray/Scarlet) Phase 2 w/ nose headlight 7912
7345 Southern Pacific (Gray/Scarlet) Phase 2 w/ nose headlight No#
HO U30C Phase 2 Locomotive with Decoder
7415 Burlington (Red/Gray/White) Phase 2 w/ rounded nose headlight 891
7416 Burlington (Red/Gray/White) Phase 2 w/ rounded nose headlight 893
7417 Chessie System (Yellow/Blue/Vermillion) Phase 2 w/out nose headlight 3306
7418 Chessie System (Yellow/Blue/Vermillion) Phase 2 w/out nose headlight 3311
7419 Chicago & North Western (Yellow/Green) Phase 2 w/out nose headlight 931
7420 Chicago & North Western (Yellow/Green) Phase 2 w/out nose headlight 934
7421 Delaware & Hudson (Blue/Gray) Phase 2 w/out nose headlight 708
7422 Delaware & Hudson (Blue/Gray) Phase 2 w/out nose headlight 712
7423 Missouri Pacific (Blue/White) Phase 2 w/out nose headlight 962
7424 Missouri Pacific (Blue/White) Phase 2 w/out nose headlight 965
7425 Soo Line (White/Red) Phase 2 w/out nose headlight 802
7426 Soo Line (White/Red) Phase 2 w/out nose headlight 806
7427 Southern Pacific (Gray/Scarlet) Phase 2 w/ nose headlight 7903
7428 Southern Pacific (Gray/Scarlet) Phase 2 w/ nose headlight 7923
July 2003
Standard MSRP: $109.95 DCC MSRP: $139.95
HO U30C LOCOS (WITHOUT DECODERS)
7300 Undecorated (without nose headlight)  
7301 Undecorated (with nose headlight)  
7304 BURLINGTON NORTHERN (Green/Black/White) 5313
7305 BURLINGTON NORTHERN (Green/Black/White) 5334
7306 BURLINGTON NORTHERN (Green/Black/White) No #
7307 CSX (Blue/Gray) 7211
7308 CSX (Blue/Gray) 7230
7309 CSX (Blue/Gray) No #
7310 Louisville & Nashville (Gray/Yellow)  1550
7311 Louisville & Nashville (Gray/Yellow)  1557
7312 Louisville & Nashville (Gray/Yellow)  No #
7313 MILWAUKEE ROAD (Orange/Black) 5651
7314 MILWAUKEE ROAD (Orange/Black) 5652
7315 MILWAUKEE ROAD (Orange/Black) No #
7316 NORFOLK & WESTERN (Black/White) 8000
7317 NORFOLK & WESTERN (Black/White) 8001
7318 NORFOLK & WESTERN (Black/White) 8002
7319 ROCK ISLAND (Red/Yellow/White) 4584
7320 ROCK ISLAND (Red/Yellow/White) 4594
7321 ROCK ISLAND (Red/Yellow/White) No #
7322 UNION PACIFIC (Yellow/Gray/Red) 2883
7323 UNION PACIFIC (Yellow/Gray/Red) 2900
7324 UNION PACIFIC (Yellow/Gray/Red) No #
HO U30C LOCOS (WITH DECODERS)
7400 BURLINGTON NORTHERN (Green/Black/White) 5306
7401 BURLINGTON NORTHERN (Green/Black/White) 5331
7402 CSX (Blue/Gray) 7213
7403 CSX (Blue/Gray) 7224
7404 Louisville & Nashville (Gray/Yellow)  1554
7405 Louisville & Nashville (Gray/Yellow)  1561
7406 MILWAUKEE ROAD (Orange/Black) 5656
7407 MILWAUKEE ROAD (Orange/Black) 5658
7408 NORFOLK & WESTERN (Black/White) 8000
7409 NORFOLK & WESTERN (Black/White) 8001
7410 NORFOLK & WESTERN (Black/White) 8002
7411 ROCK ISLAND (Red/Yellow/White) 4582
7412 ROCK ISLAND (Red/Yellow/White) 4588
7413 UNION PACIFIC (Yellow/Gray/Red) 2818
7414 UNION PACIFIC (Yellow/Gray/Red) 2838