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Trix 12304 - DRG Class 18.4 Locomotive

DRG Express Locomotive with a Tender Class BR 18.4

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Prototype: German State Railroad Company (DRG) class 18.4, 4-6-2 design. Built starting in 1908 as the class S 3/6 for the Royal Bavarian State Railroad. Use: Heavy express trains.

Model: Era II. The locomotive has the new, impressive Trix technology: • Locomotive and tender made of die-cast metal. • Can motor with a bell-shaped armature and a flywheel. • Motor and gear drive in the boiler. • Digital connector in the tender. • Close coupling between the locomotive and tender. Finely detailed model, 3 axles powered, 2 traction tires. Length over buffers 134 mm / 5-1/4".

Highlights: Model of the classic version of the S 3/6. Prototypical detail changes. Metal construction. Can motor with a bell-shaped armature in the boiler. Digital connector.

The class S 3/6 locomotives were particularly successful designs. These units proved themselves both in Bavaria and also in important, long distance passenger service beyond the borders of Germany. The German State Railroad Company ordered additional units in this class between 1923 and 1930 from Maffei and Henschel, based on the good experience with this locomotive, later designated as the class 18.4. A special, visible

  • Manufacturer Trix
  • Scale N
  • Item Type Locomotive and Powered Units