BR 45, DB | Gauge H0 - Article No. 37455

Heavy Freight Steam Locomotive with a Tender.

Prototype: German Federal Railroad (DB) class 45 heavy freight steam locomotive. Rebuilt version with a new design, high-efficiency boiler, Witte smoke deflectors, DB Reflex glass headlights, and a type 2´3´T38 five-axle tender. Road number 45 010. The locomotive looks as it did around 1965.

Heavy Freight Steam Locomotive with a Tender.
Heavy Freight Steam Locomotive with a Tender.

Most Important Facts

Article No.37455
Gauge / Design type H0 / 1:87
KindSteam Locomotives
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  • The most powerful German steam locomotive.
  • First time for a version with a new design, high-efficiency boiler.
  • Particularly finely detailed metal construction.
  • A wide variety of operating and sound functions that can be controlled digitally.
  • Red wheel rims.
  • Smoke generator already included.
  • Product description

    Model: The locomotive has an mfx digital decoder and extensive sound functions. It also has high-efficiency propulsion, built into the boiler. 5 axles powered. Traction tires. The locomotive and tender are constructed mostly of metal. A 7226 smoke generator is included with the locomotive. The triple headlights and the smoke generator contact will work in conventional operation and can be controlled digitally. The locomotive has cab lighting and flickering in the fire box that can be controlled digitally. Warm white LEDs are used for the lighting. There is a close coupling with a guide mechanism between the locomotive and the tender. There is a Telex coupler in an NEM pocket, with a guide mechanism, on the rear of the tender. It can be controlled digitally. The locomotive has a reproduction of the internal cylinder. It also has numerous separately applied lines and grab irons. The minimum radius for operation is 360 mm / 14-3/16". Piston rod protection sleeves and brake hoses are included.
    Length over the buffers 29.5 cm / 11-5/8".

    A freight car set to go with this locomotive is also being offered exclusively for Insider members under item number 46081.

    This model can be found in a DC version in the Trix H0 assortment under item number 22945 exclusively for Trix Club members.

    The 37455 freight steam locomotive is being produced in 2013 in a one-time series only for Insider members.

  • Publications

    - Product programme 2013/2014
  • Digital Functions

    Control UnitMobile StationMobile Station 2Central Station 1/2Central Station 3/2*
    Mobile Station 2**
    Smoke generator contact
    Steam locomotive op. sounds
    Locomotive whistle
    Direct control
    Sound of squealing brakes off
    Engineer’s cab lighting
    Whistle for switching maneuver
    Telex coupler on the rear
    Flickering Light in Fire Box
    Letting off Steam
    Sound of coal being shoveled
    Grate Shaken
    Air Pump

    * 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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