BR 218 DB AG | Gauge H0 - Article No. 26218

"RegionalExpress" Commuter Train.

Prototype: German Railroad, Inc. (DB Regio) push/pull train: class 218 diesel locomotive and three commuter cars. Type Abnrz 403, 1st and 2nd class, type Bnr 436, 2nd class, and type BDnrzf 463, 2nd class with an engineer's cab. Updated cars converted from former "Silberlingen" / "Silver Coin" cars.

"RegionalExpress" Commuter Train.
Article No.26218
Design type1:87
KindTrain Sets
Article not produced anymore.


  • Genuine push/pull train function with the model by means of switching between the pickup shoes.
  • Newly developed locomotive constructed of metal with all wheels powered.
  • mfx decoder with light and sound functions.
  • Softdrive Sine high-efficiency propulsion.
  • Commuter cars in the current paint and lettering scheme.

Product description

Model: There are electrical connections between the locomotive and the cars. The power pickup and the headlights / marker lights change between the locomotive and the cab control car, depending on the direction of travel. The locomotive has an mfx digital decoder, Softdrive Sine high-efficiency propulsion, and a sound effects generator. The locomotive has a maintenance-free, compact design can motor, centrally mounted. 4 axles powered through cardan shafts. 2 traction tires. The headlights and marker lights are maintenance-free LED's, and the headlights are warm white LED's; both lights will work in conventional operation, and can be controlled digitally. The locomotive has separately applied metal grab irons on the sides and ends. It also has detailed buffer beams. Total length over the buffers 98.5 cm / 38-3/4".

One-time series.


- Product programme 2007/2008 - New items brochure 2007


)Metal frame and locomotive body.
XLocomotives with controlled, adjustable C-Sine propulsion. Can be operated with Märklin transformers, in the Märklin Delta system or in the Märklin Digital system (Motorola format).
eDigital decoder with up to 32 digitally controlled functions. The quantity depends on the controller being used.
hBuilt-in sound effects circuit.
NTriple headlights and two red marker lights that change over with the direction of travel.
üInterior lighting can be installed
jBuilt-in interior details.
TMärklin close couplers in standard pocket with pivot point.
UMärklin close couplers in standard pocket with guide mechanism.
5Era 5


ATTENTION: not for children under 3 years
Control UnitMobile StationMobile Station 2Central Station 1/2Central Station 3/2
Headlight(s) XXXXX
Front Headlights off XXXXX
Rear Headlights off XXXXX
Low Pitch Horn XXXXX
Diesel locomotive op. sounds XXXXX
Direct control XXXX
Station Announcements XXXX
High Pitch Horn XXXX
Sound of squealing brakes off XXXX
Conductor's Whistle XXX