Gauge 1 Aster BR Green Std Class 9F 2-10-0 "Evening Star" R/N 92220 Live Steam Built By Dave Stick

**Professionally Built by Dave Stick**Stunning Rare Aster Classic Named Live Steam Edition**Superb Near Mint**

Code:
J39091
Type:
Specials
Live Steam
Gauge 1 & above
Modern
Aster
Material:
Brass/Metal
Weight (g's):
14800
Status:
Available
Quantity:
1
Price:
£5,250.00
Orig Price
£5,999.99

Description:
Gauge 1, Aster, BR, Green, Standard Class 9F, 2-10-0 Loco & Eight Wheel Tender Named "Evening Star" R/N 92220.

Solid brass & metal construction. Professionally built by the famous well known Aster builder Dace Stick. One of his own personal display collection locos.

This edition was first kit to be built in the UK and was the subject of a series of articles by me published both in the G1MRA Journal by request of Aster UK. Later it was also published on the US website, Southern steam trains.

Superb collectors very rare and much sought after live steam edition which would certainly enhance any collectors layout.

It is in superb condition & has seen very little running and is in beautiful condition and has been kept mainly as a mantle shelf display edition model.

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

Specifications: Scale: 1/32 – Gauge One [45mm] Total Length: 627 mm (24.685 Inches)
Wheel arrangement: 2-10-0 Main Driving Wheel: 46.8 mm Leading Truck Wheel: 28 mm, Minimum operating track radius: 2 metres (6 1/2 feet) ,

Cylinders: 2 Cylinders with Piston Valves and Cylinder Drain Valves, Cylinder Bores: 13 mm x Stroke 22 mm, Piston Valve bore/stroke: 6 mm x 6 mm, Steam Port: 2mm x 6mm, Valve Gear: Walchaert,

Valve Cut off 75% (full gear),
Lubricator: Roscoe Displacement Type with oil tank behind front buffer, Axle Driven Pump: Bore 5 mm x Ram Stroke 5.6 mm, Boiler: C Type with 8 mm water tubes and superheater,

Boiler Capacity: Water 255 cc at 80% full, Normal Working Pressure:3-4 kg/sq. cm
Three tube Alcohol Burner, Controls & Fittings: Regulator Valve, Blower Valve, Reversing gear, Cylinder Drain Valve Handle, By-pass Valve, 2 x Safety Valves,

Blow-down valve, Water level sight glass, Boiler Pressure Gauge, Fuel: Meths. Alcohol tank capacity approx. 200cc, Tender: Water tank mounted hand pump and fuel tank and fitted with a removable coal load.

Boxed in its original kit box which all will be carefully packed for the posting/shipping of them. Also supplied with its assembly drawing manual and its original boiler certificate.

Overall a superb collectors edition built by as per description by the famous professional live steam expert Dave Stick. An edition that would certainly enhance any collectors layout.