Hornby R3872

GWR, Class 800, Trainbow Train Pack - Era 11

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Prototype Eras
Era 9 (1995 to 2004) Initial Privatisation
Era 11 (2016 to 2023) Current Era

Manufacturer description

Class 800/0 No. 800008 was delivered to Great Western Railway (GWR) on the 7th of June 2018. The train featured a specially designed livery featuring the Pride flag on both driving cars.

The livery was introduced in-order to mark the summer of Pride events taking place across the UK and to celebrate the diverse communities across the GWR network.

Catalogue listing

Brand:
Hornby
Product Code:
R3872
GTIN:
5055286671166
RRP:
£502.49
Catalogue:
2021 Range
Release date:
August 2023

Model details

Finish
Painted
Colour
Grey
DCC status
DCC Ready 8 pin socket
Livery
Great Western Railway (2015)
Minimum radius curve
2nd Radius (438mm)
Motor
5 Pole Skew wound
Gauge
OO
Power pickup
Power Car only
Coupling
NEM / Proprietary coupling between cars. It is possible to couple units in multiple.
Running numbers
811008, 815008, 812003, 813008, 814008
Features
Directional lighting
Interior lighting

Prototype information

Introduced
2018
Locomotive class*
Class 800
Operator
GWR
Wheel arrangement
5 Car Unit
Max speed
125 mph
Designer
Hitachi
Built
2014 to 2018
Built by
Hitachi Kasado (Pre-Production) Hitachi Newton Aycliffe (Production)
Motive power
Electro-diesel Multiple Unit
Coach type
Hitachi Class 800
TOPS classification
MS (Motor Standard)

* Class names often change over the lifespan of a locomotive, so this is not necessarily the class name used by the operator in the period modelled.

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