Prototype: German Federal Railroad (DB) class 01 express train steam locomotive. With Witte smoke deflectors. The locomotive looks as it did around 1961.
Model: This is a reproduction of a Märklin classic based on item numbers 3008/3048. The locomotive has an mfx digital decoder. It also has controlled high-efficiency propulsion. 3 axles powered. A 7226 smoke unit can be installed in this locomotive. There are triple headlights at the front of the locomotive; they will work in conventional operation and can be controlled digitally. The locomotive body and frame are constructed of metal. The wheels and valve gear are bright nickel plated like the original models. The tender has a Relex coupler. Length over the buffers 28 cm / 11".
The class 01 express train steam locomotive can be used as an appropriate locomotive for the "tin-plate" passenger cars from the 00766 display.