Dapol shares first EPs of Class 66

12 August 2021
The manufacturer distributes pre-production sample images of its forthcoming Co-Co RTR models for O gauge.

Dapol has taken delivery of first engineering prototypes of its Class 66 for O gauge. Currently under review, by its design team, the manufacturer has said "it is looking a very impressive model", though states that the model is subject to modification and improvements before models enter production. Artwork is said to be under evaluation by its design team at present, and has yet to be revealed. The original specification of the models can be read here. It is anticipated that models will be delivered in 2022.

Dapol O gauge Class 66

Roof detail on these samples looks impressive, with a high level included inside the cab interior too, including an illuminated dashboard.

Dapol O Gauge Class 66

Detailed bogies feature rotating axlebox covers.

Dapol O gauge Class 66

Models to be offered are as follows:

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  • (7D-066-001) Class 66 66001 EWS
  • (7D-066-002) Class 66 66504 Freightliner Powerhaul
  • (7D-066-003) Class 66 66709 GBRF Sorrento MSC
  • (7D-066-004) Class 66 66421 New DRS
  • (7D-066-005) Class 66 66789 GBRF British Rail 1948 - 1997 BR blue large logo
  • (7D-066-006) Class 66 66783 GBRF BIFFA The Flying Dustman

For further details, current pricing and availability, visit the Dapol website or your local stockist.


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