Gauge: H0 1:87
Railway Company: SNCF
System: AC 3 Rail
Decoder: fx digital
Märklin 28590 Le Capitole Express Train Set
Prototype: French State Railways (SNCF) “Le Capitole” express train. The train consists of a class BB 9200 express locomotive and 4 express train passenger cars in the typical paint scheme of the “Le Capitole”. The train looks as it did at the start of the Seventies.
Model: This is a reproduction of classic Märklin models in metal and “tin-plate” construction. The train comes in the elegant ruby red paint scheme of the “Le Capitole” express train. The locomotive has a metal body and frame. It also has a digital decoder. 2 axles powered. Traction tires. The dual headlights change over with the direction of travel. There are coupler hooks with advance uncoupler tabs at both ends of the locomotive. The express train passenger cars have “tin-plate” construction. They are 1st class cars, have interiors and different car numbers. They also have RELEX couplers. Total length of the train 119 cm / 46-7/8″.
- Reproduction of classic Märklin models constructed of metal.
- The locomotive is up-to-date with a digital decoder.
One-time series. New items brochure 2009 – Product programme 2009/2010
See at Märklin.