Prototype: German Railroad, Inc. (DB Cargo) class 290 heavy switch engine. Former class V 90. "Traffic Red" paint scheme from around 2002.
Model: The locomotive has an mfx digital decoder and controlled Softdrive Sine high-efficiency propulsion. It also has a powerful, compact-design, maintenance-free motor with a flywheel, centrally mounted. 4 axles powered through cardan shafts. 2 traction tires. The headlights and marker lights are maintenance-free LED's. The headlights and marker lights will work in conventional operation and can be controlled digitally. The engineer's cab details are shown in relief. The locomotive has separately applied metal grab irons and hand rails. The steps to the engineer's cab can be removed for smaller radius curves. Length over the buffers 16.4 cm / 6-7/16".