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KUA Nuclear Flask Carrier Twin Pack

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€150,40
SKU ACC2400KUA
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A twin-pack of both KUA Nuclear flask wagons in OO.
2021 Hornby Magazine 'Best wagon of the Year' in OO
 
These impressive wagons were built by Bombardier/Prorail of Wakefield in 1998 and designed to carry spent nuclear fuel from Royal Navy nuclear submarines from their bases at Devonport and Rosyth to Sellafield for disposal and typically ran with double headed Class 37/6 locomotives (also available from Accurascale here)
 
Specification:
  • Highly detailed, accurate scale model
  • Factory-fitted detail parts (brake pipes, lamp irons, etc.)
  • Factory-fitted etched metal details where required
  • Factory-fitted pipework
  • Sprung metal buffers
  • Fully detailed under-frame
  • Blackened metal 12mm disc wheels on metal axles, RP25.110 profile sets with 14.4mm back to backs and 26mm over pinpoints
  • NEM coupler pockets fitted on 'kinematic' mounts with narrow tension lock couplers provided
  • Multiple die-cast chassis parts for ideal weight over axles
  • Length of Wagon, buffer to buffer of 325mm (650mm for the pair of wagons)


Customer Reviews

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Simon Fletcher
Utterly stunning

These are magnificent models. With such a long service life, you’ve got quite a wide range of locos to choose from and still be representative. As with most DRS subjects, you’ve also got a great opportunity to refine your double-heading or top and tailing too. That said, just coupled to a DRS 66 looks spectacular! They are reassuringly heavy, but this only adds to the way that they move; just trundling around seems better than main line speed. The detail as many have observed is outstanding; I could stare at these for hours. I guess lots of us are yearning for a pair of escort coaches now…….

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Craig W.
Great model

Great model of a unique and unusual prototype. Well made and accurate

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Danny Impey
KUA nuclear flask wagons

By far the best accurascale product to date, purchased mine from rails of Sheffield as it was sold out here at accurascale although quite pricey but well worth every penny as it looks absolutely stunning on my layout fantastic weight to them and extremely highly detailed 10 out of 10 top marks

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J.W.
Great Detailed Models

Just received my KUA wagons and they are super detailed and look fantastic on the layout. Great product!

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Richard Bell
KUA Nuclear Flask Wagons

Very high Quality model very pleased better value than the larger model company’s Products Hornsby and Bachman?
Waiting for the Deltic which I expect will be brilliant, if these wagons are anything to go by I hope you continue to produce these high quality products.

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