The kit will allow the de-streamlined
(46220-29, 46235-48) or non-streamlined engines (46230-34, 46249-55) to be
Note that parts will not be included to model the last two engines,
46256/7, which had modified cabs and pony trucks.
It will have the usual resin cast
smokebox/ boiler/firebox with both semi- and round-topped (cylindrical) smokeboxes.
will have the curved drop and open front footplates and will include both single and
Two versions of welded tender will be
available, one with the "mushroom" pattern vents and the other, the
de-streamlined type with extended sidesheets and rear ladder.
The kit will include frames for OO as
well as EM and P4.
We hope to have the kits on sale
in 2017 but there is much work to do before we can firm up a