Prototype: Royal Bavarian State Railroad (K.Bay.Sts.B.) class Gt 2 x 4/4 (later the class 96) heavy freight steam locomotive. First production series. The locomotive looks as it did around 1913. For the anniversary "100 Years of the Gt 2 x 4/4". Use: Freight trains and pusher service on steep grades.
Model: The frame and body are constructed of die-cast metal. The locomotive has a digital decoder with a sound generator. It also has a 5-pole motor. 4 axles powered. Traction tires. The frame is articulated to enable the unit to negotiate sharp curves. The headlights will work in conventional operation and can be controlled digitally. Steam locomotive operating sounds, acceleration and braking delay as well as several other operating sounds can be controlled digitally. The locomotive has NEM coupler pockets with close coupler mechanisms. Length over the buffers 20.3 cm / 8".
One-time series for the anniversary "100 Years of the Gt 2 x 4/4".
A Bavarian freight car set to go with this locomotive can be found at Märklin under item number 46082. Your specialty dealer will be happy to exchange wheel sets free of charge.