Class 55 Locomotive

Built by English Electric between 1961 and 1962, 22 of these 105 tonnes, 100 mph locos were produced.

Powered by two Napier Deltic T18-25 engines producing 1650 hp at 1500 rpm, the electric transmission was delivered through six EE 538 axle-hung traction motors.

The one piece fibre glass moulded body of this 5” Gauge model, can be mounted on either fabricated side frame bogies or cast type, depending on preference.


Prices ( inc VAT)
Complete set of drawings (5.)” £ 45.00
Body moulding, unpainted as moulded. £ 610.00
Individual castings and components.  
Machined kit for self assembly - unpainted components, body as moulded. Battery(ies)/ Controllers not included. £3185.00

Ready to Run - complete body painted in one base colour but with no added detail. Windows and cab sided unglazed. Battery(ies)/ Controllers not included.

Ready to Run - as above but with custom livery and running numbers plus detailed transfers. From £5060.00


Gauge Length Width Height Weight*
5” 72 1/2” 9 1/2” 13 1/2” 130lbs**


Body Moulding Dimensions
Gauge Length Width Height Weight
5” 1740mm 210mm 250mm 8.75kg

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