New Item Gauge H0 - Article No. 39151

Class 103 Electric Locomotive

Prototype: German Federal Railroad (DB) class 103 electric locomotive. Version with "short" cabs, single-arm pantographs, end skirting, and buffer cladding. Crimson/beige basic paint scheme. Road number 103 152-5. The locomotive looks as it did starting in 1979.

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Class 103 Electric Locomotive
Class 103 Electric Locomotive
Class 103 Electric Locomotive
Class 103 Electric Locomotive
Class 103 Electric Locomotive
Class 103 Electric Locomotive

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Article No. 39151
Gauge / Design type H0 / 1:87
Era IV
Kind Electric Locomotives
419,00 € RRP, incl. Tax
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  • Another Märklin classic.
  • Cab and engine room lighting can be controlled digitally.
  • Separately applied control wheel imitations in the cabs.
  • Locomotive frame and body constructed of metal.
  • mfx+ digital decoder with extensive light and sound functions.
  • Buffer height conforms to the NEM.
  • Product description

    Model: The locomotive has an mfx+ digital decoder and extensive sound functions. It also has controlled, high-efficiency propulsion with a flywheel, centrally mounted. Two axles in each truck powered using cardan shafts. Traction tires. 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. There is a double A light function. Cab lighting changes over with the direction of travel. It and engine room lighting can be controlled digitally. Maintenance-free, warm white and red LEDs are used for the lighting. The locomotive has separately applied wheel imitations, grab irons, windshield wipers, UIC sockets, and roof conductors. The buffer height conforms to the NEM. Brake lines, sockets, steps, prototype couplers, and close skirting are included separately for installation on the locomotive. Length over the buffers approximately 22.4 cm / 8-13/16".

    Passenger cars to go with this locomotive can be found in the Märklin H0 assortment under item numbers 43852, 43861, and 43872. This model can be found in a DC version in the Trix H0 assortment under item number 22931.

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  • Publications

    - New items brochure 2024
  • Digital Functions

    Control Unit Mobile Station Mobile Station 2 Central Station 1/2 Central Station 3/2*
    Mobile Station 2**
    Engineer’s cab lighting
    Electric locomotive op. sounds
    Locomotive whistle
    Direct control
    Sound of squealing brakes off
    Interior lights
    Headlights locomotive end 2 off
    Whistle for switching maneuver
    Switching range + switching light
    Headlights locomotive end 1 off
    Blower motors
    Letting off Air
    Coupler sounds
    Station Announcements
    Conductor's Whistle
    SIFA warning sound
    Rail Joints
    Grade crossing
    Surrounding 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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