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The Polar Express
American Flyer ready-to-run set

49632 Polar Express Set

44039 Polar Express Set
Price: $395.99
Set includes: 2-8-4 Berkshire Steam Locomotive and Tender, Coach, Abandoned Toy Car, Observation Car, the Polar Express Bell, three AF FasTrack 10" straight sections, 12 AF FasTrack curve sections, one AF FasTrack terminal section, 54W 18VDC wall pack power supply, FlyerChief remote control.


Locomotive Features:

  • User-selected operation modes: Conventional AC transformer mode or FlyerChief™ wireless remote control with AC or DC power and included remote or downloadable app
  • AF Speed Control – retain a steady constant speed whether traveling on inclines, declines, or flat terrain
  • On/Off switches for sound, smoke, and transformer/remote operation mode
  • Locomotive with forward, neutral, and reverse operation
  • Die-cast metal locomotive body, tender and frame
  • Die-cast metal trucks
  • RailSounds® RC sound system with steam chuffing while in motion
  • Realistic background sounds, whistle and bell all triggered by remote
  • Operating headlight
  • Directional LED on tender (rear light)
  • Operating coupler on rear of tender
  • Fan-driven smoke unit
  • Powerful maintenance-free motor
  • Two traction tires for added grip
  • Large “Polar” pilot and headlight lens shield
  • Also controllable with Universal Remote (6-83071, sold separately)

Passenger Car Features:

  • Interior illumination
  • Operating couplers on front and rear
  • Dual rail collector and flicker-free lighting
  • Decorated drumhead and rounded viewing platform on observation car
  • Silhouettes in windows
  • Underbody detail
  • Simulated snow on roof

FlyerChief Remote Features:

  • Forward and reverse speed control knob
  • Three buttons for whistle sound, bell, and special announcements
  • Requires three AAA alkaline batteries (not included)

Set Features:

  • Length: Approx. 50"
  • Minimum cruve: S-36