Prototype: Class 03 express train steam locomotive with a tender. German Federal Railroad (DB) older design version, with Witte smoke deflectors, older design boiler, type 2´2´T34 standard design box-style tender, DB Reflex glass lamps, inductive magnet on one side, and buffer plate warning stripes. Road number 03 244. The locomotive looks as it did around 1965.
Model: The locomotive has a DCC digital decoder and extensive sound functions. It also has controlled high-efficiency propulsion with a flywheel, mounted in the boiler. 3 axles powered. Traction tires. The locomotive and tender are constructed mostly of metal. A 7226 smoke generator can be installed in the locomotive. The triple headlights change over with the direction of travel. They and the smoke generator that can be installed in the locomotive will work in conventional operation and can be controlled digitally. The headlights are maintenance-free warm white LEDs. There is a close coupling with a guide mechanism between the locomotive and tender. There is a close coupler with a guide mechanism and an NEM pocket on the tender. The minimum radius for operation is 360 mm / 14-3/16". Protective piston rod sleeves and brake hoses are included. Length over the buffers 27.5 cm / 10-13/16".
This model can be found in an AC version in the Märklin H0 assortment under item number 37956.