Model: The train has a battery-powered drive and magnetic couplers between the two train parts. The motor, battery, and all of the electronics are in the motorized train part and are not accessible to children. The train can be charged with the charging cable included with the set. The second train part provides all kinds of play possibilities with the removable roof and the interior. The train has 3 speed levels in both forward and reverse, 3 sound functions, and double headlights. The train can be controlled by means of the wireless infrared controller, the Marklin Power Control Stick. Train length 32.6 cm / 12-13/16".
In addition, this starter set has building blocks for the Marklin my world Elevated Railroad. The train can run from Level 0 to Level 1 by building the elevated railroad. The elevated railroad pillars can be built to different heights to create a grade so that the track can go to the higher Level 1. The tracks go from Level 1 back down to Level 0 by means of a descending grade.
Contents: The set has 12 sections of curved plastic track, 6 sections of straight plastic track (188 mm / 7-13/32"), 6 sections of straight plastic track (172 mm / 6-3/4"), 72 building blocks for elevated railroad pillars, and 14 adapter building blocks for mounting the track. The track sections and blocks are made of sturdy plastic just right for children. The track sections have a colored identifier for easy setup of the track layout. An easy-to-use wireless Marklin Power Control Stick is included. A charging cable and 2 AAA batteries are included with this set. This set can be expanded with the 23302 elevated railroad plastic track extension set.
In the 150 years of its existence as a company Märklin has developed from a small factory for tin toys to a producer of high quality metal toys known around the world: Today, Märklin is the world leader for all important gauges in the model railroad market. No other manufacturer offers the possibility of adding to existing layouts and collections over the course of many years and of expanding systematically. We thus link generations through experiencing technology.
The standard for our products is reproduction that is as close to the prototype as possible - in technical terms as well as in the impression and feel of our models. We use raw materials as close to the prototype as possible, different types of metal, alloys, sheet metal, aluminum, high quality plastics, and even wood. Enthusiastic collectors all over the world are proof of the quality and enduring value of our products.
A high degree of engineering know-how has always been present in our models together with the work of skilled hands. Our goal has always been to offer our customers solutions on the cutting edge. We are particularly thankful and proud that the ideas and commitment of our customers have found their way into our products resulting in many improvements in detailing and new developments. We are thus presently able to offer an assortment that enables an unusual depth of play experiences in which everything goes together perfectly even after many years.