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"As an award winning professional model maker I am delighted to be involved in the design and testing of this superb gas-fired live steam model"
Mike Pavie


 

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NEW! GAUGE 3 LMS DUCHESS CLASS – GAS FIRED
 

LMS DUCHESS CLASS
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DUCHESS CLASS - GAS FIRED LIVE STEAM

Many believe the mighty Duchess Class would have taken the world speed record for a steam locomotive if presented with the opportunity.

In our opinion the LMS Duchess Class is the ultimate Gauge 3 model. The model design was specified by Mike Pavie who has previously built a number of Duchess Class locomotives for private customers. The model of City of Birmingham illustrated is representative of the Class when re-built in un-streamlined form.

This gas fired, live steam, model has been under development for 12 months. It features four working cylinders just like the full size prototype. The etched brass casing is constructed by hand to accurately re-create the dramatic lines of the original.

The model features a silver soldered, multi-flue, copper boiler built to the highest standards. It is fired by a near-silent, highly efficient, gas burner fitted with a ceramic fire bed which emits a bright glow visible through the firebox viewing window. The fully sprung locomotive and tender are constructed of stainless steel and brass.

The model will be available in LMS Crimson Lake livery, BR lined green, BR blue and BR maroon. A choice of names and numbers will be offered. The correctly numbered tender will be paired with the locomotive. All models will be built against a firm customer order only. The LMS Duchess Class is the subject of a single batch production in 2018 and once sold there will be no further deliveries of this G3 model until 2021 at the very earliest.

We will only issue a maximum of 10 models worldwide in any one name.

LMS Duchess
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Summary specification:

Silver soldered multi tube copper boiler with blow down valve
4 working cylinders
Gas fired (near silent) ceramic burner
Stainless steel motion
Etched brass body
Axle pump and hand pump
Sprung axles
Lubricator
Automatic drain cocks
Length 1002mm
Turning radius approx. 4 metres
Duchess
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Pricing:
The Duchess (All variants) UK PRICE £5,995.00 + £95.00 SHIPPING

You can secure your model for a deposit of just £995.00. You will be asked for an interim payment of £2,500.00 in January 2018 as the build of your model progresses and a final payment of £2,500.00 in June 2018 in advance of delivery.

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FREE SHIPPING! SAVE £95.00 IF YOU ORDER BEFORE 31st OCTOBER
 

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A FULL COLOUR BROCHURE WILL BE AVAILABLE BY END OCTOBER
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