Prototype: German Federal Railroad (DB) class 50 freight steam locomotive, with a coal tender as the type 2´2´T26 standard design box-style tender as it originally looked. Witte smoke deflectors, standard cab, long running boards falling diagonally at the front by the smoke box, DB Reflex glass headlights, and inductive magnet on one side included. Road number 50 980. The locomotive looks as it did around 1960. Use of this locomotive with a Christmas tree and a Christmas design has not been confirmed.
Model: The locomotive has an mfx digital decoder and extensive sound functions. It also has controlled high-efficiency propulsion. 5 axles powered. Traction tires. The locomotive and tender are constructed mostly of metal. A 7226 smoke unit can be installed in the locomotive. The triple 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. Maintenance-free warm white LEDs are used for the lighting. The special light function is a Christmas tree with LED lighting that can be controlled digitally. The locomotive whistles "Oh Christmas Tree" as a special sound function. There is a permanent close coupling with a guide mechanism between the locomotive and tender that can be adjusted for the radius of the track. The rear of the tender and the front of the locomotive have close couplers with NEM pockets and guide mechanisms. The minimum radius for operation is 360 mm / 14-3/16". Protective piston sleeves, brake hoses are included. Length over the buffers 26.4 cm / 10-3/8".
This model is being presented with a display case made of clear Acrylic. The base has a metal plate with the lettering in German "Merry Christmas". A Christmas postcard with one of 5 themes for collecting or for sending is included. Other postcards can be found exclusively at your dealer.
Motive power for the H0 Christmas cars that have appeared previously.