Prototype: German Federal Railroad (DB) heavy diesel switch engine, road number 290 188-2. Crimson basic paint scheme. The locomotive looks as it did around 1980. Use: Switching work and freight trains. Model: The locomotive has a built-in digital decoder and sound generator for operation with DCC and Selectrix. The motor has a flywheel. 4 axles powered. Traction tires. The triple headlights and dual red marker lights change over with the direction of travel, will work in conventional operation, and can be controlled digitally. The locomotive has cab lighting. It also has separately applied grab irons. Length over the buffers 89 mm / 3-1/2”.
Highlights: • Body and frame constructed of metal. • Cab lighting. • Digital sound.