Class V 320 Diesel Locomotive
Model: The locomotive has a digital decoder and extensive sound and light functions. It also has 2 speakers for optimal locomotive sound reproduction. The locomotive has controlled, high-efficiency propulsion with a flywheel, centrally mounted. Two axles in each truck powered by means of cardan shafts. Traction tires. The triple headlights and dual red marker lights change over with the direction of travel, will work in conventional operation, and can be controlled digitally. The headlights at Locomotive Ends 2 and 1 can be turned off separately in digital operation. The locomotive has the double "A" light function. The cab and engine room lighting can each be controlled digitally. Maintenance-free warm white and red LEDs are used for the lighting. The locomotive has 4 ventilation fans, each powered by a motor, and controlled digitally in pairs. Different speeds can be set for the ventilation fans. The locomotive has separately applied metal grab irons on the sides and ends. The buffer beams are detailed. Brake hoses and imitation prototype couplers are included for installing on the locomotive. Length over the buffers 26.4 cm / 10-3/8".
Prototype: Class V 320 heavy diesel locomotive, with a wind deflector on the cab windows and a railroad radio antenna. Yellow basic paint scheme. Privately owned locomotive for the firm Wiebe Track Laying Machines, Inc. Achim, Germany. Locomotive road number 320 001-1. The locomotive looks as it did around 2015.
Freight car sets to go with this locomotive can be found under item numbers 48459 and 48460 in the Märklin H0 assortment with information about the necessary DC wheelsets as well as under item number 24142 in the Trix H0 assortment.
This model can be found in an AC version in the Märklin H0 assortment under item number 39321.
Prototypical tooling changesLocomotive frame and body constructed mostly of metalSpinning ventilation fans controlled digitally in pairsCab and engine room lighting controlled digitallyDigital decoder and extensive light and sound functions included.