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Bachmann shows Class 117 sample


The first engineering sample of Bachmann’s new model of the three-car Class 117 first generation DMU has been received for evaluation offering a first impression of the new unit. The Pressed Steel built Class 117 models will feature a single 21-pin DCC decoder socket, detailed underframes, gangway and non-gangway versions, low-profile drive system and a factory fitted speaker. Livery choices include BR green with ‘speed whiskers’ in as built condition (Cat No. 35-500), BR blue and grey with marker lights (35-501) and Network SouthEast colours with marker lights and headlights (35-502). The price per three-car unit is £299.95 with delivery estimated for July 2019.

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