A much loved 'British' outline saddle tank. Simple to operate but can be enhanced with the many detailing extras from the Locoworks 'Bertie' page, and Roundhouse, all fitted 'in house' by us so that you take delivery of something special and individual to you. Current delivery time is 3-4 weeks from placing your order for a basic engine, a detailed version will take a little longer depanding on the level required. A lining service is now available too. Basic engine price £650 call us on 0191 4693796 to order.
There are many detailing extras for this engine, look on the 'Bertie' page on this site.
Bertie is the third of our 'Basic Series' locomotives.
Saddle tanks were probably the most common type of small locomotive found on British narrow gauge railways and Bertie is typical of the style. Personalise it to your own requirements with the aditional parts and accessories available.
Specification for basic model is :-
0-4-0 inside framed chassis with double acting slide valve cylinders operated by slip eccentric valve gear.
Internal gas firing using the ROUNDHOUSE 'FG' gas system.
Controls fitted as standard are:- steam regulator, safety valve, displacement lubricator and gas regulator.
Dimensions are:- length 280mm, width 118mm, height 145mm, weight 2.1Kg. *NOTE* Insulated wheels are not available on this model and a gas filling adaptor is required.. To further enhance and customise your ‘Bertie’, we offer the following accessory packs available through the Locoworks website under 'Bertie'.
Available in any standard ROUNDHOUSE colour.
32mm or 45mm gauge (non adjustable) please state when ordering.
Pressure gauge with syphon.
Water top up system (including water gauge).
Radio control fittings kit.
Polished brass dome.
Brass chimney cap
Clip on cylinder covers.
Dummy slide bar and crosshead for cylinders.
Dummy slide bar, crosshead, combination lever and union link for cylinders.
Etched brass buffer beam overlay with rivet and bolt head detail painted in buffer beam red.