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Train Line Announces DR ‘Wappenwagen’

Following the release of the HSB ‘Traditionszug’ last year, Train Line announced the Harz passenger cars in the DR ‘Wappenwagen’ style. The four-axle passenger cars are available in two set of two cars each.

  • Art No. 3040700 – DR Wappenwagen 902-303(T) & DR Wappenwagen 909-103(T)
  • Art No. 3040701 – DR Wappenwagen 900-455(T) & DR Wappenwagen 909-102(T)

Train Line 3040700 DR Wappenwagen

Train Line 3040700 DR Wappenwagen

Train Line 3040701 DR Wappenwagen

Train Line 3040701 DR Wappenwagen

Note: Samples shown, the car numbers do not match the description.

MSRP € 499,00 / set.

Source: Train Line

Märklin Delivery Dates Update July 2017

Märklin updated the list with planned delivery dates for their 2017 New Items.

Link: Märklin Delivery Dates July 2017 (PDF < 1 MB)

This month, no 1:32 scale items will be delivered. For August 2017, the following items are scheduled for delivery:

  • 58421 Stake Car Type R10, DB III
  • 58422 Stake Car Type R10, DB III

Source: Märklin

Train Line Announces HSB 99 6102 ‘Fiffi’

Train Line announced the Harz type 99 6102 steam locomotive also known as ‘Fiffi’. Fiffi is a sister of the 99 6101 “Pfiffi” engine, which was available from Train Line already. The 1:22,5 scale steam loco will be available as an analogue version as well as a version with a DCC decoder and sound from ZIMO.

  • Train Line 2012101 HSB Steam Locomotive 99 6102 Fiffi, Analogue – € 899,00
  • Train Line 2012112 HSB Steam Locomotive 99 6102 Fiffi, ZIMO DCC with Sound – € 1.299,00

Train Line HSB 99 6102 Fiffi

View more photos here: Photo Gallery: Train Line HSB 99 6102 ‘Fiffi’.

According to German webshop ‘FGB-Berlin’, Fiffi will be available soon.

Source: Train Line / FGB-Berlin

Learn more: Wikipedia – NWE Nos. 6 and 7

Kiss Modellbahnen 2017: BR 98.4-5 & SBB Re 4/4 I

Kiss Modellbahnen announced the type BR 98.4-5 steam locomotive and SBB type Re 4/4 I electric locomotive as two new items for 1:32 scale.

The Bavarian Class D XI steam locomotive will be available in three versions. MSRP € 2.590,00, finescale wheels at additional charge of € 250,00.

  • Art No. 500 190 –  K.Bay.Sts.B. 2021 D XI, Era I
  • Art No. 500 192 – BR 98 436 DRG, Era II
  • Art No. 500 193 – BR 98 507 DB, Era III

SBB’s type Re 4/4 I electric locomotive is offered in six versions by Kiss. MSRP € 2.790,00, finescale wheels at additional charge of € 250,00.

  • Art No. 510 401 – SBB Re 4/4 I 10001, green, historic
  • Art No. 510 402 – SBB Re 4/4 I 10007, green
  • Art No. 510 403 – SBB Re 4/4 I 10006, red
  • Art No. 510 404 – SBB Re 4/4 I 10044, green, historic
  • Art No. 510 405 – SBB Re 4/4 I 10029, red
  • Art No. 510 406 – SBB Re 4/4 I 10034, TEE

Source: Kiss Modellbahnen (DE)

Learn more: Wikipedia – BR 98.4-5 & Wikipedia DE – SBB Re 4/4 I

Kiss Modellbahnen 2017: HSB ‘Neubaulok’

Kiss Modellbahnen announced the Harz narrow gauge (HSB) class BR 99.2 ‘Neubaulok’/’Brockenlok’. Kiss will offer the steam locomotive as a handmade, 1:22,5 scale model. It will be available in three versions:

  • Art.No. 600 201 – BR 99 0245-3, DR, Era IV
  • Art.No. 600 202 – BR 99 7247 DR, Era IV
  • Art.No. 610 203 – BR 99 7243-1 HSB, Era V/VI

MSRP: € 3.290,00

No information is provided as to when to expect the delivery of this locomotive, this might well be early 2019.

Source: Kiss Modellbahnen

Learn more: Wikipedia – DR Class 99.23-24