Märklin H0 - 3374 - Diesel locomotive - BR 216 - DB

Märklin H0 - 3374 - Diesel locomotive - BR 216 - DB
AC - Alternating current/Analogue, Digital - Good condition - In original box

Märklin H0 - 3374 - Diesel locomotive BR 216 of the DB
With original packaging but without the booklet.
Company Number: 216 188-3

Please note: his locomotive has been converted from Delta to digital with an 8-pin Märklin decoder.

In turquoise and beige livery with brown and grey bands along the eaves
Brown and grey chassis

Runs faultlessly and switches direction of travel smoothly.
Undamaged and without paintwork issues.
The outer box has signs of damage due to storage (some discolouration).

Please see the photos of this beautiful locomotive.
The presentation rail is not included in this lot.

Mainline History: The first prototype Series V160 was built by the Krupp company, and was delivered to the DB in 1960. It had running number V160 001 and had a rounded nose. Several other locomotives of this Series followed (No’s.V160 002 to 009) which were then given the nickname “Lollo”. The first of the Series V160 (V160 010) with different front was delivered in 1963, thus giving the V160 a new look. Up until 1968, 214 of these V160 locomotives were manufactured. (V160 011-224). In 1968 these locomotives were renumbered with the 216 numbers. The locomotives could achieve a top speed of 120 km/h.

The previous series of these locomotives were decommissioned between 1978 and 1984. The last of the Series BR 216 locomotives of the DB were decommissioned in 2004.

Lot details
No. of items
Diesel locomotive
Railroad company
Catalogue Number
Power supply
AC - Alternating current
Analogue, Digital
Good condition
In original box
Additional information
BR 216
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