This version of the 24 has not been produced previously and provides a further visual variant of the popular and useful Derby type 2. Bachmanns models have a heavy diecast chassis and central motor drive to both bogies, with flywheels to maintain smooth running. Era 7.
DCC and Sound ready, 21 pin decoder required for DCC operation, sound decoder and speaker required for sound operation. Directional lighting. Internal (cab) lighting.
DCC Ready. 21-pin decoder required for DCC operation.
Supplied complete with a factory DCC decoder and digital sound system this model brings you the full Deltic experience!
Features of the DCC Ready Hornby model include:
A new and highly detailed model of the BR class 73 electro-diesel locomotive. These locomotives were built as electric locomotives for the Southern region 750v DC third rail system and fitted with a low-power diesel engine to propel the locomotive away from the electric rail. Especially useful for goods and parcels services. Several class 73 locomotives were used to power the Gatwick Express airport services for many years.
DCC 21/22 pin DCC compatibility (22-21 pin conversion board)
A detailed model of the BR class 121 single car diesel multiple unit train finished in the refurbished blue and grey livery as car 55026 with Highland stag logos on the cab ends.