Revolution Trains Announce New FNA-D Nuclear Flask Carriers

Posted by Warren Bennett on

Revolution Trains have announced a new batch of OO Gauge FNA-D Nuclear Flask Carriers.
Production on these models is expected to begin at Warley in the next few weeks with delivery expected Q1 2023.
Models are being sold as singles at £32.95. Eight differently numbered versions to be produced


Prototype information:
Built by WH Davis from 2014 to replace older nuclear flask wagons.  Used across the network to transport spent fuel from nuclear power stations to Sellafield. The flask wagons typically run in rakes of 1-4 wagons mostly with two locos either double-headed or top-and-tailed.
Model features:
  • Produced under licence from DRS
  • Highly accurate OO gauge model, 1:76.2 scale on 16.5mm track
  • All models share the same livery with 8 different running numbers available
  • Accurate underframe detailing
  • Minimum Radius 438mm (2nd Radius)
  • Bogies include separate brake shoes in line with wheels
  • RP25-110 profile OO gauge wheels on 26mm length, 2mm diameter axles (to make conversion to EM/P4 easy)
  • Sprung buffers
  • Kinetic NEM coupler sockets mounted on the body with mini-tension-lock couplers


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