Bachmann VGA Van – OO Scale

Bachmann VGA Van – OO ScaleScore 90%Score 90%

Bachmann VGA van. A long wheelbase 46-ton van used for general merchandise & MOD traffic. Various liveries include BR Railfreight, EWS, Transrail & also Lovat Spring Water. Originally released in 1998 by Bachmann, it was retooled & re-released in 2000 to Bachman’s Blue Ribbon standard. The model features fine scale profile wheels, wire handrails, small removable tension lock couplings with NEM coupling sockets. Finely moulded details, excellent fine detailed print & livery application. Weathered versions have also been produced by Bachmann as well. Bachmann states that this model is to run on curves no tighter than 2nd radius.

 

 

Key Features:

 

  • Small tension lock couplers
  • NEM sockets
  • Fine-scale wheels
  • Wire handrails
  • Various liveries BR, EWS, Lovat Spring, Transrail
  • Weathered versions available
  • Era: 1980’s – Onwards
  • OO / 1:76 scale

Manufacturers Part Nos. Range from 33-275 to 33-277 (early tooling)

37-600 to 37-607 (revised tooling)

  • 33-275
  • 33-276
  • 33-277
  • 37-601A
  • 37-607
  • 37-605
  • 37-604
  • 37-601A
  • 37-602
  • 37-603
  • 37-602A
  • 37-606
  • 37-600
  • 37-607
  • 37-600A
  • 37-603
  • 37-606A
  • 37-603A
  • 37-601Z (Lovat Spring Water) twin pack

 

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Review

90%

Summary Essential modern image wagon for anyone running their layout from the early 1980s onwards. Well, detailed, decoration & build quality.

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