Vintage German 2 inch Gauge
Electric Steam Locomotive Model

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VINTAGE GERMAN 2″ GAUGE ELECTRIC STEAM LOCOMOTIVE

Left side of vintage live steam locomotive engine model image
Right side of vintage live steam locomotive engine model image

FOR DISPLAY
ONLY
 

This vintage electric model of a steam locomotive
model in 2″ gauge. It is patterned after the German DB 2-6-2 Tank Locomotive No. 64453. The saddle water tanks, one on each side, o-000-o wheel arrangement, and long radial boiler
formed the basis of it being referred to as a “Radial Tanker”

SPECIFICATIONS: Length Overall  17 3/4″         Length Chassis 15
1/4″
Height 6 1/2″      Maximum Width 4 1/2″
Diameter of bogie wheels 1.1″            Dia. Drive
wheels 1.77″   Inside Distance between wheels 58 mm or 2.29 inches gauge
Weight 13 1/2 Lbs. 

Presented
is 
a replica of a German DB A detailed 2 inch Gauge three-rail electric model of the German DB 2-6-2
Tank Locomotive No. 64453 made with embossed details showing some pipe work, handrails and other details. Painted
in DB matt black with  red accents. The overall Dimensions is 17 1/2″ or almost a foot and one half long.
There are no markings or indication of the maker though the quality suggests Marklin.

CONTROLS: The
interior of the cab gives the appearance of various controls in the engine’s cab for representation only.

We
have not tested the model and there is no representation that it will run
. Consequently, it is being sold as a table top display. 

Cab end of electric steam engine model showing controls image

Showing representative fire door, valves and controls                                        

This vintage
electric steam engine model is being offered for display only!

In Germany, and the rest of Europe and England there are many hobbyists that enjoy the satisfaction
or running model locomotive engines and train models. In addition to the hobby market, miniature models like this
were made by manufacturers of locomotives for advertising and as a record of their sales. They also were sought
after by hobbyists who were interested in in this form of hobby which is still flourishing today. 

Right side view of the electric locomoive engine image

Right & left side of the
 
DB 2-6-2 Tank Locomotive No. 64453
                
 

 

This vintage electric steam engine model is being
offered for display only!

 

Rear view of steam locomotive mage

Rear view of
locomotive model
 
CONDITION: Seems
to be in good condition, but it has not been tested and may or may not run. The motor is thought to require AC current. The
paper liable on the boiler’s front door has deteriorated. This model is estimated to have been made at the end of WW I
or WW II and is being sold for display purposes only.
 
 
Drive wheels mage

Underside of model electric engine image

Various views of the wheel arrangement on electric locomotive model

This
fine vintage electric locomotive engine model is being sold for display purposes only.

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