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Last update: Feb 22, 2016
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The Norwegian Di4 is a small serie of 5 locomoties, built in 1980 by Henschel.

To this date three manufacturers have made an HO model of the Di4; Polar, Deak and Hobbytrade. The Deak and Hobbytrade versions are respresented here.


Number: Di4.651
Manufacturer: Hobbytrade
Catalogus no: 164651
System: DCC - ESU Loksound 3.5
Era: 1984-1990
Description: The Di4.651 has the red snow plough and therefore is set in the 1980's. It has a factory installed ESU Loksound 3 decoder.

Number: Di4.651
Manufacturer: Hobbytrade
Catalogus no: 164651
System: DCC - ESU LokPilot V4
Era: 1990-2000
Description: I swapped the handrails etc from a Di4.653 with this model, to create a 651 set in the years between 1990 and 2000.

Number: Di4.652
Manufacturer: Hobbytrade
Catalogus no: 164652
System: DCC - ESU Loksound 3.5
Era: 1990-2000
Description: The Di4.652 has the yellow snow plough and therefore is set in the early 1990's because the rest of the front is not yellow yet (see 653 on this page) It has a factory installed ESU Loksound 3 decoder.

Number: Di4.653
Manufacturer: Hobbytrade
Catalogus no: 254653
System: 3 rail AC (converted to 2 rail)
Era: 1990-2000
Description: This model started out as a 3 rail AC version but converted it to 2 rail.

Number: Di4.653
Manufacturer: Hobbytrade
Catalogus no: 154651 (modified)
System: DCC - Soundtraxx Tsunami TSU-1000 (16-645)
Era: 1984-1990
Description: I swapped the handrails etc from a Di4.651 with this model, to create a 653 set in the years between 1984 and 1990. This model also has a Soundtraxx Tsnumsi decoder installed.

Number: Di4.653
Manufacturer: Deak
Catalogus no: DI4L
System: Two rail DC
Era: IV
Description: Deak, Hungary, made a small serie of brass Di4, they were distributed by NMJ.

Number: Di4.654
Manufacturer: Hobbytrade
Catalogus no: 254652
System: 3 rail AC (converted to 2 rail)
Era: 1990-2000
Description: This version started out as the 652 but was renumbered by prior owner. I converted it from 3 rail AC to 2 rail.

Number: Di4.655
Manufacturer: Hobbytrade
Catalogus no: 1546521
System: DCC (ESU LokSound Select: 16-645)
Era: 1990-2000
Description: This version started out as the 653 but I renumbered it to the 655. I also installed a LokSound Select decoder with the 645 sound.

5 times Hobbytrade Di4

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