New Dapol O Gauge Streamlined Railcars 02/11/2020

Announced by Dapol on Saturday at the Gauge O Guild Virtual Show on Youtube is a new batch of O Gauge Streamlined Railcars.

DCC ready and DCC fitted versions available for pre order chocolate & cream / carmine & cream.

DCC ready versions available at £297.50 DCC fitted versions available at £323.00

Expected for release end of Q1 2021.

The Dapol Streamlined Diesel Railcar O Gauge model will have the following features:


  • Operating Directional lighting
  • Operating passenger compartment lighting which includes working wall lights
  • Cab light
  • Two running light configurations
  • On appropriate models the lamp bracket can be exchanged for a working tail lamp for prototypical running
  • DC control switches for DC control of lighting
  • Easy DCC fitting via removable plate.

Chassis & Body

  • Detailed cab interior
  • Separate detail (Handrails, Handles and horns where appropriate)
  • Removable gearbox covers (supplied in accessory pack)
  • Correct flooring height with prototypical two level seating
  • Decorated seating
  • Flush glazing with a single window posed in the slid open position for passenger ventilation
  • Sliding luggage doors
  • Vestigial buffers
  • Heavyweight Diecast chassis
  • Single, low profile, powerful 5 pole skew wound motor driving a single bogie
  • All wheel pick up
  • Engineered for passenger inclusion
  • O gauge society wheel profiles
  • Suitable for Radius 2 curves
  • Expertly applied liveries