Electric locomotive E.483 of the Mercitalia. Epoch VI.
Engine with flywheel, drive on all four axles, one axle features traction tyres to increase traction power, LED headlight that changes automatically with the direction of travel. Coupler pocket according to NEM 362 standards and close coupling mechanism.
Model with digital decoder and digitally switchable sound and light functions as well as a buffer capacitor for an uninterruptible power supply.
■ Version with snow plow mounted on the chassis ■ With PluX22 Interface and sound available for the first time
The company Mercitalia Rail is a freight division of the Italian State Railways (FS). Electric locomotives of the Bombardier Traxx family formed also part of the Mercitalia Rail vehicle fleet. The locomotives designated as E483 can only be used on the Italian DC railway network and differ from the other locomotives of the Traxx family by a modified rooftop equipment.