Lionel 6-84296 Southern Pacific Salad Bowl Express Train Set

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Southern Pacific's "Salad Bowl Express" rushed produce from the fertile San Joaquin Valley to all of America. Lionel's new set captures the look of this famous train in its twilight. Led by a LEGACY® SD40R - capturing the unique details of #7350 following a rebuild in the Sacramento Shops - the set features four LionScale® Pacific Fruit Express reefers in colorful paint schemes. Two of the reefer schemes are available only in this set and the final car features a working End of Train Device. Want a larger salad? Expand your set with a second SD40R and additional LionScale® reefers!

  • LEGACY® Control System – equipped – able to run in LEGACY® Control mode, in TrainMaster Command Control mode, or in Conventional mode with a standard transformer
  • Odyssey® II Speed Control with On/Off Switch
    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
  • Eight diesel RPM Levels
  • LEGACY® "Real-Time Quilling Horn" 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
  • IR Transmitter works with LCS SensorTrack™
  • Powerful maintenance-free motor with momentum flywheel
  • ElectroCoupler™ on front and rear of tender (A-A set has ElectroCouplers on front only)
  • Traction tires
  • Refined Conventional Transformer Control Mode with lower starting speeds
  • Fan-driven smoke unit, excludes S2 Electrics
  • Adjustable smoke output
  • Directional lighting including LED headlights
  • Marker lights on front and rear
  • Illuminated number boards
  • Lighted cab interior
  • Die-cast metal trucks, pilot, and fuel tank
  • Metal frame
  • High levels of separately applied metal details
  • Engineer and conductor figures
  • Locomotive features numerous details specific to this prototype locomotive including fans, trucks, pilots, battery boxes, lights and more to accurately portray #7350 c. 1990.
    Rolling Stock Features:
  • Made in USA of US and Imported Parts with decoration and final assembly at Lionel Headquarters in Concord, NC!
  • Die-cast metal trucks with operating couplers and rotating bearing caps
  • Easy conversion to scale couplers and 2-rail wheelsets (available separately)
  • Opening side and reefer unit doors
  • Unique car numbers available only in this set
  • Car 456424 and 459699 feature special paint schemes available only in this set
  • Working flashing EOT on rear of car 459699


      • Rail Line: Southern Pacific
      • Gauge: O Gauge 

      • Scale Type: Scale
      • Brand: Lionel Trains
      • Power: Electric
      • Engine Type: Diesel
      • Min Curve: O54
      • Dimensions: Length: 54" "
      • Most Recent Catalog: 2017 Signature Catalog