Gauge 1 - Article No. 55717

Diesel Locomotive

Prototype: German Federal Railroad (DB) class 218 diesel hydraulic general-purpose locomotive with weathering.

Diesel Locomotive
Article No.55717
KindDiesel Locomotives
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Product description

Model: The locomotive is realistically weathered and has road number 218 247-5. It has an mfx digital decoder and extensive sound functions. The locomotive can be operated with AC, DC, Märklin Digital, and DCC. It has a centrally mounted, powerful motor with a central gearbox and cardan shafts to auxiliary gearboxes in both trucks. All axles are powered. The headlights and red marker lights will work in conventional operation and can be controlled digitally. The cabs have interior details and a figure of a locomotive engineer in the front cab. The engine room has details in relief. The locomotive comes from the factory with claw couplers mounted on it, and 2 reproduction prototype couplers are included that can replace the claw couplers. Minimum radius for operation 1,020 mm / 40-3/16". Length over the buffers 51.5 cm / 20-1/8".

One-time series.


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/Metal locomotive frame.
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.
§DCC decoder
hBuilt-in sound effects circuit.
NTriple headlights and two red marker lights that change over with the direction of travel.
jBuilt-in interior details.
VLocomotive / car has sprung buffers.
4Era 4
YATTENTION: adults only


ATTENTION: adults only
Control UnitMobile StationMobile Station 2Central Station 1/2Central Station 3/2
Headlight(s) XXX
Station Announcements XXX
Diesel locomotive op. sounds XXX
High Pitch Horn XXX
Direct control XX
Conductor's Whistle XX
Rear Headlights off XX
Low Pitch Horn XX
Front Headlights off XX
Sound of squealing brakes off XX
Rail Joints XX