O Gauge Heljan class 31, red stripe Railfreight

O Gauge Heljan class 31, red stripe Railfreight

SKU: 31327 1988

Heljan class 31327 Phillips - Imperial.

Red Stripe Railfreight thornaby large numbers.


This loco has been reworked from a Heljan class 31 and modified. The loco has all but the double arrows removed and all new transfers applied, these are supplied from Fox Transfers, and Railtec. With modifications done to the original heljan paint job. The loco has been weathered as it was in the period 1986 until 1990 when it was based at Thornaby. The weathering involves stripping the loco, performing the modifications to the livery, then the first stages of weathering go on. This is then coated with a light matt varnish, another blending coat of weathering using powders, dry brush and wash techniques are applied. This is then has air brush weathering applied with a final coat of protective varnish sprayed on. The loco is the reassembled, reglazed and finished with patches of oil textures to the parts which would have oil on them (Coil springs, around axle boxes and fuel tank filler leaks).

This Locomotive comes boxed and mounted on a wooden plinth. 


UK postage is Free, via DPD two day delivery service.

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  • Technical Specifications

    Twin Motors, A1A - A1A drive.

    LED directional lighting and tail-lights.

    Working Fan, which has been heavily weathered.

    All transfers changed, numbers, data panels, electrication flashes, double arrows, railfreight logos and nameplates

  • Weathering

    Traffic weathering and unkempt.

  • Period

    Circa 1986 to 1990