Gauge 1 Aster 4-6-2 Loco & Tender "Chapelons Nord 231" Live Steam Boxed

**Superb Rare ASTER Live Steam Edition**Factory Built**SUPERB PRICED**

Code:
J32587
Type:
Specials
Live Steam
Gauge 1 & above
Modern
Aster
Material:
Brass/Metal
Weight (g's):
10500
Status:
Available
Quantity:
1
Price:
£4,499.99
Orig Price
£4,999.99

Description:
Gauge 1, Aster, Serial No B012, 4-6-2 Loco & Tender "Chapelons Nord 231" Live Steam.

Factory built solid brass & metal construction. It is in excellent used condition. Appears to have been test fired only.

Superb collectors live steam edition which would certainly enhance any collectors layout. (Certainly rather are editions now to find).

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

Specifications: Scale: 1/32, No. 1 (45 mm)Dimensions Length: 744 mm (Engine 427 mm, Tender 309 mm, Drawbar 18 mm) Width: 96 mm, Height: 132 mm Net Weight: 6.9 kg. (Engine 4.5 kg + Tender 2.4 kg.)

Wheel Arrangement: 231 (4-6-2) Pacific Engine: 4 Cylinder Compound Outside: 2 x High Pressure, Bore 10 mm x Stroke 20 mm Inside: 2 x Low Pressure, Bore 13 mm x Stroke 20 mm Pistons: 2 Rulon Piston Rings fitted on each .

Valve Gear Outside: Walschaert's with screw Reverser Inside: Slip Eccentric Boiler Type: "C" Type (External) dia. 50.8 mm x Length 250 mm with 2 x Fire Tubes (Internal Dia. 15 mm) Pressure: 4.5 kg. Capacity: 250 cc of water at 70 ~ 80%full

Fittings: 2 x Safety Valves, Throttle Valve, Blower Valve, Pressure Gauge, Water Gauge, Check Valve, and Super Heater. Axle Driven Pump: Ram 5 mm x Stroke 5 mm, mounted on main driver's axle.

It comes with its original assembly & operating manual.

Boxed in its original box which it will be carefully packed for the posting/shipping of it. Please note the length of display track is not supplied.

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