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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.

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

LGB Delivers RhB Container Car

LGB is shipping their new container car in service of the RhB with a container in a yellow “Die Post” livery.

LGB Article Number 45925, MSRP € 249,00.

German shop FGB Berlin has a few pictures online: Website – FGB-Berlin

LGB 45925 Container Car RhB Die Post (Image Credit: FGB Berlin)
Image Source: FGB-Berlin

Another container car is scheduled for delivery in December, this time with a refrigerated container in a white RhB livery. LGB Article Number 45926, MSRP € 249,00.

LGB 45926 Container Car RhB (Image Credit: Large Scale Train Database)
Image Source: LGB (via Large Scale Train Database)

LGB Announces RhB “Capricorn” for 2022

The Swiss RhB railway has introduced the Type ABe 4/16 electric multiple unit in service in 2020, LGB has now announced they will produce a G scale model of the “Capricorn” nicknamed railcar in 2022.

LGB’s introductory video is in German, but at least you get an impression of the railcar in action on the Rhaetian Railway.

Source: YouTube – LGB

Read More: Rhaetian Railway – Capricorn Railcar