the locomotive, the kit
has fold-up frames and keeper plate with separate firebox and ashpan,
and guard irons. The original plastic brake hangers can be re-used, but
accurate brake rigging is provided. For those that prefer them, etched
brake blocks and hangers are included. There are replacement coupling
rods for those who do not wish to re-use the Bachmann originals.
Additional detail in the form
of weight shaft, weight shaft lever and rod is also provided, plus a
pattern and material to enable the correct shape sandboxes to be fitted.
the tender, a fold-up
sprung frame is included with replacement guard irons. Replacement brake
blocks and hangers, together with correct double rod brake rigging is
provided to enable the inaccurate brake gear that is moulded on the
frame to be replaced. Additional detail in the form of the hand brake
lever mechanism, vacuum tanks and framework is also provided.
Ref B216 EasiChas
including the detailing etch £50 -
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The detailing etch for those who are keeping the model in 00, but
who want to improve the detail, is available separately. This has
brake pull rods for the locomotive and for the tender, plus a pattern
and material to enable the correct shape sandboxes to be fitted a dummy tank
frame, replacement brake blocks, hangers and correct double rod brake
rigging, hand brake lever mechanism, vacuum tanks and framework and
replacement 00 guard irons.
Ref B217 Detailing
etch £15 - click to view