Product Features and Details
Load-controlled digital DCC sound decoder. Switchable on/off constant triple headlights, co-ordinated with direction of travel. Prototypical "daylight" between boiler and chassis. Fully operational, finely detailed Heusinger valve gear. Cast metal chassis. Motor with flywheel. Drive in tender onto 4 wheels with 2 traction tyres. Close-coupling between loco and tender. Slot-guide mechanism at each end and automatic PROFI-couplings with pre-uncoupling for true close coupling. Standard NEM 362 coupling socket. Epoch IV. Based on:
Naturally within the Epoch IV period, the class 55´s were mainly used in Western zone of Germany.