BR V 188, DB | Gauge H0 - Article No. 37285

V 188 Heavy Double Diesel Locomotive

This year the five-year MHI series is coming to a worthy conclusion. The carefully weathered, extremely powerful V 188 double diesel locomotive (37285) is the final Part 5. Your collection of these models of the last few years is completed: the class 41 freight steam locomotive (37922), the class 44 steam locomotive with a tender (37895), the older design class 191 electric locomotive (37294), and the class 56.2-8 freight steam locomotive (37516).

Prototype: German Federal Railroad (DB) class V 188 heavy double diesel electric locomotive. Version in a crimson basic paint scheme. Road number V 188 002 a/b. The locomotive looks as it did around 1964.

V 188 Heavy Double Diesel Locomotive
V 188 Heavy Double Diesel Locomotive
V 188 Heavy Double Diesel Locomotive
V 188 Heavy Double Diesel Locomotive
V 188 Heavy Double Diesel Locomotive
V 188 Heavy Double Diesel Locomotive

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Article No.37285
Gauge / Design type H0 / 1:87
KindDiesel Locomotives
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  • Double locomotive includes 2 motors.
  • Realistic diesel locomotive sound.
  • Authentic weathering.
  • Presentation board included.
  • Locomotive engineer figure in Cab 1.
  • mfx+ digital decoder and extensive operating and sound functions included.
  • For even more operating enjoyment in the Märklin "World of Operation".
  • Product description

    Model: The locomotive has an mfx+ digital decoder and extensive sound functions. It also has controlled high-efficiency propulsion. Both locomotives have a motor. 4 axles powered. Traction tires. The triple headlights and dual red marker lights change over with the direction of travel, will work in conventional operation, and can be controlled digitally. The headlights at Locomotive End 2 and 1 can be turned off separately in digital operation. Maintenance-free warm white and red LEDs are used for the lighting. The two locomotives are permanently coupled together.
    Length over the buffers 25.8 cm / 10-1/8".

    A freight car set to go with this locomotive is also being offered exclusively for the MHI in the Märklin assortment under item number 47367.

    This model is being produced in a one-time series only for the Märklin Dealer Initiative (MHI). 5th and last locomotive of a series of 5 locomotives with authentic weathering.

  • Publications

    - Summer New Items 2016 - Product programme 2016/2017
  • Digital Functions

    Control UnitMobile StationMobile Station 2Central Station 1/2Central Station 3/2*
    Mobile Station 2**
    Diesel locomotive op. sounds
    Locomotive whistle
    Direct control
    Sound of squealing brakes off
    Headlight(s): Cab2 End
    Whistle for switching maneuver
    Headlight(s): Cab1 End
    Station Announcements
    Sound of Couplers Engaging
    Brake Compressor
    Letting off steam / air
    Rail Joints

    * New features of the Central Station 2 (Part No. 60213, 60214 or 60215) with the software update 4.2

    ** New features of the Mobile Station 2 (Part No. 60657/66955) with the Software Update 3.55

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