Gauge 1 Aster NYC & St.L "Nickel Plate Road 779 Berkshire" 2-8-4 Loco & Tender Live Steam

*Superb RARE Unsteamed as NEW Collectors Live Steam ASTER Edition**Superb Priced**

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Gauge 1, Aster, NYC & St. L, "Nickel Plate Road 779 Berkshire" 2-8-4 Loco & Eight Wheel Tender.

Solid brass & metal construction. Unsteamed as new condition. Stunning highly detailed collectors live steam edition which would certainly enhance any collectors layout.

Full of realistic & superb detailing including its cab works detail with pressure Gauge, etc.

Specifications: Scale/Gauge: 1/32, 45 mm Gauge One) Weight: 11.5 kg (Engine 7.5 kg +Tender 4.0 kg), (25.35 lbs.) Length: o.b. 1000 mm, (39.5 inches) Height: 153 mm. (6. inches), Width: 110 mm (4.25 inches)

Wheel Arrangement: 2-8-4 - Berkshire type
Driving Wheels: 53.0 mm dia. (2.08 inches)
Leading Wheels: 27.0 mm dia, Trailing Pony: 27.0 mm (front) 34mm (rear) dia Tender Wheel Arrangement: 2 x 3 axle trucks (Buckeye Trucks) - 27 mm disc wheels

Cylinders: 2 cylinders, with slide valves
Bore: 15 mm x Stroke 24 mm - Working drain cocks Valve gear: Baker Valve Gear Reverser: Lever

Boiler Type: Simplified Locomotive Boiler (with dry firebox sides) and three flue tubes, Pressure: 3 / 4 kg/cm2 Water capacity: 450 cc (at 80% full)

Fittings: 2 x Safety valves, Gauge Glass, throttle, Blower Valve. Blow down Valve, Pressure gauge, Bypass Valve, Superheater, and Whistle. Feed Water Pump: Axle Driven Pump (bore 5 mm x ram stroke 6 mm.)

Lubricator: Roscoe displacement type Tender: Hand operated pump, Fuel Tank 500cc at 80% full of Methylated Spirit, Removable Water Capacity: 700 cc (80% full), Minimum Radius: 3.0 meters (10 feet).

Its many other specifications are supplied with its original assembly & operating manual.

Although it is unboxed it will be carefully packed for the posting/shipping of it. Please note the display length of track is not supplied.

Included in the sale of this Locomotive is a complimentary 'Run-in Service' certificate, more details available on request.