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By linking up with one of the biggest model train hobby outlets in Germany, Modell Center Hünerbein, my customers gain all the advantages of buying from a large outlet with a range of over 80 different model train products and 40000 different items.

Great Märklin Offers

39187 Class 218 diesel locomotive. 

Prototype: German Railroad, Inc. (DB AG) class 218 diesel locomotive, DB Locomotive/Car Maintenance, Inc. Cottbus. Diesel-hydraulic locomotive with electric train heating. Road number 218 497-6. The locomotive looks as it did starting in 2021. 

The Highlights: 

  • Attractive design for the Cottbus FZI.
  • First time to include the striking snowploughs on both ends of the locomotive.
  • Prototypical roof version for the class 218.4 with large cooling fans.
  • Cab lighting can be controlled digitally.
  • Figure of a locomotive engineer seated in one of the cabs.
  • Extensive sound functions
  • Cab lighting. triple headlights and dual red marker lights change over with the direction of travel

This extensively decorated locomotive symbolizes in a special paint scheme the history of the Cottbus locomotive and car maintenance facility from steam locomotive overhauling to the latest facility for the complicated maintenance of the ICEs.

R5960.00 including VAT subject to the Rand value.

39551 Normal retail price R8100.00, on special for R7360.00, Vat included, subject to the Rand value.

Prototype: Bavarian class G 5/5 heavy freight steam locomotive with a 2´2 T21.8 tender. Type version from the third delivery series. Dark green basic paint scheme of the Bavarian group administration of the Deutsche Reichsbahn. Road number 5861. The locomotive looks as it did around 1923.

Highlights

  • Completely new construction.
  • The locomotive and tender are largely made of metal.
  • Open work bar frame and many separately applied details.
  • High efficiency propulsion with a flywheel in the boiler.
  • Oncoming train lights can also be digitally switched separately.
  • Most powerful five-coupler engine of all German regional railroad locomotives.
  • Different road number to 39550, The winning model.
  • DRG steam locomotive type G5 / 5 Selected the 2015 MBI readers’ choice model.

Model: With digital decoder mfx. A controlled high-efficiency motor with a flywheel in the boiler. 5 axles powered. Traction tires. Locomotive and tender largely made of metal. Set up for smoke generator 72270. The dual headlights change over with the direction of travel and the smoke generator can be retrofitted, will work in conventional operation, and can be controlled digitally. Third light on the locomotive in front and on the tender, depending on the direction of travel, can be digitally switched on separately. Lighting with maintenance free warm white light-emitting diodes (LED). Close coupling between the locomotive and the tender. Close coupling with NEM shaft at the front of the locomotive and at the rear of the tender. Minimum radius of 360 mm that can be driven on. Piston rod protection tubes and brake hoses are included.

Length over the buffers 23.5 cm.

39552 Normal retail price R9725.00, on special for R8830.00, Vat included, subject to the Rand value.

 Prototype: Class 57.5 heavy freight steam locomotive (formerly Bavarian class G 5/5) with a 2´2 T21.8 tender. Type version from the fourth delivery series. Black / red basic paint scheme of the Deutsche Bundesbahn (DB). Road number 57 579. The locomotive looks as it did around 1949.

Model: With a new mfx + digital decoder and extensive sound functions. It also has a controlled high-efficiency motor with a flywheel in the boiler. 5 axles powered. Traction tires. Locomotive and tender largely made of metal. Set up for smoke generator 72270. The dual headlights change over with the direction of travel and the smoke generator can be retrofitted, will work in conventional operation, and can be controlled digitally. Lighting with maintenance-free warm white light-emitting diodes (LED). Close coupling between the locomotive and the tender. Close coupling with NEM shaft at the front of the locomotive and at the rear of the tender. Minimum radius of 360 mm that can be driven on. Piston rod protection tubes and brake hoses are included. Length over the buffers 23.5 cm.

    And a lot more…..

    Part: 37690

    Special edition Märklin diesel class 363 switching locomotive painted in the DB Intercity colour scheme. Digitally controlled with extensive sound and light functions.

    Part: 39706

    Märklin limited edition Insider TEE wagon. Model of the RAm TEE diesel train set as it was at the end of the 1950’s. The set comes with a digital sound decoder with extensive sound and lighting functions which includes engine room, coach and table lamp lighting.

    Part: 46414

    Märklin limited edition Bulk Oil Tank Wagon

    Part: 39923

    Limited edition, technical improved and retooled Märklin steam locomotive class 92. Digitally controlled with extensive sound and light functions.

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