NEWS: April 2013
The next show I shall be attending will be at Pollokshaws Burgh Hall on the 8th and 9th of June 2013 with hopefully the full range of kits. I shall look forward to seeing you there.
The Box Van to Diagram 4, HR7-W8, will be available at the beginning of June and retail for £45.00 including buffers, springs and axleboxes, leaving the builder to source 3’7” diameter 8 spoke wheels.
After Pollokshaws on the 8th and 9th of June 2013, followed by Perth show on the 29th and 30th of June 2013. I also hope to be at Telford on 7th and 8th September year and the Highland Railway Society’s AGM in Aviemore on the 14th September 2013.
Developments for this year include the possibility of the Diagram 17 Sheep Van being produced in 4mm scale if sufficient interest Contact me if you wish to see this produced.
In 7mm scale a Diagram 31 Brake third coach is now available to the usual format for 7mm scale. This represents the panelled version as built. The Coach is reference HR7 - C 23 and retails for £80 plus post and packing.
I have taken on the tooling for the Wee Ben from Phil Giles and have available two etches for the locomotive and tender in Nickel Silver only for £130 plus Post and Packing. The Lochgorm Reference is HR7 - L7, and the kit is dedicated to Phil’s memory
I hope to have a 7mm Scale Yankee tank available for Telford, though this is dependant on masters for the chimneys and dome being produced. Also to be available shortly in 7mm scale is a Drummond panelled coach to Diagram 17. This has been built and just awaits release.
The 4mm Jones Sheep Van to Diagram 9 is on sale at £18.00 each (ref HRW 8), including castings, leaving the builder to source 3’7” 8 spoke wheels. Click Here for pictures.
Also available is a 7mm Scale Drummond Sheep Van to Diagram 17 on sale for £45.00. The kit will be reference HR7 W7 and needs 3’1” 8 spoke wheels to complete.
An etched brass kit of a Diagram 9 Jones Double Decked Sheep Van is also available. The cost is £45.00 and the kit will require 3’ 7” 8 spoked wheels to complete. Click here for an illustration of the completed test build.
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In order to create some space in the catalogue for new additions at a later date, I have decided to reduce the number of some 4mm and 7mm scale kits kept in stock. Once gone these kits will be to Special Order Only. Please contact me if you wish to order one of these kits. It normally takes about 4 weeks.
Thanks to all customers who purchased the 4mm sale kits. These are now sold out and kits HRC1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 11 and 12 will only be available to special order.
In 7mm Scale, thanks to all who purchased the 7mm sale kits. HR7-C1, C2, C3, C4, C7 will only be available in future to special order. Contact me for details if you wish to order one of these coaches.
Please check the site for news of these releases as well as the modelling press, where prices will be confirmed.