Product Features and Details
The German State Railroad (DRG) had a great success with the E 44. This locomotive had power trucks but no pilot wheels and quickly developed into an “All Purpose Weapon” that turned in the best results in light and medium duty service. This did not change on DB up to the start of the Sixties. This model of road number E 44 046 from the Breslau District is presented in the prime of its years, as it looked in the “Blue Gray” basic paint scheme around 1936.
Prototype: German State Railroad (DRB) class E 44 passenger locomotive. The loco- motive looks as it did around 1936 in blue gray. Road number E 44 046, Rbd. Breslau, assigned to Breslau.
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 in- cluded 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. Length over the buffers 47.8 cm / 18-13/16“.
Highlights: • Digitally controlled Telex couplers at both ends. • Cab lighting. • Sprung buffers. • Warm white LED headlights. • Red marker lights that can be controlled. • Different sound functions. • Cab doors that can be opened.