Steam locomotive BR 078 DB, epoch IV with sound
With digital decoder and extensive sound functions. Regulated high-performance drive with a flywheel in the boiler. 3 axles powered. Traction tires. Locomotive largely made of metal. Set up for smoke generator 72270. The triple headlights and smoke generator contact change over with the direction of travel, will work in conventional operation, and can be controlled digitally. Two red marker lights can be controlled digitally separately. In addition, the cab lighting can be controlled digitally. Maintenance-free warm white and red light-emitting diodes (LED) are used for the lighting. Numerous attached handle bars and cables made of metal. Passable minimum radius 360 mm. Piston rod protection tubes and brake hoses are included. Length over the buffers approx. 17 cm.
Prototype: German Federal Railroad (DB) class 078 tender steam locomotive (former Prussian T18). Version with three boiler structures (D-D-S), square sandpit. Riveted water boxes, cab roof with square structure, triple headlights with DB reflex glass lamps. Road number 078 256-5. Located in Aalen. Operating condition around 1969.
This model can be found in an AC version in the Märklin H0 assortment under item number 39785.
|Power system: ||DC|
|Anzahl angetriebene Achsen||3|
|Length over buffer:||170 mm|
|Navigable minimum radius:||360 mm|
|Coupler:||Shaft NEM 362 with KK kinematics|
|Headlights:||Triple headlights and two taillights, alternating with travel direction|
|LED Top illumination||Yes|
|Interior Fittings:||digital control of cabin light|
|Steam can be added||Yes|
|Manufacturer price:||450,00 €|