This railcar in N scale was mainly used for flatland routes and had several nicknames like „Taschenlampen-Express – flashlight express“, „Steckdosen-InterCity-socket intercity“ or „Akkublitz- battery flash“.
The "Jumbo" among the steam locos!
The steam locomotive could carry trains with a total load of 1200 t, on steep ramps with 600 t. The locomotives called "Jumbo" because of their traction were used with great success in almost all of Germany as well as in many other European countries.
Combined transport is a special form of intermodal transport in which the vast majority Part of the route is covered by rail and / or inland waterway, and the fore and aft Caster on the road is kept as short as possible.
175 years have to be celebrated!
The "Royal Bavarian State Railways" celebrates its 175th anniversary and FLEISCHMANN celebrates with wonderful models!