Here are the 2011 New Items from Marklin           

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If you have an interest in any of the items listed below, let me know ASAP, even if they are scheduled for 3rd or 4th quarter delivery, and especially if the items are  MHI ,  Limited ,  Export , or even car sets. These almost always sell out in the US and ordering early provides your best chance to get these.

Note: Prices indicated as "Pre-order Price" are valid only for orders placed before
February 14, 2011. For orders after that date, the higher price (if shown) will prevail.
(E) Export Items generally only available for one year -- limited availability
(EX) MHI / Exclusive Available only by subscription -- very limited availability
(L) Limited production One-year only runs; often sold out early in the year
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60101 - 60101 100 VA, 230 Volt Switched Mode Power Pack
Pre-order price: $ TBA

60101 100 VA, 230 Volt Switched Mode Power Pack

Model: This switched mode power pack is for connecting to and for powering the 60214/60215 Central Station and the 60174 Booster. The input is 230 volts / 50 Hertz , and the output is 19 volts / 100 watts DC voltage. Tabletop switched mode power pack in a plastic housing with mounting tabs. Dimensions 190 x 96 x 65 mm / 7-1/2" x 3-3/4" x 2-9/16". Connections: 4-pin mini DIN high current plug. The 60101 switched mode power pack is designed for use in dry areas.

60130 - Current inverter for the 66361 and 60061 switched mode power packs
Pre-order price: $ TBA

Current inverter for the 66361 and 60061 switched mode power packs

Model: This unit is a current inverter for the 66361 and 60061 switched mode power packs to change the voltage from DC to AC or for connections with accessories using DC voltage. The AC voltage can be used for solenoid accessories that must be operated with alternating current, for crossing gates, and for supplying power to control units that only work with AC voltage (such as 6021, 6015, 6017). The DC voltage can be used to supply power to the layout lighting or for accessories or control units that use direct current. The front side of this converter has a hollow socket (for 66361) and a 4-conductor Mini-DIN high current plug (for 60061), and the rear side has one each DC and AC sockets. Dimensions 96 x 85 x 40 mm / 3-3/4" x 3-3/8" x 1-9/16".

60215 - Central Station
Pre-order price: $ 749.00

Central Station

Model: In addition to the widely used protocols Motorola, mfx, and DCC, the Central Station combines 2 locomotive controllers for easy, convenient control of locomotives, in addition to a large color touch screen. The representation of locomotives can be done with color images. Furthermore, the Central Station has a built-in Märklin Digital locomotive database as well as 2 built-in locomotive card readers (for saving locomotive data on a locomotive card or for quickly calling up a locomotive by inserting its card in the reader). Mfx locomotives are automatically recognized and taken into the locomotive list with all of their characteristics. There is also a powerful booster for providing power to the layout for train and accessory current, 20 Keyboards (DCC: 128) for controlling up to 320 (DCC: 2,048) solenoid accessories, a track diagram control board as well as a route controller (including shuttle train control), all of this built into the Central Station. The Central Station can be used in multiples, i.e. with the optional cable (60123) several Central Stations (60213, 60214, and/or 60215) can be operated together on a layout, whereby joint and separated configurations can be maintained in the CS2 for the layout areas to be controlled. The Central Station has a built-in USB host (for a mouse, keyboard, or USB stick) as well as a network connection for communication with a personal computer. Maximum load at the feeder track: 5 amps, maximum load at the programming track: 1.2 amps, total maximum load: 5.0 amps when used with the 60101 switched mode power pack. Dimensions 320 x 190 x 80 mm / 12-5/8" x 7-1/2" x 3-1/8".

  • Märklin Digital multiple protocol controller for Motorola, mfx, DCC.
  • 5.0 amp maximum output power.
  • 20 (DCC: 128) Keyboards for up to 320 (DCC: 2,048) solenoid accessories.
  • Direct connections for 2 Mobile Stations and 1 Booster.

