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Märklin 41874 L'Oiseau Bleu PBA TEE Express Train Passenger Car Set

Manufacturer: Märklin
Article: 41874
EAN: 4001883418742
Gauge: H0 1:87
Railway Company: SNCF/SNCB
Road Number:
Era: IV
System: AC 3 Rail

Märklin 41874 L’Oiseau Bleu PBA TEE Express Train Passenger Car Set

Prototype: INOX cars (constructed of stainless steel) for the Trans Europe Express between Paris, Brussels, and Amsterdam (TEE PBA). 2 type A8tu 41 and A8tu 42 open seating cars, painted and lettered for the Belgian State Railways (SNCB/NMBS). Type A5rtu 21 dining car with galley and type A2Dx 4 generator car with a service compartment, painted and lettered for the French State Railways (SNCF). All of the cars are 1st class. Built starting in 1964. Used for the “L’Oiseau Bleu” TEE train.

Model: The cars are reproduced to scale without compromise in all of the dimensions. Minimum radius for operation is 360 mm / 14-3/16″ (with sufficient clearance). The cars have underbodies specific to the various types of cars. The cars have type Y24 trucks. The cars have a special paint finish to represent the INOX surface. The 7319 current-conducting coupling or the 72020/72021 current-conducting coupler, the 73405 pickup shoe and the 73400/73401 (2 per car) lighting kit can be installed in the cars. Total length over the buffers 113 cm / 44-1/2″.


  • Full scale length.
  • Precise detailing.
  • Perfect INOX finish.
  • Multiple color interior details.
  • Complete series of cars available.

One-time series.

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