Tag Archives: European Prototype

LGB Delivers Saxon Type VII K Steam Locomotive

LGB has delivered the Saxon Type VII K steam locomotive at the end of December, and the first impression videos are now available on YouTube. Have a look here.


Source: YouTube – LGB Maienstein Modellbahn

The locomotive is already sold out the factory, but may still be available at retailers. Art.No. 21480, MSRP € 1.590,00.

MBW Delivers 1 Scale BR 80

MBW Modellbahnen has shipped their first 1 Scale DB BR 80 steam locomotives this month.

A video from YouTube user “Alexander Lösch” shows the new model:


Source: YouTube – Alexander Lösch

On the (German) MBW forum, some photos of the model were posted as well.

MBW Modellbahnen BR 80
Source: Sascha Thomas on MBW-Forum.de

Kiss Modellbahnen Schweiz Announces RhB “Capricorn” in 2m Scale

Not too long ago, LGB announced they will produce the RhB “Capricorn” railcar in G scale for 2022.

Kiss Modellbahnen Schweiz now announces a premium 2m scale model of the railcar as well, yet of course in a much more premium fashion (and price).

  • 610 3111 – Electric Multiple Unit, Type ABe 4/16 Capricorn, RhB, Era VI, Red, #3111 “Piz Ela” [Limited Edition, 15 pcs]
  • 610 3112 – Electric Multiple Unit, Type ABe 4/16 Capricorn, RhB, Era VI, Red, #3112 “Schesaplana” [Limited Edition, 15 pcs]
  • 610 3113 – Electric Multiple Unit, Type ABe 4/16 Capricorn, RhB, Era VI, Red, #3113 “Calanda” [Limited Edition, 20 pcs]
  • 610 3133 – Electric Multiple Unit, Type ABe 4/16 Capricorn, RhB, Era VI, Champagne, #3133 “Piz Palü” – [Limited Edition, 10 pcs] – Already Sold Out

MSRP: € 10.540,00.

Kiss Modellbahnen Schweiz RhB ABe 4/16 Capricorn

Read More: Rhaetian Railway – Capricorn Railcar

Source: Kiss Modellbahnen Schweiz (external link – DE)

Video of LGB High End Ge 6/6 I “Krokodil”

LGB recently delivered the RhB Type Ge 6/6 I “Krokodil” electric locomotive in their “High End” line. The Krokodil has been delivered in two variants:

  • LGB 26600 Electric Locomotive, Type Ge 6/6 I “Krokodil”, Brown, #414 RhB, Era VI – € 3.590,00
  • LGB 26602 Electric Locomotive, Type Ge 6/6 I “Krokodil”, Blue, #412 RhB, Era V (LGB/Bemo Exclusive Livery 2005-2008) – € 3.590,00

YouTube channel “StefansGartenbahn” posted a first impression video in cooperation with German shop FGB-Berlin.

Source: YouTube – StefansGartenbahn

Another version of the “High End” Krokodil will be announced early next year (I assume) in an ever more special iridescent paint scheme. It’s shown in the YouTube video below together with a (German) interview with LGB/Märklin staff.

Source: YouTube – Spaßbahn Dekoder