HO Scale AC Steam Locomotives

Prototype: German Federal Railroad (DB) class 44 heavy steam freight locomotive, with a type 2´2´T34 standard design coal tender. Black/red basic paint scheme. Standard design Witte smoke deflectors, pilot truck wheel set with spoked wheels, without smoke box central locking, with an inductive magnet on one side. Road number 44 1374. The locomotive looks as it did around 1962/63.

Model: The locomotive has an mfx+ digital decoder and extensive sound functions. It also has controlled high-efficiency propulsion with a flywheel, mounted in the boiler. 5 axles powered. Traction tires. The locomotive and the coal tender are constructed mostly of metal. The 7226 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. The cab lighting, firebox flickering, and flickering at the ash pan can also be controlled separately in digital operation. Maintenance-free warm white and red LEDs are used for the lighting. There is a close coupling with a guide mechanism between the locomotive and tender. There is a close coupler with an NEM pocket and a guide mechanism on the tender and on the front of the locomotive. The minimum radius for operation is 360 mm / 14-3/16". Protective sleeves for the piston rods, brake hoses, and imitation couplers are included as detail parts.
Length over the buffers 26 cm / 10-1/4".

Highlights

  • Version with a coal tender based on the new tooling for the class 44 steam locomotive.
  • World of Operation mfx+ digital decoder and a variety of operation and sound functions included.
  • Cab lighting, firebox flickering, and flickering at the ash pan can also be controlled digitally.
  • Partially open bar frame with a mostly clear view between the running gear and the boiler.
  • High-efficiency propulsion with a flywheel, mounted in the boiler.
  • Ideal steam locomotive for unit trains.

Four-axle standard design tank cars to go with this locomotive for making long unit trains can be found under item number 00727 as a 12-car display with different car numbers in the Märklin H0 assortment.

This model can be found in a DC version in the Trix H0 assortment under item number 22980.

Features

  • Metal frame and mostly locomotive body.
  • mfx+ digital decoder
  • DCC decoder
  • Built-in sound effects circuit.
  • Triple headlights that change over with the direction of travel.
  • Märklin close couplers in standard pocket with guide mechanism.
  • Era 3
 Control UnitMobile StationMobile Station 2Central Station 1/2Central Station 3/2*
Mobile Station 2**
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Steam locomotive op. sounds
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Locomotive whistle
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Direct control
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Sound of squealing brakes off  
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Engineer's cab lighting  
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Whistle for switching maneuver  
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Flickering Light in Fire Box  
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Air Pump    
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Letting off Steam    
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Sound of coal being shoveled    
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Tipping grate    
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Water Pump    
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Injectors    
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Replenishing fuel        
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Sanding        
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"Switcher Double ""A"" Light"        
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Switching maneuver        
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Generator Sounds        
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Control function        
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Flickering Light in Fire Box        
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Rail Joints        
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Safety Valve        
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Sound of Couplers Engaging        
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Light Function        
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* New features of the Central Station 2 (Part No. 60213, 60214 or 60215) with the software update 4.2

** New features of the Mobile Station 2 (Part No. 60657/66955) with the Software Update 3.55

We fully test & inspect every locomotive before it ships to you.
release
2020 New Item
scale
HO
category
AC Steam Locomotives
era
Era III (1945-1970)
Nationality
Germany
Railway
DB (Deutsche Bundesbahn)
our product code
39881
UPC/EAN
4001883398815
Related products
TRIX 22980
Scale: HO    Era: 3    
Country: Germany
our price
$476.34 USD
MSRP $529.99 USD
Temporarily out of stock
(Available to order)
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