Tag Archives: German Prototype

MBW Announces 1 Scale DB BR 66

MBW announced the German DB Class 66 steam locomotive for 1:32 scale.

Their website does not list further specifications yet, although it is reported the locomotive will be shown as a prototype model later this year. Both versions of the BR 66 will be available, limited to 100 pcs. each.

Read more about the BR 66: Wikipedia – DB Class 66.

DB BR 66
Photo source: Wikimedia – own work by DocWoelle

Link: MBW Modellbahnen [DE].

Source: MBW Modellbahnen / s1gf.de

Wunder Announces 1 Scale 3-Axle “Umbauwagen”

German manufacturer “Wunder Modelle” announced the well known Deutsche Bundesbahn (DB) 3-axle “Umbauwagen” passenger cars for 1:32 scale.

The hand made, brass passenger cars are available for pre-order in several versions for € 1.190,00 each.

Link: Flyer – Wunder 3-axle Umbauwagen [DE] (PDF – 340 KB)

Source: Wunder Modelle [DE]

PIKO Delivers G Scale BR 95

PIKO celebrated the delivery of one of their G scale highlights for 2018 – the BR 95 steam locomotive. The German “Deutsche Reichsbahn” steam locomotive is now available for € 899,00 (MSRP).

The full press release of the celebratory “Roll Out” press event can be found here: piko.de – Roll Out PIKO BR 95.

Here’s a first picture of PIKO’s biggest steam locomotive yet:

PIKO G Roll Out BR 95 DR

Source: PIKO

PIKO G Deliveries in February 2018

The following PIKO large scale 2018 new items are now available, worldwide delivery may vary:

  • 37221 Steam Locomotive with Tender BR 24, Witte Smoke Deflectors, DR, Era III
  • 38206 Steam Locomotive 2-6-0, Saddle Tank, #131, UP
  • 38744 Stake Car Set, D&RGW
  • 38758 Tank Car, #3103, P.S.P.X., “Phillips 66”
  • 38886 Reefer, #200368, SF, “Travel the Chief Way”

Source: PIKO