Bachmann’s ROD

The Robinson designed ‘8K’ 2-8-0 became a prominent part of the Railway Operating Divison fleet during the First and Second World Wars. MIKE WILD inspects Bachmann’s latest variant of the popular heavy freight locomotive for ‘OO’.

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There is space for a 40mm x 20mm speaker inside the tender.

ROBINSON’S ‘8K’ 2-8-0 is a popular subject choice and even the sole surviving preserved example in the UK, 63601 at the Great CentraRailway (GCR), was a huge draw during its period in steam in the first decade of the 21st century.

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