BR 290 DB | Gauge H0 - Article No. 37902

Diesel Locomotive.

Prototype: German Railroad, Inc. (DB Cargo) class 290 heavy switch engine. Former class V 90. "Traffic Red" paint scheme from around 2002.

Diesel Locomotive.
Article No.37902
Design type1:87
KindDiesel Locomotives
Article not produced anymore.


  • Model constructed mostly of metal.
  • Compact-design, high-efficiency Softdrive Sine propulsion.
  • All axles powered.

Product description

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".


- Product programme 2007/2008 - New items brochure 2007


(Metal frame and mostly 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.
NTriple headlights and two red marker lights that change over with the direction of travel.
TMärklin close couplers in standard pocket with pivot point.
5Era 5


ATTENTION: not for children under 3 years
Control UnitMobile StationMobile Station 2Central Station 1/2Central Station 3/2
Headlight(s) XXXXX
Direct control XXXXX