‘Russell’ is based on the well known 2-6-2 tank locomotive still running today on the Welsh Highland Railway in North Wales. Built by The Hunslet Engine Co. Ltd. of Leeds in 1906, it has undergone a number of changes over the years and the model depicts it as running in the early 1920's and as it currently appears.
Technical specifications for 'Russell'.
2-6-2 outside framed chassis with two double acting slide valve cylinders.
Simplified Walschaerts type valve gear.
Internal gas firing using our ‘FG’ type burner.
Controls fitted as standard are :- steam regulator, safety valve, pressure gauge, displacement lubricator, gas regulator and reversing gear.
Exhaust Enhancer fitted as standard.
Overall dimensions (loading gauge), length 356mm, width 115mm, height 150mm.
Weight 3.58 Kg.
Full radio control is available for both regulator and reversing valve gear.
An optional gauge conversion kit is available which allows changing between 32mm and 45m gauge. Please state gauge when ordering.
Available in any standard ROUNDHOUSE colour.
Also available with insulated wheels.
‘RUSSELL’ name and works plates are included.
For any more information please don't hesitate to give us a bell on 07816 963463
Manual : £1625
Radio Controlled : £1797