BR 56.2-8, DRG | Gauge H0 - Article No. 37516

Steam Freight Locomotive

Prototype: German State Railroad Company (DRG) class 56.2-8 steam freight locomotive. Rebuilt Prussian G 8.1 with a pilot truck. German State Railroad lanterns and bell. Type 3T 16,5 coal tender. Road number 56 569. The locomotive looks as it did around 1938.

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Steam Freight Locomotive
Steam Freight Locomotive
Steam Freight Locomotive
Steam Freight Locomotive

Most Important Facts

Article No.37516
Gauge / Design type H0 / 1:87
EraII
KindSteam Locomotives
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Highlights

  • Authentic signs of weathering.
  • Presentation board included.
  • mfx+ digital decoder and extensive operational and sound functions included.
  • For still more operating enjoyment in the Märklin "World of Operation".
  • Figures of a locomotive engineer and a fireman included.
  • Factory-installed smoke unit included.
  • Telex coupler on the tender.
  • Product description

    Model: The locomotive has the new mfx+ digital decoder and extensive sound functions. It also has controlled high-efficiency propulsion with a flywheel, mounted in the boiler. 4 axles powered. Traction tires. The locomotive and tender are constructed mostly of metal. The locomotive has a factory-installed 72270 smoke unit. The dual headlights change over with the direction of travel. They and the built-in smoke unit will work in conventional operation and can be controlled digitally. Warm white LEDs are used for the lighting. There is a permanent close coupling with a guide mechanism between the locomotive and tender. The rear of the tender has a Telex coupler that can be controlled in digital operation. The front of the locomotive has a close coupler with an NEM pocket. The locomotive has many separately applied details such as piping and sand pipes. Protective piston sleeves, brake lines, imitation prototype couplers, and figures of a locomotive engineer and a fireman are included.
    Length over the buffers 21.1 cm / 8-5/16".

    A freight car set to go with this locomotive is being produced under item number 46088 also exclusively for the MHI in the Märklin assortment.

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

  • Publications

    - Summer New Items 2015 - Product programme 2015/2016 - Product programme 2016/2017 - Product programme 2017/2018
  • Digital Functions

    Control UnitMobile StationMobile Station 2Central Station 1/2Central Station 3/2*
    Mobile Station 2**
    Headlight(s)
    Smoke generator
    Steam locomotive op. sounds
    Locomotive whistle
    Direct control
    Sound of squealing brakes off
    Bell
    Whistle for switching maneuver
    Telex coupler on the rear
    Sound of coal being shoveled
    Grate Shaken
    Letting off Steam
    Air Pump
    Injectors
    "Switcher Double ""A"" Light"

    * 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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Warning

ATTENTION: adults only