BR 220 DB | Gauge 1 - Article No. 55803

Diesel Locomotive.

Prototype: German Federal Railroad (DB) class 220 heavy general-purpose locomotive. Built as the V 200 with 2 motors and hydraulic propulsion. Typical paint scheme for the Seventies.

Diesel Locomotive.
Diesel Locomotive.

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Article No.55803
Gauge / Design type 1 /
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  • Very powerful: a model with a lot of pulling power.
  • Custom-tailored look without the "V": the style of the Seventies.
  • Listen up: great sounds from this locomotive - and the conductor's whistle.
  • Product description

    Model: The locomotive has a metal frame for a low center of gravity. The locomotive has an mfx digital decoder with motor control. It can be run with DC power, AC power, Märklin Digital, and Märklin Systems. The locomotive has a powerful motor, centrally mounted. All of the axles in both trucks are powered through cardan shafts and the locomotive has traction tires. The white headlights and red marker lights change over with the direction of travel, will work in conventional operation and can controlled digitally. The engineer's cabs have interior details and a figure of a locomotive engineer is in the front cab. The engine room has details in relief. The locomotive has metal grab irons and other separately applied details: handrails, antenna, roof vents. The buffer beams have sprung buffers, and brake lines and prototype couplers are included and can be installed on the locomotive. The Märklin couplers can be removed from the locomotive.
    Minimum radius for operation 1,020 mm / 40-3/16".
    Length over the buffers 57.7 cm / 22-11/16".

    Express train passenger cars for the 220 in the same look are available under item nos. 58022, 58031, 58042, and 58052.

    One-time series.

  • Publications

    - New items brochure 2008 - Product programme 2008/2009
  • Digital Functions

    Control UnitMobile StationMobile Station 2Central Station 1/2Central Station 3/2*
    Mobile Station 2**
    Diesel locomotive op. sounds
    Warning Sound
    Direct control
    Engineer’s cab lighting
    Rear Headlights off
    Front Headlights off
    Conductor's Whistle
    Sound of squealing brakes off
    Letting off Air

    * 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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ATTENTION: not for children under 3 years