Prototype: German Federal Railroad (DB) class 218 general-purpose locomotive. Diesel hydraulic locomo- tive with electric train heating. Without exhaust stacks. Tourism train paint scheme from 1996.Use: Passenger and freight trains.
Model: The locomotive has a built-in digital decoder and sound generator for operation with DCC, Selectrix, and Selectrix 2. The motor has a flywheel. 4 axles powered. Traction tires. The headlights and marker lights change over with the direction of travel, and the headlights are warm white LEDs. The headlights and marker lights can be controlled digitally. The locomotive has close coupler mechanisms. It also has separately applied grab irons on the sides and ends. All of the functions can also be controlled in the SX2 digital format.
Length over the buffers 102 mm / 4“.
Digital sound with many functions.
Extensive paint scheme.
Different road number from the one for 16285.
To be delivered starting in the 1st quarter of 2015.