BR 74 DB | Gauge H0 - Article No. 29161

"My Start with Märklin" Starter Set. 230 Volts.

Prototype: German Federal Railroad (DB) class 74 tank locomotive. German Federal Railroad (DB) type El-u 061 gondola and type Kbs stake car, privately owned type Ichus-u 377 refrigerator car (used on the DB).

"My Start with Märklin" Starter Set. 230 Volts.
"My Start with Märklin" Starter Set. 230 Volts.

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Article No.29161
Gauge / Design type H0 / 1:87
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  • Digital infrared controller for control of up to 4 trains.
  • With the wireless infrared controller you have freedom to move around your layout.
  • Easy-to-set-up C Track layout.
  • Product description

    Model: The locomotive comes with a digital decoder. 3 axles powered. Traction tires. The triple headlights change over with the direction of travel, will work in conventional operation, and can be controlled digitally. The locomotive has NEM coupler pockets. 1 each gondola, stake car, and refrigerator car. All of the cars come with Relex couplers. Train length 47.2 cm / 18-1/2". Contents: 12 no. 24130 curved track, 2 no. 24172 straight track, 1 no. 24188 straight track, 1 no. 24089 base station, 230 volt/36 VA plug-in wall transformer and a wireless infrared controller. A "freight shed" cardstock cut-out sheet is also included. This set can be expanded with the C Track extension sets and the entire C Track program.

    Almost all of the current Era III cars from Central European railroad prototypes go well with this train set.

  • Publications

    - New items brochure 2009 - Product programme 2009/2010
  • Prototype information

    My Start with Märklin. The classic steam powered train operations were still indispensable as motive power on the German Federal Railroad well into the Seventies. These heavy locomotives created an incomparable atmosphere with their impressive background of sounds, fascinating running gear movement, and immense clouds of smoke and steam. The "My Start with Märklin" steam freight train starter set provides a living impression in model form of this unforgettable era.

  • Digital Functions

    Control UnitMobile StationMobile Station 2Central Station 1/2Central Station 3/2*
    Mobile Station 2**
    Direct control

    * New features of the Central Station 2 (Part No. 60213, 60214 or 60215) with the software update 4.2

    ** New features of the Mobile Station 2 (Part No. 60657/66955) with the Software Update 3.55

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ATTENTION: not for children under 3 years