Roundhouse Locomotives - Alco

Roundhouse Locomotives - Alco

Our Price:  £2,010.00



These items are made to order, please check product description for availability and release dates

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Ref::  ALM-VM32WD
Brand:  Roundhouse

Next Batch TBC*

Alco will be discontinued soon, last orders taken 31st December 2021

The model is of works number 57148 which was built in the same year as 'Mountaineer' and depicts her as running in preservation on the Chemin de Fer Froissy-Cappy-Dompierre in northern France.

It is available with either war department markings - WD and arrow on side tanks and loco number 1257 on front of tank or as CFCD No9 with RL1257 on side tanks and CFCD No9 on buffer beams

The full sized locomotive is currently on the Tacot des Lacs, a preserved railway at Grez sur Loing about 40 miles south east of Paris.

Specification for Alco


‘FG’ type burner.

Outside framed 2-6-2 chassis with two double acting slide valve cylinders operated by simplified Walschaerts type valve gear.

Exhaust enhancer.

Water top-up system and water gauge.

Controls fitted as standard are :- steam regulator, safety valve, pressure gauge, displacement lubricator, gas regulator and reversing gear.

Glazed cab spectacles.

Dimensions (loading gauge) are, Length 365mm over buffers, Width 110mm, Height 145mm, Weight 3.9 Kg. (with Radio Control fitted).

Full radio control is available for both regulator and reversing valve gear using 2.4GHz R/C.

A gauge conversion kit is available separately to allow changing between 32mm and 45mm gauge. Please state gauge when ordering.

Fitted with insulated wheels as standard.

Supplied with etched brass works plates.

Supplied in WD grey with black boiler and domes unless otherwise requested and lettered either WD or RL1257 (please state preference at time of ordering)

*Batch dates are supplied by Roundhouse and we cannot always guarantee space left in a batch, particularly if the model is popular so please only use the batch date as a guide, however we shall contact you if a batch is full and waiting time will be longer.  



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