BR 038 | Gauge H0 - Article No. 37985

Passenger Steam Locomotive with a Tub-Style Tender

Prototype: German Federal Railroad (DB) class 038 (38.10-40) passenger steam locomotive with a tub-style tender. Former P 8. Boiler with 2 domes and Witte smoke deflectors. Road number 038 313-3. Authentic signs of weathering.

Passenger Steam Locomotive with a Tub-Style Tender
Article No.37985
Design type1:87
KindSteam Locomotives
Article not produced anymore.


  • Authentic signs of weathering.
  • Delivered with a collector's display case and certificate of authenticity.

Product description

Model: The locomotive has an mfx digital decoder and extensive sound functions. It also has controlled high-efficiency propulsion. 3 axles powered. Traction tires. The 72270 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. There is a close coupling between the locomotive and tender. The engineer's cab is detailed. Brake hoses, prototype couplers, and piston protection sleeves are included. Length over the buffers 21.0 cm / 8-1/4".

Limited edition. Exclusive series in 2015 for the Märklin Stores.


- New items brochure 2015 - Product programme 2015/2016


(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.
hBuilt-in sound effects circuit.
HTriple headlights that change over with the direction of travel.
UMärklin close couplers in standard pocket with guide mechanism.
4Era 4


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