Monday, January 07, 2019
2019 New Items Preview - ESU V60 in HO and Loksound v5!
ESU has announced an all-new DB V60 diesel locomotive as part of their 'Engineering Edition' line of HO scale locomotives (DCC and Marklin AC). The model comes with a new metal body mold and chassis, full digital sound, digital keep-alive, digital couplings, advanced lighting,a new smoke generator, and all the fine detail and quality one expects from ESU. The model will be offered in 5 liveries from Era III thorugh Era VI.
See the new ESU HO scale V60 on the ESU Youtube Channel
See the details on the ESU website (German with some english)
The new V60 also features another announcement from ESU for 2019 - the Loksound 5 decoder! The new Loksound decoder includes a new 32-bit processor capable of playing 10 sound channels simultaneously, 16-bit resoultion/31250Hz sample rate, optimized motor control, up to 32 functions, as well as new brake simulation and heavy-load modes and much more. Individual Loksound v5 decoders should be available during the 1st Quarter of 2019
Full details on these and other ESU 2019 New Item announcements will be added to our website catalog once we have full details from ESU at the 2019 Nuremberg Toyfair (Jan 30th to Feb 3rd).
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