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Meet Us at The Model Railway Club, London this Thursday!

Meet Us at The Model Railway Club, London this Thursday!

Sometimes we like to do short notice here at Accurascale. However, even by our standards we are really pushing it with our latest event! We would dearly love for you to join us for an enjoyable evening of model railway related chat this Thursday (August 9th) at the wonderful Model Railway Club, owners of such […]
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Pre-TOPS HUO wagons now in stock! 

Pre-TOPS HUO wagons now in stock! 

We are delighted to announce that our first British outline model, the BR 24 ton coal hopper (HOP 24 and later HUO under the BR TOPS system) has arrived in stock! A total of 5,263 wagons were built by BR from 1954 for transporting coal and coke throughout Britain until their withdrawal in the 1980s, […]
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TOPs HUO Hoppers Now Available to Pre-order

TOPs HUO Hoppers Now Available to Pre-order

With the pre-TOPs HOP 24 / HUO production nearing completion at our factory, we are now taking pre-orders for the TOPs variant ahead of a September 2018 release. A total of 5,263 of these wagons were built by BR from 1954 for transporting coal and coke throughout Britain until their withdrawal in the mid-1980s. The […]
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HOP 24 / HUO Production Samples Arrive for Review

HOP 24 / HUO Production Samples Arrive for Review

The latest landmark in our first British outline model was reached this afternoon. We have received production samples of our HOP 24 wagons. As you can see above, they make for an impressive sight when arranged in a full rake! We are delighted with the fine fit and finish that our factory has achieved with these […]
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Accurascale ‘Ready to Weather’ finish explained

Accurascale ‘Ready to Weather’ finish explained

We had a great time at the North Down Model Railway Society exhibition with lots of people showing a great interest in the decorated samples of the HOP24. They also showed up on David Mirolo’s new layout ‘St. David’s TMD’ (which incidentally won best layout at the show!) where they looked right at home. In […]
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First Look at Decorated HOP24 Wagons

First Look at Decorated HOP24 Wagons

Another milestone has been reached by Accurascale in our first British outline project as we received our first decorated samples of our forthcoming HOP 24. The decorated samples shown in accompanying photographs are from pack B, which features the branding, “Load only to Stella North or South Dunston or Blyth Power Stations”. They also display […]
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