Every year Märklin produces well-chosen models for members of the Märklin customer clubs. With these articles we devote ourselves with the highest model loyalty to classics of the railway history and offer thus quite a special experience for real fans. If you liked to come to the pleasure to be able to acquire a precious collector's item in every overall size yearly, we would be glad to welcome you soon in one of the clubs.
Prototype: German Federal Railroad (DB) steam locomotive, road number 78 1001, 4-6-4T design with a type 2T17 two-axle short tender. The locomotive looks as it did around 1951.
Further information about the prototype of the class 78.10 you’ll find HERE
We have shown the history of the class 38 (P8) to the class 78.10 with type drawings HERE
Model: The locomotive has an mfx+ digital decoder and extensive sound functions. It also has controlled high-efficiency propulsion with a flywheel, in the boiler. 3 axles powered. Traction tires. The locomotive and tender are constructed mostly of metal. The locomotive has a built-in smoke unit that will work in conventional operation and that can be controlled digitally. The dual headlights change over with the direction of travel, will work in conventional operation, and can be controlled digitally. Firebox flickering can be controlled digitally. The cab lighting can also be controlled digitally. Maintenance-free warm white and red LEDs are used for the lighting. The current-conducting coupler on the tender can be controlled digitally. The minimum radius for operation is 360 mm / 14-3/16". Piston rod protection sleeves, brake hoses, and reproduction prototype couplers are included. The locomotive also comes from the factory with figures of a locomotive engineer and a fireman. Length over the buffers approximately 19.9 cm / 7-7/8".
The passenger car set to go with this locomotive is offered under item number 43141, also exclusively only for Insider members.
This model can be found in a DC version in the Trix H0 assortment under item number 22890 exclusively for Trix Club members.
Preis (MSRP): 439,99 Euro