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  • The Locomotives of Aberbeeg

    Simon Thompson

    Issue 231 (2014)



    Aberbeeg is a demanding layout and Simon Thompson has built his locomotives to work hard. They have to tackle steep gradients, and tight curves, as they perform the duties expected of them on the large Scale 7 exhibition layout. Here he tells us how this has been achieved, and, as he says, 'the real Aberbeeg was a hard place for locomotives to work', and the model is no different

    Tags: diesel locomotives, techniques