Gauge H0 - Article No. 39171

Class 103.1 Electric Locomotive

Prototype: German Railroad, Inc. (DB AG) class 103.1 electric locomotive. Version with lengthened cabs, without buffer cladding, and without end skirting. Road number 103 220-0. "Touristikzug" / "Tourism Train" paint scheme. The locomotive looks as it did in 1995.

Class 103.1 Electric Locomotive
Article No.39171
Design type1:87
KindElectric Locomotives
Article not produced anymore.


  • Extensive light and sound functions.
  • Movable figure of a locomotive engineer in both cabs.
  • Pantographs can be controlled digitally.
  • Cab lighting.
  • Engine room lighting.

Product description

Model: The locomotive has an mfx+ digital decoder and extensive sound functions. It also has controlled high-efficiency propulsion with a flywheel, centrally mounted. Two axles in each truck powered through cardan shafts. Traction tires. The triple headlights and dual red marker lights change over with the direction of travel, will work in conventional operation, and can be controlled digitally. The headlights at Locomotive End 2 and 1 can be turned off separately in digital operation. The cab lighting can be controlled digitally. The engine room lighting can be controlled digitally. Maintenance-free warm white and red LEDs are used for the lighting. The movable figure of a locomotive engineer in both cabs can be controlled digitally. The pantographs can be controlled digitally. The locomotive has separately applied windshield wipers. It also has separately applied metal grab irons and roof conductors. Brake lines, prototype couplers, and steps that can be mounted on the locomotive are included. Length over the buffers approximately 23.2 cm / 9-1/8".

One-time series.


A car set to go with this locomotive can be found in the Märklin H0 assortment under item number 43879.


- New items brochure 2020 - Product programme 2020/2021


!Märklin exclusive special model - produced in a one-time series.
)Metal frame and locomotive body.
#mfx+ digital decoder
§DCC decoder
hBuilt-in sound effects circuit.
NTriple headlights and two red marker lights that change over with the direction of travel.
+Built-in LED interior lighting.
UMärklin close couplers in standard pocket with guide mechanism.
5Era 5
YATTENTION: adults only


ATTENTION: adults only
ATTENTION: not for children under 15 years
Control UnitMobile StationMobile Station 2Central Station 1/2Central Station 3/2
Headlight(s) XXXXX
Pantograph control XXXXX
Electric locomotive op. sounds XXXXX
Special Function XXXXX
Pantograph control XXXXX
Locomotive engineer XXXX
Rear Headlights off XXXX
Whistle for switching maneuver XXXX
Front Headlights off XXXX
Direct control XXX
Sound of squealing brakes off XXX
Engineer’s cab lighting XXX
Conductor's Whistle XXX
Interior lights XXX
Locomotive whistle XXX
Blower motors X
Compressor X
Letting off Air X
Sanding X
Switching maneuver X
Conductor X
Procedure function X
Warning announcement X
Surrounding sounds X