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Standard Class 4MT 2-6-4T from Graham Farish
03/07/2015

Engineering samples of the Standard Class 4MT 2-6-4T locomotives have arrived with the team at Bachmann HQ. 155 of these locomotives were built between July 1951 and May 1957 and they were used on local and branch line services. The first was withdrawn in May 1964 and the last in July 1967. 15 locomotives have been preserved.

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Standard Class 4MT 2-6-4T Engineering Sample


BR Auto Trailers from Bachmann Branchline
22/06/2015

Livery samples for the Auto Trailer in OO scale have arrived with the team at Bachmann HQ. These models represent the 63ft BR (WR) trailer built to diagram A38/A40 and are compatible with Classes 64xx and 4575 tank locos. A detailed under frame including suspended steps and representation of front end cab control apparatus are included along with a host of features such as bogies fitted with all axle phosphor bronze (low friction) bearings, a detailed passenger interior and roof detail including individually fitted GWR style shell vents.

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N Class from Graham Farish
08/06/2015

New in at the Bachmann offices are production samples for the N Class in N scale. Built between 1917 and 1925, these Maunsell-designed mixed traffic locomotives numbered 80 in total and examples ran until the mid-1960s.

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New EFE release
04/06/2015

We are pleased to introduce the latest EFE Exclusive item produced for Bachmann Europe Plc.

E38119 is a Bristol VRT in British Rail Training livery. This Bristol VRT, registered BNU 679G, first entered in to service in 1969, operating in Midland General's fleet. In the 1980s, after a short spell working for Trent Motor Traction Company, it was sold to British Rail to be used as a mobile staff training vehicle by their Department of Mechanical & Electrical Engineering, based at the Railway Technical Centre, London Road, Derby.

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E38119 Front View


Presenting the London Underground S Stock
29/05/2015

Bachmann Europe Plc is pleased to announce a new OO scale model of a London Underground S Stock train made exclusively for the London Transport Museum. Available as a motorised set comprising 4 cars; 2 motorised driving cars and 2 trailer cars. Additional trailer cars are available to authentically complete either S7 or S8 formations.

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The S Stock project has been produced in conjunction with London Transport Museum


Just Plug from Woodland Scenics
28/05/2015

The latest innovation from Woodland Scenics is the Just Plug Lighting System, a complete, quick and easy way to add realism to new and existing layouts and other projects.


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Job vacancy at Bachmann Europe Plc
27/05/2015

We are looking for a full-time Web Developer.
The role would entail:

  • Working with Digital Marketing Assistant to build and launch new company website

  • Developing existing websites, microsites and e-commerce

  • Maximizing SEO for company websites

  • Working closely with IT and Marketing

  • Identifying areas of improvement across the websites


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    PLV/PMV and CCT Vans from Bachmann Branchline
    19/05/2015

    The team at Bachmann Europe Plc is pleased to present livery samples for the PLV, PMV and CCT vans in OO. These wagons incorporate a number of great features including highly detailed under frame equipment including axle brake linkage as accessory items, accurate representation of planking (PLV and PMV have even planks, whereas CCT has 2+2 planking), wire grab rails, separate torpedo vents and a close coupling system with NEM pockets.

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    Product Announcement Coming Soon!
    07/05/2015

    Bachmann Europe Plc is constantly working on new and innovative developments for our collectors to enjoy and cherish. We are delighted to announce that we will soon be revealing our latest Branchline model to the world on the 30th May. Keep an eye on the homepage of our website on this date to find out more about our exciting plans.

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    Bachmann Branchline


    Mk2A Network SouthEast coaches from Graham Farish
    01/05/2015

    New in at Bachmann HQ are livery samples for the Mk2A Network SouthEast coaches in N scale. Impeccably finished in the striking red, white and blue Network SouthEast livery, these models boast a number of great features including correct body profile with gangway and end folding doors, detailed interiors, detailed chassis and underframe for either air or vacuum braking, close coupling mechanism, NEM coupling pockets and buffer beam details (dummy buckeye coupling in drop down position plus air & vacuum pipe details in an accessory bag).

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    374-682


    Hawksworth Coaches from Graham Farish
    30/04/2015

    The team at Bachmann Europe Plc are now in receipt of livery samples for the Hawksworth coaches in N scale. Bachmann are producing models in both crimson & cream and GWR chocolate & cream, giving modellers a number of options to choose from.

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    374-535


    Class E4s from Bachmann Branchline
    15/04/2015


    Production samples for all of the OO Scale Class E4s have now arrived at Bachmann HQ. Built on the back of the particularly successful Class E3 locomotives, the Class E4s started entering traffic in 1899. All bar one survived into British Railways service.

