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Bachmann GWR 12t Shockvan

Bachmann GWR 12t ShockvanScore 75%Score 75%

Bachmann 12t GWR Shock-Absorbing Van

Originally made by Palitoy this model features an updated chassis designed & made by Bachmann using the Palitoy van body released by Bachmann in 1994-95. Offered in six liveries BR dark brown & also grey as well as GWR dark grey. It features 3 vertical white stripes on each side. Moving on 2005-6, the model was again then upgraded to Bachmann’s Blue Ribbon range/standard which includes NEM coupling sockets. One livery in GWR dark grey & eight liveries in BR brown released. 

Later models fetaure as mentioned NEM couplings fine scale wheels and smaller tension lock couplings. The models also feature fine printed details.

 

Key Features:

  • Detail chassis
  • Detailed parts
  • Fine-scale wheels (later model releases)
  • NEM small type tension lock couplings (later model releases)
  • BR & GWR liveries
  • Fine printed details
  • Era 1920’s – 1960’s
  • Some factory weathered versions also available

Bachmann

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37-xxx

 

 

Bachmann

 

33-725

33-726

33-727

37-904

37-902

37902A

37-900

37-900A

37-900

33-736

33-735

33-737

37-90

37-903A

37-901

37-903

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Review

75%

Summary Model starting to show it's age compared to today's latest super detailed models. Essential wagon for BR & GWR steam era & transition, early diesel periods.

Model rating
75%

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