BR 254 | Gauge H0 - Article No. 37220

Heavy Electric Freight Locomotive

Prototype: German State Railroad (DR) class 254 of the former GDR. Version in "Bottle Green" paint scheme. Road number 254 069-8. The locomotive looks as it did in 1984.

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Heavy Electric Freight Locomotive
Heavy Electric Freight Locomotive

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Article No. 37220
Gauge / Design type H0 / 1:87
Era IV
Kind Electric Locomotives
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  • mfx+ digital decoder.
  • Extensive sound functions.
  • Product description

    Model: The locomotive has an mfx+ digital decoder and extensive sound functions. It also has controlled high-efficiency propulsion. 3 axles powered. Traction tires. The locomotive has articulated running gear to enable it to negotiate sharp curves. 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. Maintenance-free warm white and red LEDs are used for the lighting. The locomotive has separately applied grab irons.
    Length over the buffers 21 cm / 8-1/4".

    A car set to go with this locomotive can be found in the Märklin H0 assortment under item number 46911.

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    One-time series.

  • Publications

    - New items brochure 2015 - Product programme 2015/2016
  • Prototype information

    After the end of WWII, 30 class E 94 locomotives remained on the German State Railroad (DR) of the former GDR. From 1970 on, they were designated as the class 254. The class 254 had the nickname "Eisenschwein" / "Iron Pig" on the DR. A maximum speed of 90 km/h / 56 mph could be reached with a continuous performance of 3,000 kilowatts / 4,023 horsepower.

  • Digital Functions

    Control Unit Mobile Station Mobile Station 2 Central Station 1/2 Central Station 3/2*
    Mobile Station 2**
    Sound of Couplers Engaging
    Electric locomotive op. sounds
    Warning Sound
    Direct control
    Sound of squealing brakes off
    Headlight(s): Cab2 End
    Station Announcements
    Headlight(s): Cab1 End
    Cab Radio
    Locomotive whistle
    Pantograph Sounds

    * 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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