"Standard Class 4 Tank" by Chris Barron

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BRITISH RAILWAYS 2 CYLINDER 2-6-4 TANK LOCOMOTIVE

2" GAUGE ~ 17/32" - 1' SCALE

The British Railways "Standard" tanks were introduced in 1951 and would eventually number fifty five of which all but one were named. They were used on branch line passenger duties all over the network.

A scale model with a choice of piston or slide valve cylinders, it is nevertheless an easy to machine and construct locomotive.

The Drawing set comprises:-

Sheet 01 General arrangement & main frame Sheet 08 Brake gear details
Sheet 02 Main frame stretchers Sheet 09 Boiler arrangement
Sheet 03 Driving/coupled wheels & main axleboxes    Sheet 10 Superheater & smokebox
Sheet 04 Piston valve cylinders Sheet 11 Reverser & firegrate
Sheet 05 Slide valve cylinders Sheet 12 Locomotive superstructure
Sheet 06 Valve gear details Sheet 13 Running gear
Sheet 07 Pony & trailing truck

Castings available include :-


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This page was last changed on 06/05/2016