On their Facebook page, ‘Volldampf’ posted three pictures of a ‘surprise’ new item from LGB: the Rhaetian Railway (RhB) Ge 4/4 II electric locomotive in a ‘100 Jahre Chur-Arosa’ celebration livery. According to Volldampf, the new locomotive will be available in 2016.
LGB has introduced several other celebration liveries for the RhB Ge 4/4 II in the past, here’s an overview:
- 28435 ‘100 Jahre Berninabahn’
- 28437 ‘100 Jahre Chur-Disentis’
- 28438 ‘100 Jahre Bever-Scuol’
- 28439 ‘125 Jahre RhB’
Link: Facebook – Volldampf
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According to the POLA G website, the following 2015 new items are now available:
331781 General store
333217 Letterbox with post
333218 Water hydrants
333219 Grandfather clock
333220 Wall clock
Link: POLA G
Train Line is now delivering the historic ‘Traditionswagen’ set (Art.No. 3035751) in service of the Rhaetian Railway (RhB). The set of three passenger cars comes with road numbers B 2245, B 2246 and B 2247 in a green livery. Metal V-spoked wheels are fitted standard.
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Link: Train Line
Bachmann is now shipping two new switches. The 30 degree 4′ diameter switch (4 ft = 121 cm diameter = similar to LGB and PIKO R1) comes in brass, and is available as a left and right switch for $ 55,00 (~ € 50,00) each.
- 94658 30 Degree 4′ Diameter Turnout Right
- 94659 30 Degree 4′ Diameter Turnout Left
Also shipping is a new manual switch stand (Art.No. 94648) for $ 17,00 (~ € 15,60).
Link: Bachmann Trains