Prototype: German Federal Railroad (DB) type Gmhs 52 boxcar.
Model: This is a two-axle boxcar with built-in track cleaning equipment. The rails on the track are cleaned by two cleaning blocks installed parallel to each other on the underside of the car. The two cleaning blocks are mounted separately. The boxcar has a new car number. Minimum radius for operation 600 mm / 23-5/8". Length over the buffers 31.5 cm / 12-3/8".
This track cleaning car will make itself useful when you put it in your train. Two flexible cleaning blocks are mounted between the wheel axles; they wipe dust and grit from the rails. Keep the track cleaning car running in your train so that your track remains clean and thus ensures good electrical contact for locomotives.