The Rhaetian Railroad has many fans and admirers – there is now the RhB Club as a link from the railroad to these railroad fans and this locomotive with its great design advertises this club on its runs through the Grisons. Members receive access to exclusive information and special offers, such as depot tours, cab rides, steam runs, or the RhB employee magazine that appears regularly. More information at www.rhbclub.ch.
This is the Rhaetian Railroad class Ge 4/4 II electric locomotive, road number 620, in a special paint scheme for the RhB Club. The paint scheme and lettering are prototypical for Era VI. All 4 wheel sets driven by two powerful ball bearing-mounted Bühler motors. The locomotive has an mfx/DCC decoder with many light and sound functions. The pantographs are powered by servomotors and can be controlled digitally. Length over the buffers 57 cm / 22-7/16".
Running sounds also work in analog operation.