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Class D11s from Bachmann Branchline
22/10/2014

Production samples for two new Branchline D11s are new in at Bachmann HQ. Featuring a heavy die-cast running plate, detailed cab interiors and detailed smokebox chamber with opening doors, these D11/2s are also built to Scottish loading gauge for an even more authentic finish.

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31-138 Front view


Pipe Wagons from Bachmann Branchline
17/10/2014

New arrivals at Bachmann Europe Plc this week include production samples for the pipe wagons in OO scale. We are producing models based on the Diagram 1/462 wagon with RCH long link brakes of which 630 were built in all. The models are vacuum fitted and supplied with pipes and also feature separately fitted door stops and all-new tooling. In addition, they feature a detailed under frame with tie bar between axle boxes.

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38-700


Class 31s from Graham Farish
14/10/2014

Decorated samples for the Class 31s in N scale have just arrived with the team at Bachmann HQ. These finely detailed models incorporate a number of great features including two body versions (end cab doors or plated over), engraved roof fan detail enclosed with an etched grille, prototypical detailed AIA-AIA bogie with four-axle drive & pickup, illuminated headcode boxes with bi-directional lighting, powerful twin flywheel mechanism and a 6 pin decoder socket.

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371-112


Introducing the latest EFE release
13/10/2014

Our latest EFE item, E38118 Bristol VRT - Eastern National, depicts a well-known Express Bus Service to London. E38118 is priced at an RRP of £32.75. Our model depicts SMS 31H, which operated out of the Wood Green (WG) garage and ran on fleet number 3005. This vehicle is shown operating on the popular limited stop route 400, which ran between the Essex seaside town of Southend and London Victoria.

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E38118 Front View


Administrator is required for Bachmann's Service Department.
08/10/2014

The role will encompass booking in customers' models that have been sent in for servicing or repair and for returning the completed items to them. The department also supplies spare parts for customers to fit themselves and provides technical help. The role also includes checking and logging of returns from dealers.

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Class 43 Warships from Bachmann Branchline
30/09/2014

Newly arrived at Bachmann HQ are the engineering samples for the Class 43 Warships in OO scale. Featuring completely new tooling, highly detailed bogies, optional open/closed roof vents, etched roof grilles, coupler or front valance option and an illuminated head code, marker lights and cab interior, these models are set to be great additions to our Branchline range.

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Class 43 Engineering Sample


Notice regarding train set splitting
26/09/2014

We are receiving complaints from customers that items sold in recently released train sets are being sold separately and as a result items are being damaged in transit from the dealer to them as they are being sold without adequate packaging. The individual components are designed to fit into specially designed foam trays within each box to hold each of the items securely.

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New release from EFE
24/09/2014

The latest release from EFE is E16137. This striking Leyland PD2 Highbridge bus is decorated in the later cream and blue livery of Ireland's C.I.E. (Coras Iompair Eireann) Bus Company and carries the broken wheel logo.
Based in the Dublin area, this PD2 is shown working on local route A78 to Aston's Quay. Registered ZJ 1388 and running on fleet number R428, it carries colourful side adverts for Amicardo Irish Sherry and Fruitfield Jam.
This bus is available for £32.95 and quantities are limited. Be sure to place your order today!


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E16137 front view


NMRA 2014 - Bachmann Trains' New Announcements
23/09/2014

Established in 1988, the National Train Show is held annually by the National Model Railroad Association and is a nationally sponsored combined industry trade and public train show, promoting the model railroading hobby. Held at the New Cleveland Convention Center between the 18th and 20th July 2014, the show provided the perfect opportunity for Bachmann Trains' New Announcements to be revealed.

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Item No 51102


The Great Electric Train Show
18/09/2014

The Great Electric Train Show returns, bigger and better than ever to The Heritage Motor Centre, Warwickshire on October 11 - 12 2014. Over 25 layouts in a variety of gauges and eras are set to attend with highlights including Southampton Model Railway Society's 'O' gauge Casterbridge, Warton Road in Gauge 3 and Abbey Road representing London Underground operations. Visitors can also stock up on essential modelling items from the variety of traders, or pick up tips and advice in the 'skills zone' with expert demonstrations.

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The Great Electric Train Show


Hawksworth Coaches from Graham Farish
16/09/2014

Fresh from display at the International N Gauge Show are the engineering samples for the Hawksworth coaches in N scale. The range encompasses four detailed prototypes - 3rd, Brake 3rd, Composite & Full Brake. They feature close coupling mechanism with NEM coupling pockets, end corridor gangways with support bracket detail, GWR 9' style bogies with steps and correct blue axlebox covers, compartment interiors with profiled seats, and detailed underframe and chassis equipment with correct GWR style buffers.

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374-535 engineering sample close-up


Bogie B Luggage Vans from Graham Farish
16/09/2014

New in at Bachmann HQ are the engineering samples for the Bogie B Luggage Vans in N scale. These finely detailed models incorporate close coupling mechanism with NEM coupling pockets, roof detail variations, with or without the guard's periscope and stove pipe, detailed underframe including options for SR or BR equipment plus correct style oval buffer heads and prototypical detailed body sides and ends.

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374-630 engineering sample


W Britain Fall 2014 announcements
12/09/2014

W.Britain has just revealed its exciting new collection of Fall announcements. The new catalogue includes 37 new pieces, plus two UK exclusive editions. Ranges represented are:

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W.Britain Christmas Truce


Imminent arrival from EFE
12/09/2014

The first Bachmann-exclusive EFE model is due in at Bachmann HQ in the next few weeks. The model is of a Leyland PD2 Highbridge bus of Southern Ireland, with Registration No. ZJ 1397 and Fleet No. R437. It is decorated in the CIE livery with advertisements for Amicardo Irish Sherry on one side and Cork Dry Gin on the other side. The destination for the vehicle is 'Botar Na Tra - Salthill' and it is priced at £32.75

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E16136 Leyland PD2 Highbridge


21 Ton Grain Hoppers from Bachmann Branchline
04/09/2014

The latest arrivals at Bachmann HQ are the engineering samples for the 21 Ton Grain Hopper Wagons in OO scale. The 21 Ton BR Bulk Grain Hopper was derived from the former LMS type, but was of welded rather than riveted construction.

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38-601 & 38-602 engineering sample


 

 

 

 

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