More Class 88 deco samples arrive

Rails of Sheffield has received further decorated samples of its all-new exclusive ‘OO’ gauge Class 88 electro-diesel locomotives commissioned from Dapol.

Four locomotives are planned, finished as 88010 Aurora (Cat No: 4D-088-004) in DRS Refrigerated Rail… Cool Move livery, together with 88001 Revolution (4D-088-001), 88003 Genesis (4D-088-002) and 88007 Electra (4D-088-003) in DRS Compass livery.

The rest of the Class 88s from Dapol have been revealed.

Rails of Sheffield has stated that there are some minor adjustments that need to be made, but overall the decorated samples have been well received by the company’s development team.

Class 88 decorated sample

The ‘OO’ gauge models are currently slated for release during the third quarter of the year, with prices set at £199 for Digital Command Control (DCC) Ready examples, £249.95 for DCC Fitted and £329.95 DCC Sound fitted models: The latter two options will feature a working pantograph. 

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