On Facebook, LGB states production has started on the first production of the new Saxon type VI K steam locomotive (Art No. 20480). The 5-axle DR locomotive with road number 99 653 is scheduled for delivery in the fourth quarter of 2017, and will be available for € 1.799,99 (MSRP).
LGB updated the list with planned delivery dates for their 2017 New Items.
Link: LGB Delivery Dates August 2017 (PDF < 1 MB)
This month, the following items will be delivered (worldwide delivery may vary):
- 21428 Electric Locomotive Ge 4/4 III “Glacier on Tour”, RhB VI
- 28441 Electric Locomotive Ge 4/4 II
- 33350 Observation Car DR w/ Sound
- 36575 Dining Car D&RGW
- 40268 Saxon Conductor’s Car 1495K, Era VI
- 40881 High-Side Gondola RhB
- 40983 Hopper Car, DR IV
- 42636 Boxcar ÖBB
- 42637 High-Side Gondola ÖBB
- 42639 Boxcar DR
The following 2017 New Items from PIKO are now available (worldwide delivery may vary):
- 36311 Car Load for Ore Car
- 36312 Car Load for Hopper Car
- 38246 Steam Locomotive with Tender ‘Camelback’ Christmas (Digital with Sound and Smoke)
- 38748 Tank Car ‘Sinclair’
- 38749 High-Side Gondola w/ Pipe Load D&RGW
- 38875 Christmas Car 2017
Following the release of the HSB ‘Traditionszug’ last year, Train Line announced the Harz passenger cars in the DR ‘Wappenwagen’ style. The four-axle passenger cars are available in two set of two cars each.
- Art No. 3040700 – DR Wappenwagen 902-303(T) & DR Wappenwagen 909-103(T)
- Art No. 3040701 – DR Wappenwagen 900-455(T) & DR Wappenwagen 909-102(T)
Note: Samples shown, the car numbers do not match the description.
MSRP € 499,00 / set.
Source: Train Line
Bachmann is now shipping their Eggliners to retailers. The ex-Aristo Eggliners will be available in five paint schemes:
- Art No. 96276 – Eggliner Christmas
- Art No. 96277 – Eggliner Easter
- Art No. 96278 – Eggliner Independence Day
- Art No. 96279 – Eggliner Halloween
- Art No. 96280 – Eggliner Ladybug
MSRP $ 219,00.
Replacement motor blocks will also be available soon.
Source: Reindeer Pass