Prototype: Belgian State Railways (NMBS/SNCB) class 82 (former 56.2-8) steam freight locomotive. Moss green / black basic paint scheme. Tender with additional boards for the coalbunker. Locomotive road number 82.002. The locomotive looks as it did in Era III.
Model: The locomotive has an 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. A 72270 smoke unit can be installed in the locomotive. The dual headlights change over with the direction of travel. They and the smoke unit that can be installed in the locomotive 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 locomotive has many separately applied details such as piping and sand pipes. Protective piston sleeves, brake lines, and imitation prototype couplers are included. Length over the buffers 21.1 cm / 8-5/16".
A freight car set with 2 "Oppeln" type freight cars to go with this locomotive is being offered in the Märklin H0 assortment under item number 48832 as well as a freight train baggage car under item number 46984.