Zoom: hover, original: click

Steam locomotive BR 23 DB Ep.III

Fleischmann 712305

224.90 EUR
Incl. 19% VAT., excl. shipping
local_shippingDelivery time: 4-21 working days*
CategoriesRolling stock, Locomotive, steam
Railway companyDB
Electrical systemSpur N, 2-Leiter Gleichstrom
CouplerSchacht NEM 355 ohne KK-Kinematik
Headlights3-Spitzenlicht an beiden Fahrzeugenden, mit Fahrtrichtung wechselnd
Motor3-poliger Motor
Quarter first delivery4/2020
Length over buffer (mm)134mm
Min. radius (mm)192mm
Friction tyres2
Drivel axles2
Steam locomotive series 23 of the Deutsche Bundesbahn.

True to the original paintwork and lettering. Installed windows. Movable Heusinger control. Brake pads between the wheels. Die-cast metal chassis.

¦ In Era III version
The BR 023 was a real universal genius. It carried local, express and express trains. Occasionally you could even see them in the freight train service. The new Bundesbahn locomotive series 023 (up to 1968: BR 23) was still active in Era IV. On December 31, 1971, 76 machines were in the maintenance inventory and, without exception, stationed in three depots (Saarbrücken, Kaiserslautern and Crailsheim). The modern BR 23 “survived” the Prussian P 8 - it was intended to replace it - by only one year. It developed 1314 kW (1785 hp), weighed 131.8 t and drove forward 110 km / h or tender 85 km / h ahead. After the official decommissioning in December 1975, 8 copies have been preserved for posterity in associations and museums, some of them usable.

This model is not a toy. Not suitable for children under 14 years!