Bachmann 32-137 Prairie Tank No:5500 Plain Black Early Emblem
This model tooling of the GWR class 4575 2-6-2T released from 2004 onwards with the one featured in this article dating from year of first release. Models released 2013 onwards have DCC 8 pin decoder sockets. The one featured in this article is in British Railways plain black livery with early BR emblem. Model has a heavy diecast chassis block for improved haulage power. Other details include highly detailed cab, sprung buffers, metal chimney, wire hand rails & fine scale wheels. Couplings are the removable small tension lock type with NEM sockets.
Various liveries on this model tooling include:
- BR plain black
- BR lined green
- Early & later BR emblems
- London LT maroon
- NEM Sockets
- Fine detailed parts
- Fine printed details
- Wire hand rails
- Liveries: Various
- Fine scale wheels
- DCC ready – dcc socket 8 pin (2013 releases onwards)
- Sprung buffers
- Era: 1924 – 1966
- OO / 1:76 scale
Manufacturers Part Nos: 32-1xx
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Summary Good runner with lots of features. Good value for money. DCC Ready with 8 pin decoder socket.