REM38: Inspirational modern modelling
FREE with RAIL EXPRESS magazine No. 133:
• News: Bachmann announces a July release date for Class 47, and shows latest pre-production samples. Heljan chooses an original ‘split-box’ machine for its forthcoming ‘O’ gauge release. ViTrains announces three new Class 37/4 reliveries.
• Reviews: Two new books reviewed: Ian Morton’s Aspects of Digital Command Control (DCC) and Bob Essery’s Railway Signalling and Track Plans.
• Features: There are few trains more synonymous with with Scotland’s railways in the 1980s than the Class 47/7 powered push-pull sets that used to work between Edinburgh and Glasgow. We model a set in 4mm scale.
• Others: Barrowmore MRG show off their new dock shunter, scratchbuilt entirely from brass.