Gauge Trix H0 - Article No. 25888

Class 44 Steam Locomotive

Prototype: Austrian Federal Railways (BBÖ) class 44 heavy steam freight locomotive, with a type 2´2´T34 standard design coal tender. Black basic paint scheme. Standard design Wagner smoke deflectors, German State Railroad lamps, pilot truck wheel set with spoked wheels, with smoke box central locking, and without inductive magnets. Road number 44 542. The locomotive looks as it did around 1949.

ß d § ` ! K W ï \
Class 44 Steam Locomotive
Class 44 Steam Locomotive

Most Important Facts

Sound demo
Article No. 25888
Gauge / Design type Trix H0 /
Kind Steam Locomotives
539,00 € RRP, incl. Tax
Article in stock. Online-Shop Find Dealer


  • Tooling changes.
  • Version with Wagner smoke deflectors.
  • Air compressor and feedwater pump moved to the running board.
  • Prototypical tooling changes to the running board.
  • Running boards run to the smoke box door and diagonally down to the buffer beam.
  • German State Railroad lamps included as dual headlights on the locomotive and tender.
  • Cab lighting, firebox flickering, and flickering in the ash pan can be controlled digitally.
  • Partially open bar frame with mostly clear view between the running gear and the boiler.
  • High-efficiency propulsion with a flywheel, mounted in the boiler.
  • RailCom-capable DCC/mfx digital decoder included.
  • Product description

    Model: The locomotive has a digital decoder and extensive sound functions. It also has controlled high-efficiency propulsion with a flywheel, mounted in the boiler. 5 axles powered. Traction tires. The locomotive and the coal tender are constructed mostly of metal. The 7226 smoke unit can be installed in the locomotive. The dual headlights change over with the direction of travel. They and the smoke unit that can be installed in the locomotive will work in conventional operation and can be controlled digitally. The cab lighting, firebox flickering, and the flickering in the ash pan can also be controlled separately in digital operation. Maintenance-free warm white and red LEDs are used for the lighting. There is a close coupling with a guide mechanism between the locomotive and tender. There is a close coupler with an NEM pocket and a guide mechanism on the tender and on the front of the locomotive. The minimum radius for operation is 360 mm / 14-3/16". Protective sleeves for the piston rods, brake hoses, and imitation couplers are included as detail parts.
    Length over the buffers 26 cm / 10-1/4".

    An old-timer tank car set to go with this locomotive can be found in the Märklin H0 assortment under item number 46755 along with information about the required DC wheelsets.

    This model can be found in an AC version in the Märklin H0 assortment under item number 39888.

    Spare parts for our articles can be found here in our spare parts search.

  • Publications

    - New items brochure H0 2023 - Main Catalog H0 2023/2024
  • Digital Functions

    Smoke generator contact
    Steam locomotive op. sounds
    Locomotive whistle
    Direct control
    Sound of squealing brakes off
    Engineer’s cab lighting
    Whistle for switching maneuver
    Flickering Light in Fire Box
    Air Pump
    Letting off Steam
    Sound of coal being shoveled
    Tipping grate
    Water Pump
    Replenishing coal
    Replenishing water
    Replenishing sand
    "Switcher Double ""A"" Light"
    Switching maneuver
    Generator Sounds
    On/off function
    Special light function
    Rail Joints
    Safety Valve
    Sound of Couplers Engaging



ATTENTION: adults only
Warning USA
ATTENTION: not for children under 15 years