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BR Class 08 Switcher

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BR Class 08 Switcher
$85.00
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BR CLASS 08 SWITCHER - SOLD OUT!

The Pre-orders of this new locomotive have now sold out. Once all pre-orders have been fulfilled, there will be a second batch available to note your interest later in the year (2021). 
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Originally built in the UK between 1952-1962 the BR Class 08 Switcher (Shunter in the UK) was a diesel electric workhorse that every railway line/yard needed. With a top speed of 15mph and enough power to pack a punch it no doubt justified earning its nickname Gronk. However, modern day changes to the railway meant less need for such a powerhouse and many have since been exported, sold to industrial or heritage railways or converted.  

Featuring: 
3D printed body and chassis
Etched metal detailing
New series X gearbox
Outer frames
6 wheel drive 0-6-0 configuration
Working Connecting Rods

Livery/colorways have been decided by you the public and due to popular consensus the color is to be BR Green with (ambitious) Wasp stripes ;)  

This loco will not have working head/tail lights.
The picture shown is of a penultimate pre-production test model and is not fully representative of the quality of the final product. 
This offer is limited to 2 per person. 
Expected tangible release date: now April 2021
Anticipated release price: $85.00


 

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