Rails shows ‘812’ first samples

The first engineering samples of Rails of Sheffield’s exclusive ‘OO’ gauge ready-to-run model of the Caledonian Railway ‘812’ 0-6-0 were revealed at Model Rail Scotland on February 21-23. The 0-6-0 is being produced by Bachmann for Rails and it will feature a 21-pin decoder socket, space for speaker in the tender, locomotive drive, sprung metal buffers and more. Five versions are planned modelling the class in Caledonian, LMS and BR liveries. Prices start at £179.95 and rise to £199.95 for the Caledonian versions.

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