Märklin – DB AG containervogn, Type Sggrss 80
Prototype: Type Sggrss 80 (DB Type Sggrss 733) 6-axle double container transport car with articulation, for combined load service. «Traffic Red» basic paint scheme. German Railroad, Inc. (DB AG), registered in Germany. Loaded with a 40-foot box container and a 20-foot box container. The car looks as it currently does in real life.
- Completely new tooling for the type Sggrss 80 double container transport car.
- Detailed construction chiefly of metal.
- Used in container trains as unit trains for ocean harbor to interior service.
- Containers are removable and can be stacked.
Model: The cars have prototypical partially open transport car floors constructed of metal, with striking fish belly design side sills. The trucks are type Y 25. Both transport car halves are mounted flexibly on the center truck. The underside of the transport car floors have separately applied brake lines and air tanks. There are folding crossover plates on the upper side of the transport car floors in the area of the articulation. There are separately applied handrails above the car ends and the switching hooks. The cars are loaded with a 40-foot box container and a 20-foot box container that can be removed. Length over the buffers 30.7 cm / 12-1/8″. DC wheel set E700580.