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Märklin 39970 Catenary Maintenance Rail Car

Manufacturer: Märklin
Article: 39970
EAN: 4001883399706
Gauge: H0 1:87
Railway Company: DB
Road Number: 701 033-3
Era: IV
System: AC 3 Rail
Decoder: mfx, sound

Märklin 39970 Catenary Maintenance Rail Car

Prototype: German Federal Railroad (DB) class 701 maintenance vehicle. Movable work platform and double arm pantograph included. Used for servicing and checking catenary.

Model: This model has an mfx digital decoder, controlled, high-efficiency Softdrive Sine propulsion, a function decoder, and a sound effects generator. It also has a compact-design, maintenance-free motor. 2 axles powered. Traction tires. The headlights (warm white LEDs) and marker lights are maintenance-free LEDs, they will work in conventional operation, and can be controlled digitally. The engineer’s cab has interior details. The separately applied details are: skylight, antenna, horn, windshield wipers, and ladders. Length over the buffers 16.0 cm / 6-5/16″.


  • Body constructed mostly of metal.
  • mfx decoder with sound functions.
  • The platform and pantograph can be controlled with the speed control knob on the digital controller.
  • Compact-design, high-efficiency Softdrive Sine propulsion system.

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