Prototype: German Federal Railroad (DB) general-purpose locomotive, road number 218 143-6. Diesel hydraulic locomotive with electric train heating. Version in the pure orange / light gray paint scheme as a "City Bahn" locomotive for the route Cologne-Gummersbach.
Most Important Facts
|Gauge / Design type||Minitrix /|
planned delivery: June 2020
- Tooling changes.
- Digital sound with many functions.
Model: The locomotive has tooling changes and a new version of the roof to represent the first production series. It also has a built-in digital decoder and sound generator for operation with DCC and Selectrix. The motor includes a flywheel. 4 axles powered. Traction tires. The headlights and marker lights change over with the direction of travel. Warm white LEDs are used for the lighting. The cabs have lighting that can be controlled digitally. The locomotive has a close coupler mechanism. It also has separately applied grab irons.
The headlights and marker lights change over with the direction of travel in analog operation.
Length over the buffers 102 mm / 4".
%DCC/ Selectrix decoder
!Sound effects circuit
PTriple headlights and two red marker lights that change over with the direction of travel.
,Lighting with warm white LEDs
YMetal locomotive frame
ïMärklin close couplers in standard pocket with guide mechanism.
\For adults only
DCC SX2 SX MFX Headlight(s) Engineer’s cab lighting Diesel locomotive op. sounds Headlight(s) Direct control Sound of squealing brakes off Rear Headlights off High Pitch Horn Front Headlights off Station Announcements Conductor's Whistle Compressor Blower motors Letting off steam / air Low Pitch Horn Special sound function Horn Doors Closing Special sound function Replenishing fuel Special sound function Train announcement