Gauge Minitrix - Article No. 16821

Class 218 Diesel Locomotive

Prototype: German Railroad, Inc. (DB AG) "CONNY" general-purpose locomotive, road number 218 460-4, West Franconian Railroad regional service. Diesel hydraulic locomotive with roof version to accommodate the MTU 16V 4000 R40 motor. With offset exhaust hoods.

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Class 218 Diesel Locomotive
Class 218 Diesel Locomotive

Most Important Facts

Article No. 16821
Gauge / Design type Minitrix /
Era VI
Kind Diesel Locomotives
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  • Tooling changes.
  • Digital sound with many functions.
  • Product description

    Model: The locomotive has tooling changes and a new version of the roof to represent correctly the offset exhaust hoods on road number 218 460-4. It also has a built-in digital decoder and sound generator for operation with DCC and Selectrix. The motor includes a flywheel. 4 axles powered. Traction tires. The headlights and marker lights change over with the direction of travel. Warm white LEDs are used for the lighting. The cabs have lighting that can be controlled digitally. The locomotive has a close coupler mechanism. The headlights and marker lights change over with the direction of travel in analog operation. The locomotive has separately applied grab irons.
    Length over the buffers 102 mm / 4".

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  • Publications

    - New items brochure 2019 - Main Catalog Minitrix 2019/2020 - Main Catalog Minitrix 2020/2021 - Main Catalog Minitrix 2021/2022
  • Digital Functions

    Engineer’s cab lighting
    Diesel locomotive op. sounds
    Long distance headlights
    Direct control
    Sound of squealing brakes off
    Rear Headlights off
    High Pitch Horn
    Front Headlights off
    Station Announcements
    Conductor's Whistle
    Brake Compressor
    Blower motors
    Letting off Air
    Low Pitch Horn
    Special sound function
    Warning Sound
    Doors Closing
    Special sound function
    Replenishing fuel
    SIFA warning sound
    Doors Closing
    Station Announcements


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