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    New Spring offerings from Bachmann Collectors Club
    02/04/2015

    A club membership is a must-have for any Bachmann fan; as a member you'll receive an extensive membership package, including quarterly editions of our club magazine (the Bachmann Times), a free calendar, a free wagon and a chance to attend our exclusive annual club event.

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    Our new N scale Midland 4F with some limited edition wagons


    TEA Tank Wagons from Bachmann Branchline
    30/03/2015

    Production samples for two new TEA tank wagons are newly arrived at Bachmann HQ. These intricate models feature detailed separate ladder mouldings, prototypical under-frame detail, separate engraved upper catwalk detail, tank filler caps, wire grab rails and bogies with NEM coupling pockets.

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    38-115


    N scale train packs
    24/03/2015

    Due into stock soon are three of our stunning N scale train packs. Packaged in retro style boxes with hand-decorated artwork and full colour certificates, these packs are the perfect choice for the modeller and collector alike, whilst also making the perfect gift for that special occasion.

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    370-300


    NOW AVAILABLE: Dynamis Ultima
    18/03/2015

    We are very pleased to announce the much-anticipated arrival into stock of our newest DCC system, Dynamis Ultima. Perfect for the beginner and experienced DCC user alike, Dynamis Ultima is the versatile wireless choice for your model railway. Order yours at your local stockist today! For more information on the latest DCC system from Bachmann, please visit our dedicated website at www.dynamisdcc.com

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    Scenecraft figures
    18/03/2015

    Four brand new OO figure sets were announced as our new catalogues hit the shelves this month. Our newest additions to the range are a set of Roadside Technicians (36-410) and three sets of farming figures - Modern Farming Figures (36-412), 1940s/50s Arable Farming Figures (36-413) and 1940s/50s Livestock Farming Figures (36-414).

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    Hand painted masters for Horses (36-080 & 379-340)


    Dynamis Ultima
    13/03/2015

    Introducing a new level of sophistication in Digital Command Control systems from Bachmann. As our newest DCC system moves ever closer to arrival, we'd like to remind you of some of the great features you can expect from this product

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    Dynamis Ultima


    Ransomes & Rapier 45 Ton Steam Crane
    09/03/2015

    An exciting new addition to the Bachmann Branchline range the Ransomes & Rapier Cranes were used for both breakdown and re-railing duties, as well as permanent way projects. We will be producing four initial products, 38-800 in SR black livery, 38-801 in GWR black livery, 38-803 in BR red livery and 38-802 in BR black livery with early emblem.

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    38-803


    New N Scale Sound from Graham Farish
    09/03/2015

    The award winning Graham Farish range is taking N scale developments to the next level with the introduction of the first ready to run sound fitted model for the British N scale market. Our popular Class 108 diesel multiple unit will be partnered with the latest generation of DCC sound decoder and speaker giving N scale modellers access to the world of DCC sound for the first time.

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    371-876DS


    2015 N Scenecraft Announcements
    06/03/2015

    The N scale world of Scenecraft buildings also continues to grow, with further items to enhance your layout. Including a selection of structures for station scenes, depot scenes, rural scenes and urban scenes.

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    Scenecraft Power Station Scene


    2015 OO Scenecraft Announcements
    06/03/2015

    The ever-growing Scenecraft range of OO scale hand-painted resin buildings continues to expand in 2015. From the new quayside collection, to the additional Narrow Gauge structures, there is something to please most modellers.

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    Scenecraft Harbour Scene


    2015 Bachmann Europe Announcements
    02/03/2015

    We are very pleased to reveal our new programme for 2015 from Bachmann Branchline and Graham Farish. Make sure you grab you grab a copy of your chosen catalogue from your local retailer in the next week or so.

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    Class 450


    Weed Killing Train by Graham Farish
    02/03/2015

    The 2015 Graham Farish catalogue sees the introduction of the Hunslet-Barclay Weed Killing Train in N scale for the first time. Hunslet Barclay operated a fleet of six Class 20s for use on weed killing duties across the whole of the UK. We will be producing a twin pack of Class 20s (371-035), a twin pack of weed killing coaches (374-992) and a triple pack of weed killing TTA tank wagons (373-786).

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    Class 20 Twin Pack Hunslet-Barclay


    Midland Pullman Train Packs
    02/03/2015

    Following the launch of our special train packs last Summer, 2015 sees the introduction of special train packs in OO and N, featuring the iconic Midland Pullman six-car luxury train. As with the other train packs, it is presented in bespoke packaging with beautiful hand-drawn box artwork.

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