After purchase, this item will be ordered from Marklin USA with delivery to Old Dominion Railways within one week, then shipped to you.


Atchison Topeka & Santa Fe Railroad version, Engine #312. The paint scheme and lettering are prototypical for Era III. It has a different road number from that for 20581. The locomotive body is partially chrome-plated to show the original locomotive's typical stainless steel look. Both trucks are driven by powerful Buhler motors with ball bearings. Traction tires. The locomotive has a built-in mfx/DCC decoder with many light and sound functions that can be controlled digitally. It also has a built-in plug connection on the back to power the speaker in the adjoining LGB 20582 F7B unit from the decoder in the A unit. The locomotive has many separately applied details and the cab doors can be opened.


The LGB 20583 F7A Santa Fe Diesel, Engine #314 is also available with the same features and the same price.


Matching LGB Santa Fe train cars are also available to order for this engine:  LGB 36567 Vista Dome Car; LGB 36568 Observation Car; LGB 36569 Passenger Car; LGB 36578 Dining Car; and LGB 36579 Baggage Car.  Contact for pricing and to order.


Two year Marklin warranty on this item.

LGB 20581 F7A Santa Fe Diesel with mfx/dcc/dc Sound & Lights