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Offline marco neri

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Real or fantasy
« on: November 15, 2017, 11:04:22 pm »
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I don t know about it (iv euro versionn)....but this type of ballast hopper marked BR....has ran on UK tracks really...or is it a Minitrix fantasy?
Thanks in advance
Marco


https://hattonsimages.blob.core.windows.net/products/13575-LN_3353624_Qty1_1.jpg
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Re: Real or fantasy
« Reply #1 on: November 16, 2017, 12:27:41 am »
:hellosign:
I don t know about it (iv euro versionn)....but this type of ballast hopper marked BR....has ran on UK tracks really...or is it a Minitrix fantasy?
Thanks in advance
Marco


https://hattonsimages.blob.core.windows.net/products/13575-LN_3353624_Qty1_1.jpg

I highly doubt it is a British prototype; a quick google for "BR HOP 21" reveals e.g. this: http://paulbartlett.zenfolio.com/lnerrebodyhopper/h323E8EF0#h323e8ef0
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Re: Real or fantasy
« Reply #2 on: November 16, 2017, 01:14:51 am »
Definitely the product of someone's fevered imagination  :D :D

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Re: Real or fantasy
« Reply #3 on: November 16, 2017, 02:01:46 am »
Fantasy. As with quite a few early British N gauge models where European manufacturers tried to 'help' by producing something for the UK market.

especially applied to Lima products



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Re: Real or fantasy
« Reply #4 on: November 16, 2017, 07:49:34 am »
Ok,
I did imagine...
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