74491 - Electric Turnout Mechanism C Track
Pre-order price: $ 15.00

Electric Turnout Mechanism C Track

Model: This is a kit for converting C Track turnouts to electric and digital operation. It has a double solenoid mechanism with end shut-off contacts. It can be operated from an accessory controller or by means of a digital decoder. A feedback function is possible with the 7271/72710 accessory controllers. This electric mechanism can be installed and connected on turnouts very easily without special tools. The mechanism sits hidden in the roadbed; below-baseboard mounting is not required. It is encapsulated against dirt and is protected against overloads with the end shut-off contacts. The mechanism can be controlled by means of a normal accessory controller, an accessory controller with a feedback function, or a digital

Note: The 24624 double slip switch already has a special mechanism built in.

76501 - Gantry Crane  DB - Germany
            Digital decoder with additional digitally controlled functions (F1-F4)  Digital locomotive or digital control unit for the Marklin Digital Sys  New organization of European railroads and modernization 1945 - 1970  Lettering on all rolling stock and motive power to standards 1970-1990  Changes in color schemes; origins of high speed networks since 1990  Special 2011 Ore-to-Steel Theme
Pre-order price: $ 375.00

Gantry Crane

Prototype: Typical gantry crane, mainly used at industrial, harbor and other freight loading/unloading locations.

Model: The gantry crane comes with digital operating functions. It has a plastic base and superstructure. There is also a second base plate included for extending the crane's running rails. Power supply comes through the base plate. The mechanical functions are powered by miniature motors. The crane bridge can be driven forwards and backwards, the crane cab can move back and forth smoothly on the crane tracks, and the crane cab can be turned 360ø. The metal hook can be raised and lowered by means of a pulley. Work lights on the crane boom can be turned on and off. There are connections for an electro-magnet and an electro-magnetic shove. The crane's functions can be controlled with the 6021 Control Unit, Mobile Stations, and Central Stations. The spacing between the crane structure's vertical supports is designed for C Track. Base plate dimensions for each base plate 360

  • 6 special functions.
  • Miniature motors to power the mechanical functions.
  • Work lights that can be turned on and off.
  • Connections for an electro-magnet and an electro-magnetically operated shovel.

78082 - Extension Set "Construction Site"  DB - Germany
Pre-order price: $ 81.00
            Goes with: 29182

Extension Set Construction Site
Extension Set

Prototype: Low side car and a gondola painted and lettered for a construction train. Modern design construction vehicle.

Model: Both cars have Relex couplers. Freight car set length 34.5 cm / 13-9/16". Contents: 5 no. 24188 straight track, 4 no. 24172 curved track, 1 no. 24224 curved track, 1 no. 24612 right turnout, and 1 no. 24977 track bumper. The construction vehicle is constructed of metal. The set includes a load of "gravel".

  • Track for expanding a C Track layout.
  • All sorts of play value with the construction vehicle and the freight load
This extension set goes well with the 29182 "Construction Site" starter set.

78157 - Extension for the Roller Test Stand
Pre-order price: $ 37.00

Extension for the Roller Test Stand

Model: This is for lengthening the Märklin roller test stand by 40 cm / 15-3/4". This can also be used by itself as a presentation base. This extension is ideal for models of the class 03, class 41, and the Mikado. The superstructure is made of black oxidized aluminum shapes. C Track with removable end sections is included along with and adapter track section for lengthening a roller test stand. Dimensions 400 x 42 x 30 mm / 15-3/4" x 1-5/8" x 1-3/16".

  • Attractive design in black.

78450 - DB AG Extension Set "Container Terminal"  DB - Germany
            Markin close couplers in standard coupler pocket with pivot point  Modern Era (2006 and later)
Pre-order price: $ 81.00
            Goes with: 29450

DB AG Extension Set Container Terminal
DB AG Extension Set
DB AG Extension Set

Prototype: 2 German Railroad, Inc. (DB AG) low side cars loaded with different containers.

Model: Both cars have close couplers. The low side cars come loaded with different types of containers (20-foot tank container, 20-foot container, and 40-foot container). Contents: 5 no. 24188 straight track, 4 no. 24172 curved track, 1 no. 24224 curved track, 1 no. 24612 right turnout, and 1 no. 24977 track bumper. Plastic kit for a "container crane". Freight car set length 32 cm / 12-5/8".

  • Track for expanding a C Track layout.
  • All sorts of play value with the kit and the removable loads.
This extension set goes well with the 29450 "Container Train" starter set.