Serie Am 842, SBB Cargo | Gauge H0 - Article No. 37643

Diesel Locomotive.

Prototype: Swiss Federal Railways (SBB Cargo) class Am 842 general-purpose locomotive. Vossloh Schienenfahrzeugtechnik GmbH (VSFT) type G 800 BB diesel-hydraulic, further development of the former MaK standard design locomotives.

Diesel Locomotive.
Article No.37643
Design type1:87
KindDiesel Locomotives
Article not produced anymore.


  • Heavy metal construction.
  • Reinforced metal hand rails on all four sides of the locomotive.
  • Adjustable high-efficiency propulsion: Suitable for heavy and fast trains.
  • mfx decoder.
  • Maintenance-free LED's for headlights / marker light.

Product description

Model: The locomotive comes with an mfx decoder and controlled high-efficiency propulsion. It has a special can motor with a bell-shaped armature, and a flywheel. 4 axles powered. 4 traction tires. The locomotive has triple headlights / white marker light that change over with the direction of travel. They will work in conventional operation and can be controlled digitally. They are maintenance-free LED's. The acceleration and braking delay can be controlled digitally with a Control-Unit or Märklin Systems. Length over the buffers 16.5 cm / 6-1/2".


- Product programme 2006 - New items brochure 2006


(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.
eDigital decoder with up to 32 digitally controlled functions. The quantity depends on the controller being used.
PTriple headlights and a white marker light that change over with the direction of travel.
TMärklin close couplers in standard pocket with pivot point.
5Era 5


ATTENTION: not for children under 3 years