Thursday, June 07, 2018 - 11:57 AM UTC
Heljan has released images of the prototype O gauge model of the Class 50 diesel locomotive
O GAUGE CLASS 50 - FIRST LOOK
”Here are a few quick photos of our new O gauge Class 50. As usual at this stage, it’s an early prototype and subject to change. We have already identified a few areas for improvement.
Release dates will be announced later, but SRP will be £699.00 and six versions will be produced for general sale through Heljan stockists, plus two limited edition exclusives for Hatton’s Model Railways (Departmental blue 50008 and Dutch 50015). “
4020 Un-numbered Rail blue
4021 Un-numbered Large logo BR blue
4022 Un-numbered Original NSE
4023 Un-numbered Revised NSE
4024 50007 Sir Edward Elgar GWR150 green
4025 Railfreight grey 50149 Defiance
”Thanks to The Fifty Fund, who have been a huge help during the research and development stage. Look out for sample(s) of the Heljan Class 50 at the Severn Valley Railway’s Class 50 Golden Jubilee Gala on October 4-6, where we hope to have more developed samples on display.”
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