|2861: LNER 61FT 6INCH CORRIDOR 4 COMPARTMENT BRAKE THIRD (D114) 1929-1939|
This range of etched sides can be used with other parts from the MJT range to create a metal model of a Gresley teak bodied coach. Alternatively they can be used as the basis of a scratch built model or to adapt a suitable donor vehicle (see for example Model Rail February 2006 - Done in a Trice). The sides are 'multi layered' allowing detail such as beading to be represented accurately. Cast door ventilator hoods, etched hinges and handles are supplied with the sides. Vehicles can be made to complement other proprietary offerings so that authentic express formations can be modelled. The instructions give details of build dates, livery, numbering, etc. These were the most numerous of the vestibules brake thirds and were built between 1929 and 1939. They feature both turnbuckle and angle iron trussing. Some saw service in overseas ambulance trains in WW2.
To make a complete coach the modeller should consider:
(OO Gauge / 4mm Scale)