Wrekin is a freelance side tank locomotive with design inspirations from Bagnall and Manning Wardle. The loco is internally gas fired with a centre flue boiler. The boiler is fitted with a water gauge glass which will allow for continuous running with the addition of a boiler filler system. The model is gauge adjustable from 32mm to 45mm and has insulated wheels as standard. The axles run in bronze bearings and all the rods and valve gear are manufactured from stainless steel. This particular engine is set at G gauge and is a manual operation although easily convertible to radio control. The cab roof slides back to give access to the gas, water and lubricator fillers. The cab has full rivet detail The boiler is fitted with a water blow down valve and the displacement lubricator has an under floor drain valve. The model is built from stainless steel and brass, and with the correct maintenance, will give a lifetime of pleasure. Scale: 16mm to 1 foot (1:19) Length over couplings:13 ins Gauge: 32mm or 45mm Width: 4 ins Min Radius: 30 ins Height: 6 ¼ ins Weight: 8¼ lbs Boiler: Centre Flue Working Pressure: 60psi Reversing Gear: Piston type, reverse by lever in the cab Fuel: Butane Gas Valve Gear: Simulated Stephensons link Boiler Fittings: Safety valve, pressure gauge, water blow down valve, water level gauge glass. Cab Controls: Steam regulator, gas regulator, reverse lever, lubricator under floor drain valve, under floor water level check valve. Comes with the original operating booklet. The item “Accucraft Live Steam Model Wrekin 0-6-0 Side Tank Locomotive” is in sale since Saturday, October 20, 2018. This item is in the category “Toys & Hobbies\Model Railroads & Trains\Rare Scales\Locomotives”. The seller is “fangq2″ and is located in Orofino, Idaho. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Brand: Accucraft
- Type: Steam Locomotive
- Country/Region of Manufacture: United Arab Emirates