Electric locomotive Ae 3/6ˡ of the Swiss Federal Railways.
■ Complete, exceptionally detailed new construction with elaborate reproduction of the Buchli drive
■ Highly accurate, completely new spoked wheel design
■ Delicately crafted current collectors
■ Model in the design of the 2nd series
■ Grids on roof superstructure made from fine metal
■ Small lamps
■ Short coupling mechanism at each end of the locomotive
■ Perfectly presented in a transparent box
The Ae 3/6ˡ came into operation between 1921 and 1929 and were in regular service for over 70 years. Initially used for the high-quality express train transport on the east-west axis, the machines also proved their worth in regional, postal and goods train services. They were found in all three parts of the country and on all railway lines - with the Saint Gotthard route being rather an exception. Only at the very beginning, the SBB used the Ae 3/6ˡ on mountain lines, afterward, only in exceptional cases.
- Number of axles with traction tyres - 1
- Number of driven axles - 3
- Coupling - NEM shaft 362 with close coupling mechanism
- Minimum radius - 358 mm
- Flywheel - yes