22912 - Steam Loco BR 08 1001 DR/DDR (HO SCALE)
Class 08 Express Steam Locomotive, with a Powdered Coal Tender
Prototype: Class 08 heavy express steam locomotive with a powdered coal tender based on the type 2´2´T34. Version as an experimental locomotive with powdered coal firing for the GDR German State Railroad (DR/DDR). Locomotive road number 08 1001. The locomotive looks as it did in the Mid-Fifties.
New tooling as an experimental powdered coal locomotive with a powdered coal tender and many separately applied details included.
Cab lighting and running gear lights can be controlled digitally.
Equipped with factory-installed smoke unit.
Digital decoder and extensive light and sound functions included.
Model: The locomotive has a digital decoder and extensive light and sound functions.
It also has controlled high-efficiency propulsion with a flywheel, mounted in the boiler.
4 axles powered. Traction tires.
The locomotive and tender are constructed mostly of metal.
The model has a factory-installed 72270 smoke unit.
The dual headlights on the locomotive and tender change over with the direction of travel.
They and the built-in smoke unit will work in conventional operation and can be controlled digitally. There is also cab lighting and running gear lights that can be controlled digitally.
Maintenance-free warm white LEDs are used for lighting.
There is an adjustable coupling with a guide mechanism between the locomotive and tender.
The rear of the tender has a close coupler in an NEM pocket with a guide mechanism.
The minimum radius for operation is 437.5 mm / 17-1/4".
Brake hoses, heating lines, and imitation prototype couplers are included.
Length over the buffers 29.4 cm / 11-9/16".
This model can be found in an AC version in the Märklin H0 assortment under item number 39242.