Gauge H0 - Article No. 39617

Alco PA-1 Diesel Locomotive

Prototype: USA Pennsylvania Railroad (PRR) double unit Alco class PA-1 heavy diesel locomotive. Road numbers 5752A and 5753A. The locomotives look as they did around 1954.

Alco PA-1 Diesel Locomotive
Article No. 39617
Gauge H0
Design type 1:87
Kind Diesel Locomotives
Article not produced anymore.


  • Double locomotive constructed of metal.
  • A heavy unit with impressive pulling power.
  • Two synchronized high-efficiency propulsion systems.
  • mfx+ decoder.


Model: The locomotive has an mfx+ digital decoder and extensive sound functions. 1 controlled high-efficiency propulsion unit in each A unit. Two axles powered in each locomotive. Traction tires. The headlights change over with the direction of travel, will work in conventional operation, and can be controlled digitally. The locomotive has lighted number boards on the sides. Maintenance-free warm white LEDs are used for the lighting. There are close couplers in standard coupler pockets at both ends; they can be replaced with imitation American couplers or pilot skirting. Imitation couplers and skirting are included. Minimum radius for operation 360 mm / 14-3/16". Length over the couplers approximately 47.2 cm / 18-9/16".

One-time series.


- New items brochure 2017 - Product programme 2017/2018 - Product programme 2018/2019


) Metal frame and locomotive body.
c Digital locomotives with high-efficiency propulsion. Maximum speed and acceleration / delay are adjustable. Special motor with electronically enhanced load compensation or a compact bellshaped armature. Can be operated with Märklin transformers, in the Märklin Delta system or in the Märklin Digital system. One controllable auxiliary function (function), when the locomotive is being run in the Digital system.
# mfx+ digital decoder
§ DCC decoder
h Built-in sound effects circuit.
B Single headlights that change over with the direction of travel.
T Märklin close couplers in standard pocket with pivot point.
3 Era 3


ATTENTION: adults only
Control Unit Mobile Station Mobile Station 2 Central Station 1/2 Central Station 3/2
Headlight(s) X X X X X
Diesel locomotive op. sounds X X X X X
Horn X X X X X
Direct control X X X X X
Sound of squealing brakes off X X X X
Bell X X X X
Sound of Couplers Engaging X X X X
Rail Joints X X X X
Cab Radio X X X
Letting off Air X X X
Switching maneuver X X X