Dapol 'Pacers' for approval
Dapol has received decorated samples of its next batch of 'N' gauge Class 142 'Pacer' two-car Diesel Multiple Units (DMUs) for evaluation by the development team.
Five new models are expected later this year finished as 142096 in unbranded Northern Rail blue, purple and white (Cat No. 2D-142-001), 142042 in Merseyrail yellow and white (2D-142-002), 142022 (Skipper) in mock GWR chocolate and cream (2D-142-003), 142001 in Manchester Passenger Transport Executive (PTE) orange (2D-142-004) and 142053 in original Provincial blue (2D-142-005).
Originally announced last June, the models will feature all-wheel drive and pick-up on the power car, directional lights, flush glazing, Scharfenburg coupling mechanism, Next18 Digital Command Control (DCC) decoder socket and more.
Following assessment and any necessary modifications to the decoration, the models are expected to enter production shortly.
Priced at £139.95 DCC ready and £179.95 DCC fitted, delivery is anticipated later this Summer.
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