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Hatton’s shares GPC crane CAD drawings

Hatton’s Model Railways has shared the latest CAD file for its ‘OO’ gauge ready-to-run model of the 12ton General Purpose Crane (GPC) allowing modellers to download the full suite of 3D drawings to view. The CAD file has been released

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Bachmann reveals first 2020 product announcements

The first of Bachmann’s product announcements for 2020 took place on February 4/5 with the manufacturer revealing a collection of new ‘OO’ gauge models for release through February-April. The manufacturer has changed its routine for product announcements and will now

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MARCH ISSUE ON SALE NOW!

The latest issue of Hornby Magazine – HM153, March 2020 – is on sale now offering more than 180 pages with 164 page issue and a FREE 24-page Beginners’ Guide to Layout Construction supplement. Highlights of this issue include an

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Save the date for the 2020 Great Electric Train Show

The Hornby Magazine team is preparing for the 2020 Great Electric Train Show which will take place on the weekend of October 10/11 at the Marshall Arena in Milton Keynes. The event will feature at least 30 working layouts, more

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LNER ‘J26’ heads up Oxford Rail 2020 range

Oxford Rail unveiled its new 2020 catalogue range at the London Toyfair in January. Four newly tooled ‘OO’ gauge projects have been added, including a London and North Eastern Railway (LNER) ‘J26’ 0-6-0, Cowans Sheldon Standard 15ton crane, Great Eastern

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‘N’uclear KUA Materialises

Revolution Trains has received the first Engineering Prototype (EP) sample of its forthcoming ‘N’ gauge KUA nuclear flask quad-bogie wagon for evaluation. Revolution Trains is offering both wagons as a limited-run twin-pack, with correct running numbers and variances between markings

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Accurascale ‘OO’ Deltic Delayed

Accurascale’s new ‘OO’ gauge Class 55 ‘Deltic’ project has been delayed to enable further improvements to be made to the tooling of the company’s first ready-to-run locomotive. Accurascale has said that some retooling will be required which has pushed the

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Cavalex halts progress on ‘OO’ Class 91

Cavalex has announced that it has stopped work on its planned ‘OO’ gauge Class 91 Bo-Bo electric. The decision comes following the disclosure in January that Hornby is developing a new model of the prototype too (HM152). In an update

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Pioneer Class 97 for Accurascale

Network Rail pioneer Class 97 97301 is the latest ‘OO’ gauge project to be unveiled by Accurascale and the first in a range of special edition Accurascale Exclusives which will only be available through the company’s website. This latest Class

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FEBRUARY ISSUE OUT NOW!

The latest issue of Hornby Magazine – HM152, February 2020 – is on sale now offering a full rundown on Hornby’s 2020 centenary year catalogue launch in the news, a competition to win Hornby’s brand new model of Stephenson’s Rocket

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