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Bachmann HEA/HSA/RNA Hopper Wagon

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Bachmann HEA/HSA/RNA Hopper Wagon

Originally released from 1992 onwards using former Mainline tooling, the Mainline tooling dates back to 1976. In 2004, Bachmann retooled the HEA/HSA to their Blue Ribbon Standard. In 2012 an RNA nuclear barrier wagon variant was also released. The retooled upgraded version features an upgraded chassis that includes NEM coupling pockets for removable small style tension lock couplings. Improved details & features fine-scale profile wheels, detailed variations, removable tension lock NEM couplings (retooled version), fine printed details, metal chassis.

The HEA used on coal traffic & mineral traffic. Some were converted to barrier wagons for use on nuclear workings with the FNA wagon. The HEA/HSA/RNA wagon is another essential modern image freight wagon.

Key Features:

  • Fine scale wheels
  • Fine detailed parts
  • Fine printed details
  • Weathered versions
  • RNA Barrier Variant 
  • NEM Socket with removable small tension lock couplings (retooled version)
  • Era Mid/Late 1990’s onwards
  • Liveries: EWS, Mainline, TransRail, ex-Mainline, BR Rail Freight, BR (brown)

33-55X Upwards Original Tooled Version

38-001 Upwards Retooled Version

Original Tooled Version

33-650A BR Weathered HBA

33-550 Railfreight HSA

33-551C Railfreight Weathered  HEA

33-551A Railfreight Weathered HEA

33-551 Railfreight HEA

33-551B Railfreight HSA (With Scottish Saltaire marking)

33-551Z  Railfreight HEA (Ltd Ed)

33-552 Railfreight HEA

33-552A Railfreight Coal Grey Yellow HES Weathered

33-554 Transrail HEA

33-553 Mainline HEA

33-556 Ex-Mainline with graffiti HEA

33-555C EWS HEA

33-555B EWS HEA

33-555A EWS HEA 

33-555 EWS HEA

Retooled Version 2004 Onwards

38-005 BR Weathered HSA

38-005B BR Weathered HSA

38-002 BR Weathered HSA

38-005C BR Weathered HSA

38-005A BR Weathered HSA

38-006A BR Railfreight HEA

38-006B BR Railfreight HEA

38-006C BR Railfreight HEA

38-006 BR Railfreight HEA

38-001 BR Railfreight HEA

38-007 BR Railfreight RNA (Nuclear flask barrier wagon)

38-000Z BR Railfreight RNA (Nuclear flask barrier wagon) Ltd Ed Modelzone

38-008 Mainline HEA

38-000 EWS Weathered HEA

38-004 EWS Weathered HEA

 

 

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Review

90%

Summary Modern image wagon from Bachmann, good runner with good level of detail, livery variations & weathered versions. RNA barrier wagon versions also produced for use with FNA Nuclear Flask Wagon.

Model rating
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