Class 56

Heljan shows first Class 56 CAD

Heljan has released the first images from its CAD drawing work for the ‘O’ gauge Class 56 Co-Co heavy freight diesel-electric. The drawings are subject to revisions but show the latest progress on the Type 5. The specification includes space

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DCR Class 56 joins 2018 line up

Devon and Cornwall Railways (DCR) green livery is the latest to be reproduced on the Hornby Class 56. Originally expected to form part of the 2019 range, the early arrival of this brand new – and previously unlisted Hornby Class

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VIDEO: Hornby Class 56 with sound for ‘OO’ gauge

In the latest issue of Hornby Magazine we show how to install digital sound into Hornby’s Class 56 for ‘OO’ gauge using a Zimo decoder and 3D printed speaker. Watch the model in action here and read the full step

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BLOG: Best laid plans…

Occasionally, modelling projects don’t always go according to plan… Take my recent experience while changing a diesel locomotive bodyshell, as an example. What should have been a simple task resulted in three locomotives being stripped down for repair! Following a recent

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