REM41: Quality D&E era modelling
FREE with RAIL EXPRESS magazine No. 136:
• News: Hornby releases the first images of its forthcoming all-new Class 56, Dapol confirms that it is to go ahead with its proposed FEA container flat, ViTrains produces the Class 37/0 and Bachmann shows new 2mm and 4mm scale projects.
• Exhibitions: The Gauge O Guild’s Guildex 2007 event and the N Gauge Society’s 40th anniversary exhibition are profiled. We also take a look at the progress of the Scalefour Society/DEMU layout challenge ahead of Scaleforum in late September.
• Features: The second part of REM’s nuclear feature explores the present day Direct Rail Services operation, including formations. There is also a comprehensive feature on DRS’ Class 37/6 locomotives, which includes a detailing feature on 37612.
• Others: The Mostyn team preview their scratchbuilt long-welded rail wagons, and give a quick critique of the new Bachmann Class 47.