Gauge H0 - Article No. 37824

Class 221 Heavy Diesel Locomotive

Prototype: German Federal Railroad (DB) class 221 heavy diesel hydraulic general-purpose locomotive. Ocean blue / ivory basic paint scheme. Locomotive road number 221 120-9. The locomotive looks as it did around 1985.

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Class 221 Heavy Diesel Locomotive
Class 221 Heavy Diesel Locomotive
Class 221 Heavy Diesel Locomotive
Class 221 Heavy Diesel Locomotive

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Article No. 37824
Gauge / Design type H0 / 1:87
Era IV
Kind Diesel Locomotives
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  • Heavy metal construction.
  • New Telex coupler included front and rear, can be controlled digitally.
  • Centrally mounted high efficiency propulsion.
  • All 4 axles driven using cardan shafts.
  • mfx+ World of Operation digital decoder and extensive operation and sound functions included.
  • Product description

    Model: The locomotive has an mfx+ digital decoder and extensive operation and sound functions. It also has controlled high efficiency propulsion, centrally mounted. 4 axles powered using cardan shafts. 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 headlights at Locomotive Ends 2 and 1 can be turned off separately in digital operation. When the headlights at both ends of the locomotive are turned off, then there is a double "A" light function at both ends. The cab lighting and engine room lighting can be controlled digitally. Maintenance-free warm white and red LEDs are used for the lighting. The locomotive has the new Telex coupler front and rear and these couplers can be controlled separately in digital operation. The locomotive has side and end metal grab irons. A locomotive engineer is included in Cab 1.
    Length over the buffers 21 cm / 8-1/4".

    The container car set, item number 47680, to go with this locomotive is also being offered exclusively for the MHI.

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    One-time series.

  • Publications

    - Fall New Items 2022 - Product programme 2022/2023
  • Digital Functions

    Control Unit Mobile Station Mobile Station 2 Central Station 1/2 Central Station 3/2*
    Mobile Station 2**
    Telex coupler on the rear
    Diesel locomotive op. sounds
    Telex coupler on the front
    Headlight(s): Cab2 End
    Coupler procedure for uncoupling
    Headlight(s): Cab1 End
    Engineer’s cab lighting
    Engineer’s cab lighting
    Light Function
    Direct control
    Sound of squealing brakes off
    Blower motors
    Letting off Air
    Conductor's Whistle
    Replenishing diesel fuel
    "Switcher Double ""A"" Light"
    Operating sounds
    Sound of uncoupling
    Buffer to buffer
    Switching maneuver
    Switching range + switching light

    * 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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