70466 Electric locomotive class E.432, FS

Electric locomotive class E.432, FS



Novelty - (quarter IV/2023)
Three-phase locomotive class E.432 “Trifase” of the Italian State Railways.


■ For the first time with Plux22 interface
■ Delicately crafted pantographs
■ Finely-detailed model with many separately attached plug-in parts
■ Use in front of passenger and goods trains

In 1927, the Ferrovie dello Stato (FS) procured a total of 40 engines from the locomotive factory “Società Ernesto Breda“ with rod drive. The 94-tonne, 13,910 mm-long machines with the axle formula 1'D1' were operated with three-phase current and had a continuous output of 2,200 kW.
On the Brenner line, the E.432 could often be seen hauling international express trains in the 1950s. The Italian State Railways used the E.432 class until 1976.

Additional Information

General data
Coupling NEM shaft 362 with close coupling mechanism
Minimum radius 358 mm
Flywheel yes
Number of driven axles 4
Number of axles with traction tyres 1
Scale H0
Epoch IV
Article number 70466
Railway Company FS
Head light Direction dependent dual headlights
LED head light yes
Control DC Analog
Interface Electrical interface for traction units PluX22
Length over buffer 160 mm