Prototype: Railsystems RP GmbH (RP) class 218 general-purpose locomotive. Diesel hydraulic locomotive with roof version for the MTU 16V 4000 R40 motor. Exhaust hoods moved. In the current paint scheme ("Nose Art").
The locomotive is a tooling variation with a new roof version to represent the fourth production series. 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. Warm white LED's are used for the lighting. The headlights, marker lights, and cab lights can be controlled digitally. The locomotive has a close coupler mechanism. It also has separately applied grab irons. All of the functions can also be controlled in the SX2 digital format. Length over the buffers 102 mm / 4".
- Tooling variation.
- Digital sound with many functions.
- Extensive paintwork.
Delivery is planned for June of 2018.
- Era VI
- 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 LEDs
- Metal locomotive frame
- With NEM coupler pocket and mechanism for close couplers