Class 01.5 steam express locomotive with an oil tender. GDR German State Railroad (DR/GDR) "Reko" version. Includes Boxpok wheels, type 2´2´T34 standard design tender as an oil tender. Special design Witte smoke deflectors for the class 01.5, continuous dome streamlining, and inductive magnet on one side. Road number 01 0503-1. The locomotive looks as it did in the mid-Seventies.
- Especially intricate metal construction.
- Striking Boxpok wheels and continuous dome streamlining.
- Partially open bar frame and many separately applied details.
- "World of Operation" mfx+ decoder and extensive operation and sound functions included.
The locomotive has an mfx+ digital decoder and extensive sound functions. It also has controlled high-efficiency propulsion with a flywheel, mounted in the boiler. 3 axles powered. Traction tires. The locomotive and tender are constructed mostly of metal. The 7226 smoke unit can be installed in the locomotive. The triple headlights change over with the direction of travel. They and the smoke unit that can be installed in the locomotive will work in conventional operation and can be controlled digitally. The cab lights can also be controlled digitally. Maintenance-free warm white LEDs are used for the lighting. There is a close coupling with a guide mechanism between the locomotive and tender. There is a close coupler with an NEM pocket and a guide mechanism on the tender. The minimum radius for operation is 360 mm / 14-3/16". Protective sleeves for the piston rods and brake hoses are included as detail parts. Length over the buffers 28.2 cm / 11-1/8".
A set of express train passenger cars to go with the class 01.5 steam locomotive can be found in the Märklin H0 assortment under item number 42982.
This model can be found in a DC version in the Trix H0 assortment under item number 22909.