Product Features and Details
Steam locomotive class 44 of the Deutsche Reichsbahn Gesellschaft.
* Model with "Wagner" smoke deflectors
* Running metal boards and skirt
* Central driven axle with low wheel flanges
* Unobstructed view through the boiler and the chassis
* Locomotive and tender are able to draw current.
* Operation condition: 1930ies
* The locomotive is used to haul heavy goods trains.
The locomotives were able to carry trains with a total load of 1200 t, - on steep ramps with 600 t. The steam locomotives, also known as the "Jumbo" for their strong traction power, were used with great success in almost all of Germany and in many other European countries. The locomotives reached a top speed of 80 km / h in forward gear and 50 km / h in reverse gear.