Prototype: German Federal Railroad (DB) class 52 freight locomotive. Version with a tub-style tender, enclosed engineer's cab, and Witte smoke deflectors. The locomotive looks as it did in the early Fifties.
Model: The locomotive has an mfx digital decoder, controlled high-efficiency propulsion, and a sound effects generator with many functions. The motor is in the locomotive's boiler. 5 axles powered. Traction tires. The locomotive's frame is articulated to enable the locomotive to negotiate sharp curves. The headlights will work in conventional operation and can be controlled digitally. The locomotive is ready for installation of the 7226 generator. Protective tubes for the piston rods can be installed on the locomotive. Length over the buffers 26.3 cm / 10-3/8".