Prototype: German Federal Railroad (DB) general-purpose locomotive, road number 218 143-6. Diesel hydraulic locomotive with electric train heating. Version in the pure orange / light gray paint scheme as a "City Bahn" locomotive for the route Cologne-Gummersbach.
The locomotive has tooling changes and a new version of the roof to represent the first production series. It also has a built-in digital decoder and sound generator for operation with DCC and Selectrix. The motor includes a flywheel. 4 axles powered. Traction tires. The headlights and marker lights change over with the direction of travel. Warm white LEDs are used for the lighting. The cabs have lighting that can be controlled digitally. The locomotive has a close coupler mechanism. It also has separately applied grab irons.
The headlights and marker lights change over with the direction of travel in analog operation.
Length over the buffers 102 mm / 4".
- Tooling changes.
- Digital sound with many functions.
- Era IV
- DCC/ Selectrix decoder
- Sound effects circuit
- Triple headlights and two red marker lights that change over with the direction of travel.
- Lighting with warm white LED?s
- Metal locomotive frame
- Märklin close couplers in standard pocket with guide mechanism.