Tag Archives: Standard Gauge

Roll Out PIKO G Scale BR 118

PIKO celebrated the upcoming release of their new BR 118 diesel locomotive with a “Roll Out” event for selected members of the press.

The press release is available in German only, but you’ll find a nice selection of photos at the bottom of the page: piko.de – Roll Out: Gartenbahn Diesellok BR 118 #37570 [DE].

PIKO G 37570 BR 118 Roll Out

PIKO G 37570 BR 118 Roll Out

The BR 118 will be released next month, and will cost € 450,00 (MSRP).

Source: PIKO

Accucraft 1:20,3 and 1:32 Scale 2016 Year-End Specials

Accucraft is having year-end specials on select locomotives and rolling stock in both 1:20,3 and 1:32 scale.

The specials for 1:20,3 scale include the following models:

  • West Side Lumber Co. #3 Heisler, Live Steam + 2 FREE Short Logging Cars
  • Baldwin 4-4-0 American, Live Steam + 2 FREE Data Only Box Cars
  • Mogul 2-6-0, Live Steam + 2 FREE Data Only Box cars
  • Plantation 0-4-2 “Iuki”, Live Steam + 2 FREE AM32-110A Short Flat Cars OR 2 FREE AM20-110A Iron Mountain Coal Cars

1:32 scale:

  • Canadian Pacific ‘Royal Hudson’ 4-6-2 + 2 FREE CP Passenger Cars
  • Pennsylvania T-1 class 4-4-4-4 + 3 FREE Pennsy Passenger Cars
  • Union Pacific 4-8-8-4 “Big Boy”, live steam + 12 FREE 1:32 scale 40’ box cars
  • Southern Pacific M-6 class 2-6-0 in electric + 6 FREE 1:32 scale 40’ box cars

Source: Accucraft

PIKO V 36 Special Offer

PIKO is currently offering some discounts in their webshop, including one item for G scale. The German DB V 36 diesel locomotive (Art.No. 37530) is offered with an 28 percent discount. The loco now costs € 249,99 instead of € 348,00 (MSRP). The special offer ends on 31 May. Link: piko-shop.de – V 36

Grootspoor.com is also offering the same locomotive at a sale price of just € 189,00 (46 percent discount). The website shows 5 locomotives are in stock, so they might sell out fast. Link: Grootspoor.com – PIKO V 36

PIKO G 37530 V 36 Diesel

Source: PIKO, Grootspoor