Bowande is the brand name of
Wuhu Brand Arts & Crafts, a prolific and experienced
manufacturer of live steam, and electric, model locomotives.
Following the co-operative development of Silver Crest
Models Gauge 3 Britannia Wuhu Brand Arts & Crafts requested
that we act as sales & service agent for their extensive
range of Gauge 1 live steam models.
All Bowande models offer excellent value for money.
The LNER A4 is an exciting example of the new wave of
technically superior models available at circa 60% of the
price of the market leading brand. Specified by Mike Pavie,
an award winning model engineer, the LNER A4 is a quality
model featuring 3 working cylinders with correct pattern
Gresley conjugating gear.
Our innovative gas firing solution, using a near silent flat
ceramic burner, puts old-style "poker" burner solutions in
the shade. This, and other improvements, are destined to
become standard features on all new Bowande developments
propelling them to the forefront of quality at an affordable
Your guarantee of quality..
Mike Pavie has issued a QA procedure to Bowande for
integration into their own standard quality control process.
Every Bowande model is subject to a pre-delivery inspection
to ensure it meets the standards we require from both a
technical and cosmetic standpoint.
Full 12 months warranty..
We are so confident that you will be delighted with your
Bowande model that we are willing to offer a full 12 months
warranty backed by Silver Crest Models Limited. During this
time we will replace any parts that fail free of charge,
including fitting (excluded fair wear and tear). Silver
Crest Models extends full after sales back-up to any of its
customers. Your 100% satisfaction is our aim. Buy with
Please feel free to ask us any questions in advance of