Prototype: German Federal Railroad (DB) class 141. B-B wheel arrangement. The locomotive looks as it did in Era IV with 5 lamps at each end, Klatte grills, and without a continuous rain gutter.
Model: The locomotive has an mfx digital decoder and extensive sound functions. It also has Softdrive Sine controlled high-efficiency propulsion and a compact design, maintenance-free motor. 4 axles powered. Traction tires. The locomotive has separately applied metal grab irons. The engineer's cabs have interior details. The locomotive has separately applied roof walks. The triple headlights and dual red marker lights change over with the direction of travel. The headlights are maintenance-free, warm white LEDs and the marker lights are maintenance-free, red LEDs. They will work in conventional operation, and can be controlled digitally. The locomotive has detailed buffer beams. It also has NEM coupler pockets and a guide mechanism for close couplers. Length over the buffers 18 cm / 7-1/8".
The class 141 is the perfect shuttle train locomotive to go with the "Silberlingen" / "Silver Coins" commuter cars, item nos. 43802, 43812 und 43832, also appearing in 2010 as new items.
This model can be found in a DC version in the Trix H0 assortment under item no. 22171.