Marklin 48731 - German Federal Army: Transport for the Boxer Armored Transport


 
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Scale: H0-Scale (1:87)

System: 3-Rail AC (for Marklin)

Product Description

Type Series //

 Samms 709 DBAG + "Boxer"
 

Model


The flat car has a metal frame on special three-axle trucks. Length over the buffers 18.9 cm / 7-7/16". The military vehicle has a metal superstructure with components made of detailed plastic parts. It has separately applied details. The military vehicle has a three-color camouflage paint scheme. It is lettered with demonstration identifying marks. Length approximately 9.1 cm / 3-9/16".
 
 

Prototype


German Railroad, Inc. (DB AG) type Samms 709 heavy duty flat car. Used to transport military vehicles: German Federal Army "Boxer" armored transport vehicle (GTK) (prototype).
 
 

Highlights


 

  • Heavy duty flat car is new tooling.
  • Military vehicle is new tooling.
  • Both models are constructed of metal.

 

Heavy Cost


... The "Boxer" is the current successor to the "Fuchs" armored transport vehicle. It is more powerful, safer, and heavier than its proven predecessor. With an unloaded weight of 25 metric tons and a loaded weight of up to 33 metric tons, special cars with 4-axle or 6-axle trucks are required for transport by rail. The German Federal Army is supposed to take delivery of 272 units starting in 2009 and the Dutch Army is to take 200 units.

 

More Information

Manufacturer Marklin
Item 48731
Scale H0-Scale (1:87)
Availability

This item is currently out of stock.
The arrival estimate has not yet been updated.

Country Germany
Railroad DB - German Bahn
Railroad DB - German Bahn AG
System 3-Rail AC (for Marklin)
UPC or EAN (GTIN) 4001883487311