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LGB and Märklin Price Increase as of 1 May 2022

The Märklin group has announced they will be adjusting prices for all their brands as of 1 May 2022. With a reportedly 12 % increase in costs for the company, they have decided to increase MSRP prices for customers by 6 % across the board.

Thinking about ordering a LGB G Scale or Märklin 1 Scale item? Best to do it soon…

Source: Märklin

PIKO G Scale Deliveries in March 2022

  • 37331 Electric Railcar, Type “Gläserner Zug”, DB, Era IV (DCC with Sound)
  • 37443 Electric Locomotive BR 103, “Lufthansa”, DB, Era IV (DCC with Sound)
  • 37668 Passenger Car, Type Bpmz 296, “Lufthansa”, White / Yellow, DB, Era IV
  • 38660 Drover’s Caboose, PRR #21015
  • 38778 Flat Car, D&RGW, Set of 2
  • 38779 Flat Car, PRR, Set of 2
  • 38923 Reefer, “American Traditions”, “Baseball”
  • 38942 Reefer, “American Traditions”, “The Declaration of Independence”

Link: PIKO Deliveries March 2022 (PDF – DE)

Source: PIKO

Video of Kiss Modellbahnen Deutschland BR 98.4-5

Kiss Modellbahnen Deutschland recently delivered the first variants of their Bavarian type BR 98.4-5 steam locomotive in 1:32 scale. The locomotive has been produced in K.Bay.Sts.B., DRG and DB liveries from Era 1 to 3.

According to Kiss’ website, some variants may still be available for order.

Source: YouTube – Alouette2100 (external link)

Link: Kiss Modellbahnen Deutschland (external link – DE)

KM-1 Announces Reissue of DB BR V 60

KM-1 announces they will do a new production run of their DB BR V 60 diesel locomotive. The German diesel loco will be available for order in 14 variants.

Prices start at € 1.390,00, additional costs apply for Finescale or Scale wheelsets. There is a preorder discount of 20 % until 31/12/2022.

KM-1 DB BR V 60 BR 260
Image Source: KM-1

Link: KM-1 V 60 Info Page (external link – DE)

Source: KM-1