New Item Gauge Minitrix - Article No. 16240

Class 248 Electric Locomotive

Prototype: Alpha Trains Luxembourg S.à r.l class 248 dual power locomotive (Vectron Dual Mode), leased to LEONHARD WEISS, Inc. and Company, Göppingen, Germany. From the Siemens Vectron product family. Road number 248 040. The locomotive looks as it did in 2023.

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Class 248 Electric Locomotive
Class 248 Electric Locomotive

Most Important Facts

Article No. 16240
Gauge / Design type Minitrix /
Era VI
Kind Electric Locomotives
339,00 € RRP, incl. Tax
planned delivery: 4th quarter 2024 Find Dealer


  • Locomotive body and frame are constructed of die-cast zinc.
  • Numerous light functions can be controlled digitally.
  • Digital decoder with extensive operation and sound functions.
  • Product description

    Model: The locomotive has a built-in digital decoder and sound generator for operation with mfx and DCC. The motor has a flywheel. 4 axles powered. Traction tires. 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. When the headlights are off at both ends, then the double A light function is on at both ends. Long-distance headlights can be controlled separately in digital operation. Cab lighting can be controlled digitally. Special switching lights and lights for running against traffic can be controlled digitally. Maintenance-free warm white and red LEDs are used for the lighting. Brake hoses for installation on the locomotive are included separately. Length over the buffers 124.8 mm / 4-7/8".

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  • Publications

    - Neuheiten-Prospekt Minitrix 2024
  • Digital Functions

    Low Pitch Horn
    Electric locomotive op. sounds
    Diesel locomotive op. sounds
    Direct control
    Sound of squealing brakes off
    Headlight(s): Cab2 End
    Long distance headlights
    Headlight(s): Cab1 End
    High Pitch Horn
    Blower motors
    Blower motors
    Letting off Air
    Engineer’s cab lighting
    Special sound function
    Opening cab door
    Operating sounds
    Train control warning sound
    SIFA warning sound
    Warning announcement
    SIFA warning sound
    Station Announcements
    Conductor's Whistle
    Doors Closing
    Special sound function


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