BR 218 DB | Gauge H0 - Article No. 39181

Diesel Locomotive.

Prototype: German Federal Railroad (DB) class 218 general-purpose locomotive. Diesel hydraulic locomotive with electric train heating.

Diesel Locomotive.
Article No. 39181
Gauge H0
Design type 1:87
Era IV
Kind Diesel Locomotives
Article not produced anymore.


  • Metal construction.
  • Compact-design, high-efficiency Softdrive Sine propulsion.
  • mfx decoder.

Product description

Model: The locomotive has an mfx digital decoder and high-efficiency Softdrive Sine propulsion. It also has a centrally mounted, compact-design, maintenance-free motor. 4 axles powered through cardan shafts. Traction tires. The headlights are maintenance-free, warm white LEDs, they 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. Length over the buffers 18.9 cm / 7-7/16".


This model is available as item no. 39180 with sound and as item no. 39181 without sound, with different road numbers. These locomotives are available from Trix for 2-rail DC under item nos. 22218 and 22219.


- Product programme 2007/2008 - New items brochure 2007 - Product programme 2008/2009 - Product programme 2009/2010


) Metal frame and locomotive body.
X Locomotives 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).
e Digital decoder with up to 32 digitally controlled functions. The quantity depends on the controller being used.
N Triple headlights and two red marker lights that change over with the direction of travel.
T Märklin close couplers in standard pocket with pivot point.
4 Era 4


ATTENTION: not for children under 3 years
Control Unit Mobile Station Mobile Station 2 Central Station 1/2 Central Station 3/2
Headlight(s) X X X X X
Front Headlights off X X X X X
Rear Headlights off X X X X X
Direct control X X X X X