This set really benefits from the awesome power and flexibility of the Hornby ‘eLink’ digital unit. Once connected to a Windows PC or laptop and with the RailMaster software installed the whole digital combination will allow control access of 9999 locomotives, plus in excess of 2000 electrical accessories and points.
Included in this ‘Western Express’ set is the ‘Ketley Hall’ locomotive fitted with the unique Hornby ‘TTS’ sound decoder providing an assortment of ‘Hall’ sounds including operational steam sounds, whistles, braking squeal, plus additional sounds associated with the locomotive.
Accompanying the locomotive are three Pullman Cars with their distinctive livery reflecting the opulence of travel associated with this type of vehicle.
- GWR ‘Ketley Hall’, Hall Class 4-6-0 locomotive
- 2 Pullman 1st Parlour Cars
- I Pullman Brake Car
- Track: 3rd Radius Starter Oval, Track Pack A (with point and buffer)
- 1 E-Link unit
- 1 Railmaster software CD
- 1 amp Wall Plug Transformer
- R8241 Power Track
- Hornby MidiMat (1600 x 1180mm)
Digital TTS function list:
- Background steam/stem exhaust/coasting ON-OFF
- Whistle low/2 bursts/high/short
- Wheel slip
- Coal shovelling
- Blow down
- Safety valve
- Cylinder cock
- Guard's whistle
- Coupler clank
- Fireman's breakfast
- Toggle sound mode between 'chuffing' and 'coasting'
- Aux lighting
Included in this train set is the state of the art eLink unit and the amazing RailMaster train control software. Once the ‘RailMaster’ software has been loaded on to your Windows PC the full power of both the RailMaster software and the eLink can be experienced.
GWR ‘Ketley Hall’, Hall Class 4-6-0 locomotive is fitted with a "Hornby Track Sound’ decoder” which offers adjustable motor control and a range of realistic sounds including full acceleration/deceleration sounds, whistles and other appropriate locomotive noises associated with the Class 4900 Hall locomotive.