Gauge 1 - Article No. 55290

Class E 44 Electric Locomotive

Prototype: German Federal Railroad (DB) class E 44 passenger locomotive. The locomotive looks as it did around 1959 in the "Bottle Green" basic paint scheme. Road number E 44 088, Bw Bamberg, DB Nürnberg, assigned to Bamberg.

Class E 44 Electric Locomotive
Article No. 55290
Gauge 1
Kind Electric Locomotives
Article not produced anymore.


  • Digitally controlled Telex couplers.
  • Cab lighting.
  • Sprung buffers.
  • Warm white LED headlights.
  • Red marker lights that can be controlled.
  • Different sound functions.
  • Cab doors that can be opened.

Product description

Model: The locomotive is constructed of metal with applied plastic parts. It has an mfx digital decoder, controlled high-efficiency propulsion, and a sound effects generator. The locomotive can be operated with AC, DC, Märklin Digital, and DCC. It has 2 powerful motors. 2 axles powered. The locomotive has warm white LED headlights that will work in conventional operation and can be controlled digitally. Red marker lights can be turned off. The wheel treads have been refined. The locomotive has individually digitally controlled Telex couplers at both ends that can be replaced by reproduction prototype couplers. Reproduction prototype couplers are included with the locomotive. The engineer's cabs have interior details, interior lighting that can be controlled, and doors that can be opened. The locomotive has separately applied metal grab irons. It also has sprung buffers. Different sound functions can be activated such as the locomotive whistle, running sound, compressed air being released, and the clicking of the relay. Minimum radius for operation 1,020 mm / 40-5/32". Length over the buffers 47.8 cm / 18-13/16".


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( Metal frame and mostly 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.
e Digital decoder with up to 32 digitally controlled functions. The quantity depends on the controller being used.
§ DCC decoder
h Built-in sound effects circuit.
N Triple headlights and two red marker lights that change over with the direction of travel.
k Built-in interior lighting.
j Built-in interior details.
i Power supply can be switched to operated from catenary.
V Locomotive / car has sprung buffers.
W Automatic claw couplers can be replaced with reproduction prototype couplers.
3 Era 3
Y ATTENTION: adults only


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
Pantograph Sounds X X X X X
Electric locomotive op. sounds X X X X X
Sanding X X X X X
Engineer’s cab lighting X X X X X
Telex coupler on the front X X X X
Front Headlights off X X X X
Telex coupler on the rear X X X X
Rear Headlights off X X X X
Sound of squealing brakes off X X X
Direct control X X X
Main Relay X X X
Locomotive whistle X X X
Letting off Air X X X
Compressor X X X
Sound of Relays Clicking X X X