Enhancing Hornby’s Colletts

Enhancing Hornby’s Colletts

The quality of ready-to-run carriages is outstanding today, but can they be made even better and more realistic? MIKE WILD says yes, with simple painting and additions.

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Above: Heading up a mixed rake of BR era stock, this newly weathered trio of Collett bow-end carriages look just the ticket behind a Hornby GWR ‘Grange’ 4-6-0. 

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