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14.11.2019 N diesel locomotive BR 221 DB IV #40500

The Class 221 - the popular large diesel locomotive of the DB


40500 diesel locomotive Class 221 DB era IV RRP 99,99 €    
40501 diesel locomotive with sound Class 221 DB era. IV RRP 199,99 €              

The advantages of the PIKO model:

  • Completely new construction
  • Finest painting and printing
  • Realistically converted head shape
  • Reproduction of the roof section of the 1st series
  • High operational suitability
  • Excellent price-performance ratio

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06.11.2019 Press release for the Roll Out of the PIKO garden railway Class 50 steam locomotive

On November 6th, 2019, the ceremonial roll-out of the PIKO G scale Class 50 steam locomotive took place on the grounds of the German Steam Locomotive Museum in Neuenmarkt.

After the successful roll-out of the "Mountain Queen" of the Class 95 last year in Neuenmarkt, the Sonneberg model railway manufacturer PIKO once again used the location in Northern Bavaria for the presentation of a new locomotive model of the garden railway gauge. Together with its "big sister", the original locomotive 50 3690, the PIKO model of the Class 50 was presented for the first time to the attending media representatives and specialist retailers from the region.

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10.10.2019 G-Scale steam locomotive Class 50.35 #37240 / #37241

Steam locomotive Class 50.35 – The allround loco of the German Reichsbahn new by PIKO


37240 G-Scale steam loco Class 50.35 DR era IV Rrp 1.199,99 €    
37241 G-Scale steam loco/w. sound Class 50.35 DR era IV Rrp 1.350,00 €              

The features of the PIKO model:

  • Freestanding, individually fitted boiler pipes
  • Four ball-bearing drive axles
  • Two strong 7-pole Bühler motors
  • Ex works with steam generator
  • Driver’s cabin light
  • Fire box with flickering light
  • Current collection via five stainless steel wheel sets by means of wheel contacts and tender wheel sets
  • Elaborate chassis construction, so that the R1 can also be driven through

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