Märklin H0 - 37251 - Fireless steam locomotive of the Großkraftwerk Mannheim (GKM)
With original packaging and booklet
Running number: 3
Tested on functionality.
Undamaged and no paintwork issues.
This locomotive is in mint condition.
Has hardly ever been used on the model rail layout. Please see the (gear) wheels and pick-up shoe
Fireless locomotives are steam locomotives of which the steam boiler isn’t filled with fuel but with steam by an external source (station) So there is no ‘’fire’’ present in the locomotive, therefore there is also no risk of an explosion in the presence of explosive gas which can happen at large coal processing companies These locomotives are preferably used on factory and industry tracks, where the steam to refill practically exists as a by-product The energy supply of the locomotive consists of a above the boiling point of 100 ° Celsius heated water mass At Henschel coupled D-machines the water content was 20 m3 and the steam pressure 20 bar These machines were favourable in purchase, economical in the consumption in the daily shunting practice Therefore, for example, in the large power station of Mannheim GKM to date this type of traction is used successfully So a very important reason for purchase in environments with a potential explosion hazard, for example gas companies, coal mines etc. where this fireless locomotive can provide excellent services
Please see the photos for a nice impression
The presentation rail is not included in this offer
- No. of items
- Railroad company
- Großkraftwerk Mannheim (GKM)
- Catalogue Number
- Power supply
- AC - Alternating current
- Digital FX
- In original box