The prototype is a symbol for the German Federal Railroad's thoughts about reawakening and its willingness to experiment at a time when it was still new. Theoretically well thought out but not feasible practically, the two class 78.10 locomotives remained the only ones of their type. The H0 model of road number 78 1001 is now available for the first time and as completely new tooling exclusively for Insider members.
Model: The locomotive has an mfx+ digital decoder and extensive sound functions. It also has controlled high-efficiency propulsion with a flywheel, in the boiler. 3 axles powered. Traction tires. The locomotive and tender are constructed mostly of metal. The locomotive has a built-in smoke unit that will work in conventional operation and that can be controlled digitally. The dual headlights change over with the direction of travel, will work in conventional operation, and can be controlled digitally. Firebox flickering can be controlled digitally. The cab lighting can also be controlled digitally. Maintenance-free warm white and red LEDs are used for the lighting. The current-conducting coupler on the tender can be controlled digitally. The minimum radius for operation is 360 mm / 14-3/16". Piston rod protection sleeves, brake hoses, and reproduction prototype couplers are included. The locomotive also comes from the factory with figures of a locomotive engineer and a fireman. Length over the buffers approximately 19.9 cm / 7-7/8".
- Completely new tooling.
- Especially intricate metal construction.
- Many separately applied details.
- Cab lighting controlled digitally.
- Firebox flickering controlled digitally.
- Current-conducting coupler on the tender controlled digitally.
- Factory-installed smoke unit, controlled digitally.
- mfx+ digital decoder and extensive operating and sound functions included.
|Control Unit||Mobile Station||Mobile Station 2||Central Station 1/2||Central Station 3/2*
Mobile Station 2**
|Steam locomotive op. sounds|
|Engineer’s cab lighting|
|Flickering Light in Fire Box|
|Whistle for switching maneuver|
|Sound of squealing brakes off|
|Sound of coal being shoveled|
|Letting off Steam|
|"Switcher Double ""A"" Light"|
** New features of the Mobile Station 2 (Part No. 60657/66955) with the Software Update 3.55