BR 56.2-8, DRG | Gauge H0 - Article No. 37516

Steam Freight Locomotive

Prototype: German State Railroad Company (DRG) class 56.2-8 steam freight locomotive. Rebuilt Prussian G 8.1 with a pilot truck. German State Railroad lanterns and bell. Type 3T 16,5 coal tender. Road number 56 569. The locomotive looks as it did around 1938.

Steam Freight Locomotive
Article No.37516
GaugeH0
Design type1:87
EraII
KindSteam Locomotives
Article not produced anymore.

Highlights

  • Authentic signs of weathering.
  • Presentation board included.
  • mfx+ digital decoder and extensive operational and sound functions included.
  • For still more operating enjoyment in the Märklin "World of Operation".
  • Figures of a locomotive engineer and a fireman included.
  • Factory-installed smoke unit included.
  • Telex coupler on the tender.

Product description

Model: The locomotive has the new mfx+ digital decoder and extensive sound functions. It also has controlled high-efficiency propulsion with a flywheel, mounted in the boiler. 4 axles powered. Traction tires. The locomotive and tender are constructed mostly of metal. The locomotive has a factory-installed 72270 smoke unit. The dual headlights change over with the direction of travel. They and the built-in smoke unit will work in conventional operation and can be controlled digitally. Warm white LEDs are used for the lighting. There is a permanent close coupling with a guide mechanism between the locomotive and tender. The rear of the tender has a Telex coupler that can be controlled in digital operation. The front of the locomotive has a close coupler with an NEM pocket. The locomotive has many separately applied details such as piping and sand pipes. Protective piston sleeves, brake lines, imitation prototype couplers, and figures of a locomotive engineer and a fireman are included. Length over the buffers 21.1 cm / 8-5/16".

This model is being produced in a one-time series only for the Märklin Dealer Initiative (MHI). The fourth locomotive of a series of 5 locomotives with traces of authentic weathering.

Publications

A freight car set to go with this locomotive is being produced under item number 46088 also exclusively for the MHI in the Märklin assortment.

Publications

- Summer New Items 2015 - Product programme 2015/2016 - Product programme 2016/2017 - Product programme 2017/2018

Features

!Märklin exclusive special model - produced in a one-time series.
(Metal frame and mostly locomotive body.
cDigital locomotives with high-efficiency propulsion. Maximum speed and acceleration / delay are adjustable. Special motor with electronically enhanced load compensation or a compact bellshaped armature. Can be operated with Märklin transformers, in the Märklin Delta system or in the Märklin Digital system. One controllable auxiliary function (function), when the locomotive is being run in the Digital system.
#mfx+ digital decoder
hBuilt-in sound effects circuit.
EDual headlights that change over with the direction of tavel.
UMärklin close couplers in standard pocket with guide mechanism.
2Era 2
YATTENTION: adults only

Warning

ATTENTION: adults only
Control UnitMobile StationMobile Station 2Central Station 1/2Central Station 3/2
Headlight(s) XXXXX
Smoke generator XXXXX
Steam locomotive op. sounds XXXXX
Locomotive whistle XXXXX
Direct control XXXXX
Sound of squealing brakes off XXXX
Bell XXXX
Whistle for switching maneuver XXXX
Telex coupler on the rear XXXX
Sound of coal being shoveled XXX
Grate Shaken XXX
Letting off Steam XXX
Air Pump XXX
Injectors XXX
"Switcher Double ""A"" Light" XXX