|2864: LNER 61FT 6INCH CORRIDOR BRAKE COMPOSITE (2:2) (D34/D324) 1924/1926|
This range of etched sides can be used with other parts from the MJT range to create a metal model of a Gresley teak bodied coach. Alternatively they can be used as the basis of a scratch built model or to adapt a suitable donor vehicle (see for example Model Rail February 2006 - Done in a Trice). The sides are 'multi layered' allowing detail such as beading to be represented accurately. Cast door ventilator hoods, etched hinges and handles are supplied with the sides. Vehicles can be made to complement other proprietary offerings so that authentic express formations can be modelled. The instructions give details of build dates, livery, numbering, etc. These were among the earliest vehicles of this type having been built between 1924 and 1926. All had turnbuckle trussing. During WW2 some had their first class accommodation downgraded to third class with four abreast seating and were re-designated D324.
To make a complete coach the modeller should consider:
(OO Gauge / 4mm Scale)