Electric locomotive type 141 (ex. E499.1) was produced at Škoda Plzeň factory as successor of first el. loco E499.0 - (called Bobina - from BoBo truck type). 61pcs was produced in 1959-61 and latter also 30pcs for polish PKP railways and 87pcs for USSR -marked Chs3. Loco was designed mainly for personal train transport, due to max speed 120kmph. In 90-th years all was shifted belong ČD czech railway corp. During 1995-2012 most of them was scraped and now only last locos 121 are used.
Loco 121 (ex 469.1) is modified version for freight trains with lower speed.
|Min. radius arch||380 mm|
|Lighting||white, red, interior|
|Count driving axles||4|
|Count banding axles||0|
|Coupling||NEM standard coupling|
Model is equipped with improved trucks including ball bearings for smooth run with low current consumption.
Not suitable for children under 14 years.