Product Features and Details
Electric locomotive E.656.072 of Italian State Railways.
¦ Version without horizontal buffer
¦ Pantographs FS Type 52 with bent slide plate
¦ Many extra applied plug-in parts
¦ Delicately designed handrails
¦ With individually switchable headlight or tail light in digital mode
The E.656 class is a six-axle Italian electric locomotive nicknamed "Caimano". It is a further development of the classes E.636, E.645 and E.646 with a likewise split locomotive body. However, compared to the class E.636, they have modified axle and pivot spacing. The high tractive power and the maximum speed of 150 km/h enable use in front of passenger and goods trains.