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03.11.2018 TT steam locomotive BR 55 #47100

Steam locomotive Class 55 of the German Reichsbahn – the bread-and-butter locomotive for freight train and switching as a detailed TT model by PIKO
47100 TT steam locomotive Class 55 German Reichsbahn era III, 47101 TT sound steam locomotive Class 55 German Reichsbahn era III

The highlights of the PIKO model:

  • Completely new construction
  • Detailed printing and lettering
  • Delicate rods
  • Delicate spoked wheels
  • Many separately attached conduits
  • Excellent driving characteristics
  • Next18 interface
  • Excellent price-performance ratio at RRP € 189,99 for the DC version and € 279,99 for the sound version (factory-fitted with the new PIKO SmartDecoder 4.1 Sound for Next18)

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18.10.2018 Press release for the Roll Out of the PIKO G scale electric loco BR 103

On October 18th 2018 the Roll Out of the new PIKO G scale model of the electric locomotive BR 103 took place on the premises of the Deutsche Bahn Museum in Nuremberg.

The DB Museum in Nuremberg owns many impressive vehicles, amongst them the legendary “Eagle” steam locomotive and various modern locomotives of the 20th century like the cult loco BR 103. The Sonneberg based model railway manufacturer PIKO used the location to present its newest addition to their G scale range, the model of the electric locomotive BR 103, to invited media representatives and regional dealers next to its “big sister”, the locomotive 103 224-2.

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