The locomotive and tender are constructed of die-cast metal. The motor and gear drive are built into the boiler. 3 axles powered. Traction tires. The locomotive has a digital decoder for DCC, Selectrix, and conventional operation, built into the tender along with the sound circuit with a speaker. The locomotive has dual headlights that change over with the direction of travel and that can be controlled digitally. There is a close coupling between the locomotive and tender.Length over the buffers 144 mm / 5-11/16'.
German State Railroad Company (DRG) steam locomotive, road number 18 527, 4-6-2 design with a type 2Â´2Â´ T 31,7 tender. Built starting in 1923. Use: Heavy express trains.
For the 90th anniversary of the Rheingold.Decoder for DCC, Selectrix, and conventional operation.Prototypical sound.First time with a type 2Â´2Â´ T 31,7 tender.
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90 Years of the RheingoldClass 18.5 for the first time with a 'longâ Bavarian tender