Märklin H0 - 39121 - Electric locomotive - E-10.12 "Rheingold" "Bugelfalte" - DB

Märklin H0 - 39121 - Electric locomotive - E-10.12 "Rheingold" "Bugelfalte" - DB
AC - Alternating current/Digital MFX, Sound - Very good condition - In original box

Märklin H0 - 39121 - Electric locomotive - Series E 10.12 Rheingold ‘Bugelfalte’ of the DB.
With original packaging but without the booklet.

The 39121 model is an electric locomotive series E10.10.12 of the Deutsche Bundesbahn (DB) from ERA III.
The model is digital and is fitted with a SoftDrive Sine motor.
The model is fitted with a Märklin MFX- decoder with sound functions in the form of a locomotive whistle sound and a station announcement.

The lighting consists of maintenance-free LEDs
With a blue housing and with the logo of the DB on the sides.
With 3-point front- and 2-point red end-signal lighting.
The length of this model is 18.9 cm. Fitted with close coupling backdrops.

Tested and fully functional.
No damage to the paintwork, but has small cracks re-glued on the side of one frontspiece.
1 pantograph does sit well on the wiring and draws current but will stand fully erect.
Therefore it is offered as being in very good condition instead of mint condition.
Please see the photos of this very beautiful locomotive.

Mainline History: The locomotive of the construction series E10 is an electric locomotive and belongs to the so-called "einheitsloks" that the Deutsche Bundesbahn had developed and built after WW2. The series E 10.12 is a special side-series that was constructed. It was deployed with the new "Rheingold" and "Rheinpfeil" trains, and were locomotives the were required to attain a top speed of 160 km/h. For that purpose, eleven customised E-10 locomotives with different transmission systems were constructed. The E 10.12 locomotives were given both in the "Rheingold" cobalt blue and beige livery and the TEE red and beige livery.

Lot details
No. of items
Electric locomotive
Railroad company
Catalogue Number
Power supply
AC - Alternating current
Digital MFX, Sound
Very good condition
In original box
Additional information
E-10.12 "Rheingold" "Bugelfalte"
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