Exclusive to Isle of Wight Steam Railway – EFE Rail Adams O2 W24 Calbourne in 00

Further to the Bachmann Showcase British Railway Announcements yesterday 4th August that saw the ex LSWR Adams O2 0-4-4T introduced as three versions in the EFE Rail range, a further version as W24 Calbourne is being sold exclusively though the Isle of Wight Stream Railway online shop. E85013 W24 Calbourne W24 Calbourne E85013 SR O2 Class 0-4-4T … Continue reading Exclusive to Isle of Wight Steam Railway – EFE Rail Adams O2 W24 Calbourne in 00

Bachmann product British Railways Announcements – Autumn 2021 includes class 47s and EFE Rail Adams O2 class locos

Bachmann Europe have continued their new policy of making quarterly product British Railways Announcements and whilst Covid-19 has stopped any physical showcase event taking place, Bachmann announced the new items in a video that can be seen here:   As usual I round up those items of a SR / BR(s) relevance below: Bachmann  Following … Continue reading Bachmann product British Railways Announcements – Autumn 2021 includes class 47s and EFE Rail Adams O2 class locos

The first ex LSWR Gate Stock sets arrival from Kernow Model Rail Centre

The ex London and South Western Railway (LSWR) Gate Stock sets from Kernow Model rail Centre, were first announced back in 2011 and although the process has been a long one with a few hurdles along the way, the four being produced will shortly be available (they are on the high seas as I post … Continue reading The first ex LSWR Gate Stock sets arrival from Kernow Model Rail Centre

First Pictures – Kernow models O2 – 1st off tooling samples

I am pleased to publish below images of the first off Engineering Prototype (EP) samples for the now seven versions of the Kernow Model Centre Adams 0-4-4T O2 class locomotives (the 7th variation, of 207 in Maunsell lined green was announced here). These images are taken from the first main body parts tooling run are obviously far from complete, with little of … Continue reading First Pictures – Kernow models O2 – 1st off tooling samples

Kernow Adams O2 Tank updated set of CADs

I am please to advise with Kernow Model Centre's permission that the second set of CAD images have arrived from Dapol and Kernow Model Centre along with myself are now in the process of checking these. I am sure there will be further amendments to be made in due course. These Cads reflect the Isle of Wight … Continue reading Kernow Adams O2 Tank updated set of CADs

Kernow Models O2 update and first CADs

The Kernow Model Centre have today released the first off CAD images of the forthcoming Admas O2 commissioned model and have also advised further information as below. It should be noted that being the first off there are still a number of corrections and amendments that are likely to be required. The CAD drawings  have … Continue reading Kernow Models O2 update and first CADs