Award winning OO Gauge Beattie Well Tank - currently SOLD OUT - watch this space for details of further production runs
We have commissioned Dapol to produce on our behalf the LSWR (SR) Beattie Well Tank 2-4-0WT in OO gauge. Associated for many years with the Wenfordbridge branch while based at Wadebridge these models were commissioned in response to customer demand.
This model was initially designed using the very accurate ‘Laser’ scanning technology with the original scan taking place at the Buckinghamshire Railway Centre in 2009.
Four models were in the first batch, all of which have now sold out: -
K2051 number 30587 in BR Black with early emblem (Sold out - no more stock available)
K2052 number 30586 in BR Black with early emblem (Sold out - no more stock available)
K2053 number 30585 in BR Black with late crest (Sold Out - no more stock available)
K2054 number 3329 in Southern Black (Sold out - no more stock available)
Each model is unique with all having the differences of the prototype.
One model was produced in the second batch and this has also sold out: -
K2055 number 3314 in Southern Black with Bulleid Sunshine lettering (Sold out - no more stock available)
We have made upgrading to DCC very simple as shown on the steps below:-
Remove smokebox door (held in place by two small magnets)
Remove circuit board with 6 pin decoder socket from within smokebox
Remove blanking plate and insert decoder
DCC Decoder fitted
Replace circuit board with decoder fitted into smokebox
End on view showing magnets and interior
Replace smokebox door
Model Rail Model of the Year WINNER 2011