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7 1/4 inch gauge Hunslet 0-4-0ST with slate wagon driving truck - stock code 8214

A well-built 7 1/4 inch gauge Hunslet to Alan Ruston's excellent "Elidir" design - this is the 3 inch scale version that will go in the back of a car, rather than the Milner/Marsh 4 inch scale one which is a trailer job.


It's come to us from a long-time customer, along with a Kerr Stuart "Wren" which he bought from us some years ago - anno domini has meant a move into 16mm scale narrow gauge (which I must admit is looking increasingly appealing as the years go by, I quite like the idea of an engine you can tuck under your arm when you're finished running for the day).


In good order, it steams freely and runs well. Complete with a slate wagon style driving truck and set of drawings.
length/inches 42
width/inches 17 1/2
height/inches 30
weight/kg est 120
wheel material cast iron
axlebox type plain bearing
cylinder material cast iron
valve type slide
valve gear Stephensons
reverser type pole
lubricator type mechanical
injector(s) 2
boiler number DC10
year built 2008
boiler maker non-commercial
CE mark n/a - non-commercial
working pressure/psi 85
boiler type locomotive
boiler material copper
boiler construction silver soldered
hydraulic test valid to 28/Oct/2022
steam test valid to 29/Dec/2019
safety valve(s) 2
safety valve type spring
mechanical pump 1
whistle yes