BR 80 | Gauge 1 - Article No. 55045

"Freight Train" Digital Starter Set

Prototype: German Federal Railroad (DB) branch line freight train: Class 80 tank locomotive, type Rlmms 56 stake car, type Omm 55 high side gondola, and standard design tank car with a brakeman's platform as a privately owned car painted and lettered for the firm Aral.

"Freight Train" Digital Starter Set
Article No. 55045
Gauge 1
Kind Starter Sets
Article not produced anymore.


Model: The locomotive has a metal frame. It also has an mfx digital decoder with controlled high-efficiency propulsion and extensive sound functions. The locomotive can be operated with AC power, DC power, Märklin Digital, and DCC. All axles powered. Traction tires. The headlights will work in conventional operation and can be controlled digitally. The doors can be opened. Length over the buffers 30.5 cm / 12". The 2-axle stake car has a standard frame with truss rods. The stakes can be removed. Length over the buffers 31.5 cm / 12-3/8". The 2-axle high side gondola has a standard frame with truss rods. Length over the buffers 31.5 cm / 12-3/8". The 4-axle tank car is a self-supporting design. It has a brakeman's platform, ladders, and a catwalk. Length over the buffers 38.5 cm / 15-1/8". The minimum radius for operation of the train is 1,020 mm / 40-1/8". Contents: 7 no. 5903 straight track, 1 each no. 5916 and 5917 straight track. 17 no. 5935 curved track, 1 no. 5977 right turnout (without the supplemental adjustment section) as well as 1 track bumper. 230 volt / 36 VA switched mode power pack. No. 60653 Mobile Station digital controller. No. 60112 digital connector box. Connecting hardware and track clips. Space required for the track layout is approximately 310 x 240 cm / 123" x 95".


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/ Metal locomotive frame.
c Digital 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.
e Digital decoder with up to 32 digitally controlled functions. The quantity depends on the controller being used.
h Built-in sound effects circuit.
H Triple headlights that change over with the direction of travel.
j Built-in interior details.
V Locomotive / car has sprung buffers.
W Automatic claw couplers can be replaced with reproduction prototype couplers.
3 Era 3


ATTENTION: adults only
Control Unit Mobile Station Mobile Station 2 Central Station 1/2 Central Station 3/2
Headlight(s) X X X X X
Generator Sounds X X X X X
Steam locomotive op. sounds X X X X X
Locomotive whistle X X X X X
Direct control X X X X X
Sound of squealing brakes off X X X X
Sound of coal being shoveled X X X X
Bell X X X X
Whistle for switching maneuver X X X X
Letting off Steam X X X
Grate Shaken X X X